IRC Annual Conference 2019 – Integrated Reporting

The IRC hosted a one-day conference on Thursday 18 July 2019 at the JSE aimed at preparers and users of integrated reports.


The webcast of the Annual Conference is now available to view for free. To view the webcast, please click here. Please note that to register on the platform you will be required to submit some personal information.

Download the presentations

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
9:10 – 9:30 Keynote address: Collaboration – the 17th SDG
Professor Mervyn King
, Chairman of the IRC and Chairman Emeritus of the International Integrated Reporting Council
9:30 – 10:15 Chairmen’s perspective of Integrated Thinking and Integrated Reporting
Roy Andersen
, Chairman of Sasfin Holdings and Sasfin Bank, and Suresh Kana, Chairman of Murray & Roberts and Lead Independent Director of JSE Ltd. Hosted by Leigh Roberts, CEO of the IRC
10:15 – 10:45 Achieving Balance in the Integrated Report
Henrika Ninham
, Sibanye Stillwater, and Tracey Davies, Just Share. Hosted by Mark Hoffman, IRC Working Group
10:45 – 11:15 Tea and networking
11:15 – 11:45 Timely Reporting using Digital Platforms
Linda Buchler
, Ince, and Charmane Russell, R&A Strategic Communications. Hosted by Fay Hoosain, IRC Working Group
11:45 – 12:30 Determining Materiality
Sarah Chetty
, Vodacom, Adithi Rooplall, Anglo American Platinum, and Bruce Thomas, Nedbank. Hosted by Sheralee Morland
12:30 – 13:15 Lunch
13:15 – 14:15 Investor Insights into Integrated Reporting
Mark Ingham
, Ingham Analytics, Robert Lewenson, Old Mutual Invest, Nolwandle Mthombeni, Mergence Investment Managers, and Dumisani Ndlovu, All Weather Capital. Hosted by Esha Mansingh, IRC Working Group
14:15 – 14:45 Trends, Strengths and Weaknesses
Professor Alex Watson
14:45 – 15:30 Implementing Integrated Reporting in the Public Sector
Wasfie Ismail
, Airports Company South Africa, Celice Lison, IDC and Carolien Samson, Land Bank. Hosted by Nasiegh Hamdulay, IRC Working Group
15:30 – 15:45 Final Questions & Close
Leigh Roberts


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