We can’t wait to host our second annual X conference for creative womxn. The one-day event is happening in Jo’burg on Saturday, 13 August 2016 at Laerskool Jan Celliers. Doors open at 8:30am and talks will begin at 9am. Read on for everything else you need to know.
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This year we’ve got an amazing lineup of speakers including renowned artist Zanele Muholi, writer and strategist Dinika Govender, comedy collective Thenx Ladies, performance artist Anthea Moys, Prufrock editor Helen Sullivan, writer and performer Koleka Putuma, author Mohale Moshigo, jewellery maker and entrepreneur Katherine-Mary Pichulik, trends analyst Nicola Cooper, choreographer Nelisiwe Xaba, gender and trans rights activist Lesiba Mothibe, and M&G arts editor Milisuthando Bongela.
Learn more about each of the speakers here.
8:30 – 9:00 | Guests arrive, receive goodie bags (!) and are welcomed with a light breakfast
9:00 | Laura Windvogel (MC) opens the conference
9:15 | Milisuthando Bongela
9:45 | Dinika Govender
10:15 | Zanele Muholi
10:45 | Nelisiwe Xaba
11:15 | Helen Sullivan
11:45 | Anthea Moys
12:15 – 13:00pm | Break with lunch catered by The Bowery
13:00 | Kat Pichulik
13:30 | Koleka Putuma
14:00 | Lesiba Mothibe
14:30 | Nicola Cooper
15:00 | Mohale Mashigo
15:30 | Thenx Ladies
16:00 – 18:00 | Drinks and networking
Date: Saturday, 13 August 2016
Time: 8:30am – 6pm
Venue: Laerskool Jan Celliers (Lower Park Drive, Greenside East)
The event is fully catered and each guest will receive a special goodie bag upon arrival (the contents of which we’ll reveal soon – hang tight).
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