Workshop 24 August 2017

08:00 – 09:25 Arrival and Networking Breakfast

09:25 – 09:30 Welcome

09:30 – 10:00 Session 1
POPI and Travel Data Protection

Gareth Cremen – Partner at Hogan Lovells (South Africa) Inc.
Mary Reynolds – Managing Director at Reynolds Travel Centre

Gareth has experience in the regulatory environment and has been involved in matters before a number of regulatory bodies and tribunals, among them the Consumer Protection Tribunal, the Competition Tribunal, the Advertising Standards Authority, and the Civil Aviation Authority.
Data protection has never been a more hot button issue. Join this session to learn more about data protection and gain better insight into policies.

10:00 – 10:15 Q & A

10:15 – 10:40 Session 2
Interview with 2016 Travel Buyer of the year – The role of the travel manager within the procurement department.
Maureen Masuku  – Head: Travel & Marketing Sourcing, Rand Merchant Bank

10:40 – 10:50 Q & A

10:50 – 11:30 Session 3
Travel Insurance

Brett Dyason Co-Founder & Chief Financial Officer of Hepstar will update us on the latest developments in travel insurance.
Brett will share his industry insights and experience gained from his recent trip to Silicon Valley where Hepstar was selected to participate in the world’s largest start-up accelerator program. Hepstar is a global leader in personalized travel insurance merchandising. Join this session to learn more about travel insurance, why you need it and the potential savings you may be missing out on.

11:30 – 11:40 Q & A

11:45 – 13:30 Prize giving and Lunch

Venue: Thanks to FNB for sponsoring the workshop

FNB Conference Centre; 114 Grayston Drive Sandton


Member Buyer – Free
Non member Buyer – R 350
Member Supplier – R 350
Non member Supplier – R 650