Previous blah blahs
2009: Web 2.0 summit in Cape Town
2008: Beyond the printed word on “Innovations in online media” (Amsterdam)
2008: Highway Africa: Shared speaking panel with Dan Gillmor on citizen media (Grahamstown, Rhodes University)
2008: Web 2.0 and Media, in Johannesburg
2008: Independent Electoral Commission: New Media, Democracy & elections
2007: Innovation series, with Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales in Johannesburg
2007: IFRA Beyond the Printed Word, “Integrating Web 2.0 into media sites” (Dublin)
2007: Highway Africa, Rhodes University: “Convergence” and “Business of the web”
2007: World Association of Newspapers, Digital Roundtable Chairman
2006: IIE’s Goldman Sachs Global Leaders event in New York: “Online journalism and changing media”
2006: e- MARKETING CONFERENCE, Johannesburg on blogging and marketing
2006: Captivate Student Media Conference Itinerary on Citizen media, Rhodes University
2006: DCI Bloggers conference, Grahamstown…on, err…. blogging
2006: Speaker at We Media Conference in London: “Blogging in Africa”
2006: Speaker at KAS conference in Kenya “Integrating New Media Opportunities”
2005: Guest lecture on Online Media at InWEnt in Berlin
2005: Judge for Highway Africa Innovative Use of New Media Awards 2005
2005: Chair at Highway Africa conference 2005 for session: “Online business models”
2005: Speaker at Marcus Evans’ conference: Revolutionising Online Business”
2005: Contributor “Writing for the Media In Southern Africa” (Paperback Oxford Univ Press)
2005: Judge on’s Amstel Salute to successful entrepreneurs
2004: Speaker at IQPC SEO conference: “Search & the advertising revolution”.
2004: Speaker at SA publications forum: “Online Publishing ’04”.
2004: Judge for Highway Africa Innovative Use of New Media Awards 2004
2004: Guest lectures at Wits University, New Media III course & Honours course
2003: Speaker at Konrad Adenauer Institute Convergence Conference
2003: Speaker at Highway Africa Conference 2003: “Paid Content: The quest for profit”
2003: Guest lecturer at Wits University Business School: “Online Newspapers”.
2001: Speaker at Highway Africa Conference 2001