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read below, about the convention running
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Great Speakers, Great Topics and
Convention Chair – Cliff Hocking
Cliff has many years’ experience within the Facilities Management industry, from running
large buildings such as Monte Casino to much smaller facilities in countries such as
Mauritius and Botswana.
8.00 – Registration
8.30 – Sustainability, make a difference with your building
Brian Wilkinson former CEO of The Green Building Council
After five years as CEO of the GBCSA, Brian Wilkinson is now able to share some of his pearls of wisdom
and valuable knowledge gained through his tenure.
9.15 – Building Information Management (BIM)
Vaughan Harris - BIM Association
BIM has transformed architecture, engineering and construction industry and is now poised to do the
same for the facilities management industry.
10.00 – Break
10.30 – An FM Manager for the next decade
A panel discussion on what it takes to be prepared for the next decade in facilities management and the
tools you will need to work effectively in the industry.
Lydia Hendricks, Managing Director - ARB FM Solutions
Yasmin Ahmed, Former Facilities Management at Woolworths
Jurgens Huysamen, Head of Facilities Management at Sanlam
11.15 – Corporate Interior Design Strategy
Hassan Shaikh – Founder at Revolve
The founder of Revolve and specialist in corporate and retail interior design at Masters degree level.
Hassan has over 15 years of experience in the industry including working for the prominent architectural
agencies in the UK. A thought leader in innovative interior design methodology.
12.00 – Lunch
13.30 - Panel Discussion on improving sustainability
Neutral Ventilation - Wayne Dumminy – FTS
Using nature to create ventilation, what could be more natural than that?
Waste Management – Bertie Lourens CEO – Waste Plan
Smart waste recycling and how to improve your effort
Buildings as mini utilities - Dom Wills, Sola Future Energy
Going off the grid and giving back to the grid, so many possibilities.
14.30 – Managing the oldest office complex in South Africa
Calvyn Gilfellan - CEO of the Castle of Good Hope Control Board
Calvyn Gilfellan, the current CEO of The Castle of Good Hope Control Board, has over 30 years of
experience in tourism, training, academic research, marketing, consulting, public administration, strategic
planning and governance.
15.15 – Close
15.30 – Drinks on the deck and networking
Join your colleagues and fellow delegates on the deck overlooking the ocean and enjoy a variety of
snacks and a drink or two. Network, discuss the talks you have just heard and soak up the view.
Facilities Management Expo 2017
A convention is
often considered to
be one of the best
ways to absorb new
ideas, learn better
We have put
together a superb
range of speakers
that are ready
willing and able to
share their hard
at a very affordable
Inspiration - Education - Innovation for the FM Industry
“A great event, I learnt a lot
from the water knowledge &
saving topic” – Anelle Henn,
“Great meeting. Thank you
again and keep me posted
on when the next one is
taking place” – Clinton
“Fantastic meeting with
great topics. Very
informative and well
organised. We will see you
at the expo”, Daphne
Hendricks & Karen Wiener,
Oxford University Press
“Very informative. Great
topic on Paper Recycling”,