Join us at the IR Society Annual Conference 2023

Discover the latest insights on “The changing landscape of investment research” at our highly anticipated event on 19th October 2023. This is a must-attend conference for professionals in the field.

Get ready for a day filled with engaging discussions, thought-provoking sessions, and invaluable networking opportunities. Our lineup of expert speakers will delve into the dynamic world of investment research, shedding light on the emerging trends and challenges that shape our industry.

In addition to the enlightening conference sessions, you’ll have the chance to participate in an interactive masterclass, enabling you to enhance your skills and stay ahead in this evolving landscape.

Don’t miss out on this incredible opportunity to connect with industry leaders, expand your knowledge, and strengthen your professional network. Secure your spot today and be a part of the conversation at the IR Society Annual Conference 2023.

Date: 19 October 2023

Time: 07:30AM – 15:00PM (including networking and masterclass)

Location: JSE, 2 Gwen Ln, Sandown, Sandton, 2196.

Format: In person and online

Cost: Members: Free

Cost: Non-Members: R2 000

Contact Details:

Phone: 073 748 4475


Time (approx) Name & Conference slot Format
07:30 – 08:30 Welcome breakfast/coffee Registration and coffee
08:30 – 08:45 Welcome address: [TBA] Welcome address
08:45 – 09:30 The rising role of media channels and other platforms for IRO’s – Panel discussion moderated by Bronwyn Nielsen Panel
09:30 – 10:15 International speaker: Importance of investor feedback and targeting – Charles Hamlyn, Quanti fire (UK based) Presentation
10:15 – 10:45 Networking tea break Networking
10:45 – 11:15 Interview with Gary Van Dyk, CFO of Purple Capital hosted by Tangelo Interview
11:15 – 12:00 How are IRO’s communicating – moderated chat with IRO’s from large, mid and small cap companies Panel
12:00 – 12:45 How does research play a role in capital allocation – a buy-side perspective – Presenter: Lonwabo Maqubela, Perpetua Presentation and Q&A
12:45 – 13:00 Closing remarks and mentor/ mentee feedback Closing remarks
13:00 – 14:00 Network lunch Networking lunch
14:00 – 15:00 Toolkits for IRO’s – ISSB Sustainable Reporting Standards – Presenter: Jayne Mammatt – Deloitte Mini masterclass



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