Presentations for the TIPS Development Dialogue held on 17 August 2017 are available online. See Agro-processing - an opportunity for growth & the MCIT investment survey, Speakers: Neva Makgetla (TIPS), Mbongeni Ndlovu (TIPS), Philippa Rodseth (Manufacturing Circle), Xhanti Payi (Nascence Advisory & Research).
Applications are open for the MPhil Industrial Policy being run by the University of Johannesburg in conjunction with the African Institute for Economic Planning and Development in Senegal. It will provide government officials and people from research institutions with knowledge about industrial policy formulation and implementation. For details on how to apply read here. Deadline: 30 September 2017.
The theme of the TIPS Annual Forum 2017 was Industrialisation and Sustainable Growth - see www.developmentdialogue.co.za. View programme: Annual Forum 2017 Programme. View Photo Gallery. Get copies of the papers and presentations.
The April TIPS Development Dialogue seminar was on public procurement and industrial development. For more information and copies of the presentations go to Development Dialogue. Presenters: Rod Crompton, Judith Fessehaie, Simon Roberts (CCRED), Neva Makgetla, Asanda Fotoyi (TIPS). Discussant: Edwin Ritchkin