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WBS celebrates Arbour Week

On Thursday 7 September WBS breathed new life into its campus by planting four indigenous trees. The special tree-planting ceremony was the culmination of a week of sustainability activities

12 Sep,2023

AELC Guest Lecture

On 17 August 2023, Wits Business School’s African Energy Leadership Centre (AELC) hosted the Minister of the Department of Mineral Resources and Energy (DMRE), Mr Gwede Mantashe, as a guest lecturer.

18 Aug,2023

5th Colloquium: Enterprise Value Creation

Start Date: Thursday, 13 May, 2021
Time: 07:00 - 11:00 UTC
Venue: Online Conference
Cost: No cost

The GGA holds colloquia to share and engage with matters of governance and business science. The 5th colloquium will see an unprecedented group of international experts present on the topic: Enterprise Value Creation

Professor Mervyn King will open proceedings and will be followed by the following presentations:

  • Helen Brand, ACCA Chief Executive Officer
    The Value Reporting Foundation
  • Jonathan Labrey, IIRC Chief Strategy Officer
    The importance of sustainability in enterprise value creation
  • Kevin Dancey, IFAC Chief Executive Officer
    International Sustainability Standards Board
  • Paul Druckman, Chairperson World Benchmarking Alliance
    Conceptual Framework for International Sustainability Reports

Thereafter, the speakers will be available to answer your questions.

Professor Mervyn King also invites you to a special pre-colloquium event: The Risks and Rewards of Sustainability Reporting

Date:  22 April 2021 
 Format:  Online conference 
 Cost:  No cost 
 Proceedings:  07:00 - 09:30 UTC 

Prof King will be chatting with the following global experts:

  • Steven Waygood
    Aviva Investors Chief Responsible Investment Officer
  • Peadar Duffy
    SOLUXR Founder Director and creator Quantum Risk
  • Joyce Nkini-Iwisi
    Control Risks Director Forensic Investigations
  • Andr√© Vos
    Norton Rose Fulbright South Africa Inc Director

Thereafter, the panel will be available to answer your questions.