Working from anywhere - views, evidence, experiences and recommendations

Webinar on 26 January: Working from anywhere - views, evidence, experiences and recommendations

Time: 14.00 to 17.00


13h50 – 14h00

Log on to Zoom

14h00 – 14h05

Welcome and Introductions

  • Prof Sharlene Swartz, HSRC Inclusive Economic Development Divisional Executive (Symposium Chairperson)

14h05 – 14h25

Keynote address – Our Work-from-Anywhere Future

  • Prof Raj Choudhury, Harvard Business School, Associate Professor of Business Administration

14h25 – 14h35

Respondent – The South African Perspective

  • Mr Krish Chetty, HSRC, Chief Researcher

14h35 – 15h30

Panel discussion

  • Guiding principles for the development of a WFA policy for the CSIR - Mr Andile Mabindisa, CSIR, Group Executive: Human Capital and Communication
  • Employment Contracts & Occupational Health and Safety, Adv Anton Boswel – Anton Boswel & Associates, Owner
  • The Psycho-Social Perspective - Mr Danny Tuckwood, METACO, Operations Director
  • IT Enablement - Mr Themba Mnisi, HSRC, IT Business Relationship Manager
  • Panel Synthesis - Ms Shirin Motala, HSRC, Chief Research Manager

15h30 – 15h35


15h35 – 16h20

Breakaway Sessions - Moving towards developing new ways of working

  • Lead facilitator - Ms Shirin Motala

16h20 – 17h00

Report back from Breakaway Sessions