DaVinci MasterMinds Virtual Event Series
Your Monthly Meetup for Co-Creating Business Success
Welcome to DaVinci's MasterMinds, a virtual event series designed to redefine the learning experience for business professionals, entrepreneurs, and lifelong learners.
Each month, we host a remarkable industry expert ready to share revolutionary insights on leadership, teamwork, emotional intelligence, design thinking, and more. These pioneers are eager to answer your questions, challenge your perspectives, and guide you toward continuous growth. MasterMinds pushes the boundaries of what's possible in learning. It's not just an event - it's an experience.
Dates: Every Last Tuesday, February - November
Time: 15:30 - 16:30
Duration: 1 hour
The evolving role and function of media and advertising with Howard Lonstein
In an era of unprecedented digital advancement, understanding the shifting landscape of media consumption and its profound impact on advertising strategies is an essential area for all businesses. Join us for an exclusive MasterMinds session with Howard Lonstein, who will share his insights on how the role and function of advertising have undergone significant transformations in a rapidly changing media landscape and shaping how information is disseminated, consumed, and crafted.
Join us for a thought-provoking discussion that delves into the dynamic interplay between media and advertising, with a focus on consumer data, exploring their evolving nature and the impact on businesses, consumers, and society at large.
Date: 31 October 2023
Religion, Work, and performance
with Dr Chipo Ndudzo
Join us for an exclusive MasterMinds session with Dr Ndudzo to explore the relationship between religion, work, and performance from an African perspective. She will explore how religious beliefs and practices can influence our work ethic, motivation, and productivity. The topic stems from an African perspective and guise
but also paints a comparative picture of lessons learnt from across the globe and spells out our fate as Africa, paying specific attention to business science innovations and behavioural development research in the Human capital sector. In this MasterMind session Dr Ndudzo will specifically look at the role of religion in workplace
conflict resolution and cooperation.
Date: 26 September 2023
Transforming first-mile supply chains with transparency & equitability with Ashish Gadnis
Join us for an exclusive MasterMinds session with Ashish Gadnis, CEO and Co-founder of BanQu, to learn how to transform first-mile supply chains with transparency and equitability. Ashish Gadnis is a respected leader in the field of social impact, and he has been recognised for his work with numerous awards, including the MIT Innovate for Refugees award and the World Economic Forum’s Young Global Leader award.
This is a unique opportunity to learn from one of the leading experts in the field of supply chain transparency and social impact.
Date: 29 August 2023
The impact of generative AI on the future
world of work with Pieter Geldenhuys
Explore innovation’s realm with Pieter Geldenhuys, a renowned speaker, author, futurist, and strategist. Renowned across the globe for his visionary insights, Pieter is a trusted advisor to some of the world’s top-tier business schools. He empowers organisations to transform, equipping them with the skills and foresight needed to become architects of the future. Pieter possesses an unparalleled stage presence, backed by an impressive track record of captivating radio and public engagements.
Date: 25 July 2023
Alicia Swart Presents "The Core of Risk Management is Mindsets"
In this DaVinci MasterMinds, Alicia Swart will provide insightful contemporary thinking on risk management in a systemic context regarding organisational exposures, people’s mindsets, and motivations in our quest for continuous learning.
She will take you on a practical and insightful journey to recognise that risk management can never be effective without understanding “how” people show up for work and why this matters.
Drawing on her successes and failures as a business turnaround executive consultant and past roles as a Chief Risk Officer in both the public and private sectors,
this makes for a must-attend event.
Date: 27 June 2023
Why Attend DaVinci's MasterMinds?
Learn from Industry Leaders
MasterMinds gives you direct access to some of the world's most accomplished professionals. Their insights, born from years of experience, can provide you with unique perspectives and innovative approaches. Learn how these industry veterans navigate the complex business landscape and how their wisdom can inform your career or business trajectory.
Diverse Range of Topics
Our MasterMinds series covers a wide array of business-related themes, ensuring you receive a well-rounded understanding of today's business environment.
Each session is a new opportunity to delve into a different aspect of business, fostering continuous learning and personal development.
World-Class Education at Your Fingertips
Our virtual format means you can attend from anywhere in the world. With each MasterMinds session being only one hour long, you can conveniently fit this learning experience into your busy schedule. Plus, if sessions are recorded, you have the opportunity to revisit the wealth of knowledge shared.
Connect with other like-minded professionals attending the series.
Interact, share ideas, ask questions, and foster new business relationships or partnerships.
Who knows what opportunities might arise from a single interaction?