Johannesburg Chapter

This chapter looks after the interest of Professional Speakers in the Central and Southern Gauteng, Free State and Northern Province regions of South Africa.

The Chapter is managed by the Board members
The Chapter President, The Deputy Chapter President and The Immediate Past President.

From time to time the chapter we will elect additional Directors (Professional Members) onto the board as well as Committee members (Candidates) to assist with specific chapter portfolios or projects.

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Typical Meeting Outline:
18h00 – Arrival and Registration
18h30 – Dinner
19h30 – Start of meeting
21h30 – Meeting Closure

Meeting  Information:

Meeting Dates 2nd Thursday of every Month
Meeting Times 18h00 to 21h30 (Meeting times vary – please confirm with admin office)
Meeting Venue Hacklebrooke Conference Centre, Cnr Conrad Drive and Jan Smuts Avenue, Hyde Park
Venue GPS reference S26°06.889′, E28°01.244′
Map and Directions Click here
Meeting Costs Paid Up Members and Associates: Free (included in monthly subscription)
Non-members: R300
Spouses of paid-up members: R120
Contact Details President – Adele du Rand-  083 528 9088 –

The Current Chapter Board is:

Johannesburg Chapter

Gavin Novis

Deputy President


Adele du Rand S
Adele du Rand
Immediate  Past President

Additional  Directors

   Vacant Director
Membership Portfolio

Committee Members


August 2015 - Gauteng Chapter Meeting

Legally Speaking. Read more 

July 2015 - Gauteng Chapter Meeting

The Future of Speaking: Disruptive forces shaping our industry and how to prepare for them today. Read more 

June 2015 - Gauteng Chapter Meeting

The Glamour of Travel – fact or fiction? Read more 

May 2015 - Gauteng Chapter Meeting

 Speaking and book writing – what’s the connection? Read more 

April 2015 - Gauteng Chapter Meeting

 More Than A Logo: Unpacking Brand Promise & Twitter for Professional Speakers Read more 

March 2015 - Gauteng Chapter Meeting

Speaker Style Savvy & “Resilient Energy” for Speakers Read more 

February 2015 - Gauteng Chapter Meeting

 An Entrepreneurial Journey – Cedric Tyler. Read more 

January 2015 - Gauteng Chapter Meeting

 Social Selling – Francois Muscat. Read more