IRC Annual Conference 2018 – Integrated Reporting

The IRC hosted a one-day conference on Tuesday 24 July 2018 at the JSE.


The webcast of the Annual Conference is now available to view for free. To register and view the webcast please click here.

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The presentations from the conference can be accessed on the Presentations page.


8:00 – 9:00 Registration and refreshments
9:00 – 9:05 Welcome from the IRC
Leigh Roberts
, CEO of the IRC
9:05 – 9:10 Welcome from the JSE
Shameela Soobramoney
, Senior Manager, Group Strategy and Sustainability, JSE
9:10 – 9:30 Integrated Thinking and the Business Model
Professor Mervyn King
, Chairman of the IRC and King Committee and Chair of Council of the International Integrated Reporting Council
9:30 – 10:15 CEO Perspectives on Integrated Thinking and Integrated Reporting
Nick Holland
, CEO of Gold Fields and Andrew Konig, CEO of Redefine Properties. Hosted by Leigh Roberts, CEO of the IRC
10:15 – 11:00 Investor Perspectives on Integrated Thinking and Integrated Reporting
Olga Constantatos
, Credit and Equity Process Manager, Futuregrowth Asset Management, Nkateko Mathonsi, Resource Analyst, Investec Bank and Lebogang Molebatsi, General Manager: Listed Equities, PIC. Hosted by Fay Hoosain,  IRC Working Group member
11:00 – 11:30 Tea and networking
11:30 – 11:45 International developments – Assurance of the Integrated Report
Ciara Reintjes
, IRBA and member of the Project Advisory Panel to the International Auditing and Assurance Standards Board’s (IAASB) Emerging Forms of External Reporting Task Force
11:45 – 12:00 International developments – Technical work programme of the International Integrated Reporting Council
Yvette Lange
, IRC Working Group member and IIRC technical representative
12:00 – 12:15 Update on the Code for Responsible Investing in South Africa (CRISA)
Adrian Bertrand
, IRC Working Group member and CRISA Secretariat
12:15 – 13:00 Disclosure of Governance Information in the Integrated Report
Mohamed Adam
, IRC Working Group member, King Committee, Professor Mervyn King and Professor Alex Watson, UCT and non-executive director of companies. Hosted by Larissa Clark, IRC Board member, IRC Working Group member, EY 
13:00 – 13:40 Lunch
13:40 – 14:20 Getting Started
Linda Buchler
, Joint Managing Director, Ince and Rashied Small, Education and Training Executive, SAIPA. Hosted by Lelanie Sherman, IRC Working Group member, Greymatter & Finch
14:20 – 14:50 Trends and Weaknesses – Integrated Reports in SA
Professor Alex Watson
, UCT and adjudicator of the EY Excellence in Integrated Reporting Awards
14:50 – 15:35 Integrated Reporting in the Public Sector
Kimi Makwetu
, Auditor-General of South Africa, Ismail Momoniat, Deputy Director-General: Tax and Financial Sector Policy, National Treasury and Advocate Nompumelelo Nene, Company Secretary, National Lotteries Commission. Hosted by Suresh Kana, Deputy Chairman of the IRC and non-executive director of companies
15:40 – 15:45 Close

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You can read about the 2017 Conference and access the presentations here.