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Past Events

1 Industry, 24 hours, 45 bikes and 880 heroes raised over R500 000 for charity!

The 22nd April was no normal Friday in the office. Teams from all over Gauteng came together for a good cause ... The IIG 24-hour Spinathon!

Kicking off at 8am, IIG president Tracy McLaughlin and deputy president Gerald van Wyk opened the festivities at St Stithians' Higher Grounds. The Discovery Insure team were up first in high energy, riding in aid of the African Children's Feeding Scheme.


The Insurance Leadership Development Programme 2016

On the 13th April 2016, The Insurance Institute of Gauteng in collaboration with the Gordon Institute of Business Science (GIBS), hosted the official launch of the Insurance Leadership Development Programme (ILDP) last night at the GIBS Illovo campus. ILDP Programme students, together with their respective line managers, were welcomed to the GIBS stunning rooftop venue with welcome drinks and snacks to enjoy whilst the sun set. A lovely violinist kept guests entertained before they headed into the briefing room.


IIG Insights – Ships, Planes and Trains (21 April 2016)

Over 100 attendees arrived at the GIBS Campus in Illovo for the first IIG Insights of 2016: ‘Ships, Planes and Trains’. After breakfast and networking time, IIG Vice President Thokozile Ntshiqa welcomed guests and introduced the speakers.

Norton Rose Fulbright’s senior associates, Peter Lamb and Carol Holness, kicked off their presentation by covering several trends in marine and cargo insurance. “The increase of trade into Africa lead to more insurance claims, and South Africa can no longer ignore this,” said Carol, who spoke on regulations of transport in African territories.


IIG Mentorship Programme: “Roots and Wings”

We were so excited to officially launch South Africa’s first-ever industry-wide mentorship programme on the 21st April 2016.

Entitled ROOTS & WINGS, the tagline of the programme is aptly BUILD EMPOWER GROW; building a platform of stability, empowering individuals and growing the mentees, both personally and professionally, to give them wings to fly successfully into the future.

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