Durban Business Forum Guide for 2018
DURBAN - The Durban Chamber of Commerce and Industry holds forums for businesses in various sectors.
The forums are presented by industry experts and innovators which makes the content highly relevant and topical.
Attendance to the forums is free and is open to all businesses. However, business people do have to reserve their seats to be able to participate.
Below is a list of forums and the relevant dates:
Durban Port Committee:
To provide a forum for all stakeholders in the port to meet on a monthly basis to share activity reports.
|Date||17 May 2018||21 June 2018||19 July
|16 August 2018
||20 September 2018||18 October 2018||22 November 2018|
Economic Affairs Forum:
To build a deeper understanding of issues of economic planning in the province and eThekwini Municipality which affect our members.
|Date||27 June 2018||29 August 2018||17 October 2018|
To provide information and facilitate learning on environmental legislation which affects our members.
|Date||2 June 2018||23 August 2018||25 October 2018|
To enable the Forum to formulate position papers, comments and recommended policies in respect of human resources, labour affairs and social policy matters.
|Date||10 May 2018||14 June 2018||12 July 2018||16 August 2018||13 September 2018||11 October 2018||8 November 2018
To develop and maintain an understanding of significant development projects and initiatives in the greater Durban area, and their associated timelines and implications for business.
|Date||15 May 2018||24 July 2018||25 September 2018||20 November 2018|
Safety and Justice Forum:
To develop a deeper understanding of issues of safety and justice as they impact on our members, in order to take a policy position and build the necessary liaison structure
|Date||22 June 2018||24 August 2018||19 October 2018|
To foster a closer working relationship with SMME stakeholders at a local, regional and national level.
|Date||21 June 2018||23 August 2018||18 October 2018||22 November 2018|
To promote tourism as a key economic driver of the province and eThekwini Municipality.
|Date||19 June 2018||21 August 2018||23 October 2018|
Trade and Investment Forum:
To promote Durban as an effective trading hub
|Date||30 May 2018||18 July 2018||26 September 2018|
Women in Business Forum:
To proactively remain abreast of the socio-economic needs of women.
|Date||6 June 2018||8 August 2018||10 October 2018|
Health Professionals Forum:
Promoting business opportunities via networking, education and communication.
|Date||28 June 2018||16 August 2018||18 October 2018|
AD HOC Forums
The forum has the objective of calling together all local manufacturers within the membership.
|Date||11 June 2018||13 August 2018||15 October 2018|
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