Economist and political analyst Dawie Roodt took audience members at Ads24’s Food for Thought event through a condensed history of world economics before exploring future scenarios featuring block-chain economies and cryptocurrencies. Food for Thought is an annual event that aims to promote innovative thought and inspire excellence among the media industry’s top minds.
Speaking at Ads24’s Food for Thought event in CT, management strategist and scenario planner Clem Sunter explained the importance of scenario planning for successful business to audience members before identifying flags (areas of concern) that could significantly impact global futures. Food for Thought aims to promote innovative thought and inspire excellence among media professionals.
Following the success of the Food for Thought event held at Hyde Park in Johannesburg earlier this year, Ads24 took its mouthwatering lineup of speakers to Media24’s Nasdak headquarters in Heerengracht Street, Cape Town for a feast of fresh ideas, intriguing thinkers and stimulating discussion. The event aims to promote innovative thought and inspire excellence through interactive discussion, networking and socio-political and economic insight from acclaimed speakers Clem Sunter and Dawie Roodt.
Professor Nick Binedell, founder and ex dean of the Gordon Institute of Business Science, hosted our panel and shared many of his own insights into how South Africa can approach the opportunities and challenges over the next 18 months to get our political and economic ducks in order.