Export-led manufacturing could play a significant role in reviving the South African economy.

What are the current opportunities for such a strategy in the face of global changes? What is the best way forward for developing countries like South Africa and how should they respond to the looming fourth industrial revolution?

Please join us for a lunchtime talk by Dr Philip Schellekens. He is the Washington based Senior Economic Advisor to the Office of the CEO of the International Finance Corporation – the private sector arm of the World Bank Group – on a short visit to South Africa.

Date:         Wednesday, 11 September 2019
Time:         12:00 – 14:00
Place:        Centre for Development and Enterprise, 5 Eton Road, Parktown
RSVP:        events@cde.org.za by 01 September 2019

This is a public event. Feel free to circulate it to other interested people. Please note that we have limited seats and RSVP is essential. Kindly bring your confirmation e-mail for access to the event.