Hon. Dr. Blade Nzimande

Hon. Dr. Blade Nzimande

Minister of Science & Technology Republic of South Africa

Dr Nzimande is the current Minister of Higher Education, Science and Technology. He also served as the Minister of Transport having previously been relieved of his post as Minister of Higher Education and Training on 17 October 2017. He was born on 14 April 1958. The current General-Secretary of the South African Communist Party, Dr Nzimande holds a Doctorate in Philosophy specializing in Sociology from the University of Natal. Dr Nzimande lectured at the University of Zululand in 1985 and was a lecturer for Industrial Psychology at the University of Natal in 1987. He had served Parliament as Chairperson of the Parliamentary Select Committee on Education and held various leadership positions at SA universities. He has written a book titled "Children of Wars: The Impact of Violence on Schooling in Natal".

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Tuesday 04/02/2020

From 16:10 To 16:40

02/04/2020 16:10 02/04/2020 16:40 Keynote Panel / Fireside Chat with 3 Ministers Departments of Energy & Mining, Trade & Industry, and Science & Technology. This session will discuss the way each department is placed to work together on driving sustainable socio-economic development of the country through the mining and energy sectors.
Proposed themes:
Achieving President Ramaphosa’s 10 Value Principles for Miners
African Continental Free Trade Agreement: What are the implications for the Energy and Mining sectors?
 
CTICC

CTICC

"Keynote Panel / Fireside Chat with 3 Ministers "

Hon. Dr. Blade Nzimande Hon. Ebrahim Patel Hon. Gwede Mantashe
Time and date

Tuesday 04/02/2020

From 16:10 To 16:40

02/04/2020 16:10 02/04/2020 16:40 Keynote Panel / Fireside Chat with 3 Ministers Departments of Energy & Mining, Trade & Industry, and Science & Technology. This session will discuss the way each department is placed to work together on driving sustainable socio-economic development of the country through the mining and energy sectors.
Proposed themes:
Achieving President Ramaphosa’s 10 Value Principles for Miners
African Continental Free Trade Agreement: What are the implications for the Energy and Mining sectors?
 
CTICC
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