GPMA CID Forum Monthly Presentations:

7 November 2023

Babelwa Ngxale
CoJ Transportation: Project Manager, Infrastructure Implementation
Complete Streets, Transport Month – experience and challenges
Presentation & Questions

Lucas Luckhoff (LinkedIn)
Hatfield CID

  • Urban management in Hatfield CID (noise pollution/ safety)
  • Progress of IMSD
  • Solutions to register car guards / provide accommodation

Presentation & Questions

Shivon Wiggins
Spaces, Places and Partnerships

Riverside CID update

  • Bylaw update, SLA’s & challenges
  • Greater Riverside Biodiversity Initiative

Presentation & Questions

David van Niekerk (LinkedIn)

SEF and WozaWork update

3 October 2023

Wayne Dawson Standard Bank / Jozi My Jozi
Presentation recording:
Introduction video
Jozi My Jozi presentation

Mikhaela Donaldson Local Abode / FIRM / Jozi My Jozi
Jozi My Jozi and The Firm
Presentation & Questions

Margot Rubin
University of Cardiff
Gender, Intersectionality & Space: Thinking through difference & every day experience
Presentation & Questions

Thandeka Mlaza-Lloyd
City of Joburg / IDP

5 September 2023

Dr Calayde Davey (LinkedIn)
UP/ Hatfield Digital Twin City Initiative

Elliot Dubasi CoJ DED: Informal Trade
Informal Trade Policy Implementation Plan

Katlego Dikobe (LinkedIn) Makers Valley Partnership
Makers Valley Precinct Annual Report

Elaine Jack Sandton Central
Sandton CID Secondary Power Assistance to Traffic Signals Update

1 August 2023

Nadia Broccardo (LinkedIn)
Team London Bridge
BID Foundation
Potters Field Park Management Trust

Team London Bridge presentation
Presentation recording:

Mikhaela Donaldson Local Abode

Rorisang Sojane Excellerate
Presentation to GPMA CID Forum

Bafikile Mkhize Hillbrow Ekhaya
The Challenges of Pullinger Kop Park (compared to Ekhaya Park)

4 July 2023

Ebrahim Vadachia Urban Improvement Precincts (KZN)
Precinct Management in KZN: Operations and Challenges
Part 1 of 3:
Part 2 of 3
Part 3 of 3

Nonkululeko Hadebe (LinkedIn) Urban Space Management
Social Employment Fund and WozaWork

Katherine Cox (LinkedIn) TUHF21
TUHF Foundation

6 June 2023

Fanie du Plessis (LinkedIn) Rosslyn Improvement District (RID)

Elaine Jack (LinkedIn) Sandton Central Management District (SCMD)
Sandton CID Secondary Power Assistance to Traffic Signals

2 May 2023

Brian Wright (LinkedIn) Urban MGT
About Urban MGT

Lucas Luckhoff (LinkedIn) Hatfield CID

Tracey Ledger The Public Affairs Research Institute

4 April 2023

Derek Bock (LinkedIn) Voortrekker Road CID
Presentation: 10 Years On
10 Year Anniversary Booklet

David van Niekerk (LinkedIn) Johannesburg Inner City Partnership
GPMA Value Proposition, Plan and Organogram

7 March 2023

Cara Reilly (LinkedIn) Westown, Shongweni
Westown Shongweni presentation

Lodie Venter City of Tshwane
For reference: 2019 Tshwane IMSD Framework

7 February 2023

Shivon Wiggins Spaces, Places and Partnerships
An Introduction to the Greater Riverside Biodiversity Initiative (GBRI)

Inspired by Stanley Park, Vancouver

David van Niekerk (LinkedIn) Johannesburg Inner City Partnership
JICP updates to CID Forum

6 December 2022

Sandra Gordon Research Economist
State of Cape Town Central City Report 2021 – A year in review

The State of Cape Town Central City Report is an annual publication that draws on the CCID’s vast research network to provide insights into the economic climate of the Cape Town CBD and inspire investor confidence.

Elaine Jack (LinkedIn) Sandton Central Management District
Sandton Central #WFHSandton Campaign

1 November 2022
Yael Horowitz BRAAM CID
BRAAM CID Business Plan (not currently available)

Cat Mitton (LinkedIn) The Governance Geek
Good governance and the roles and responsibilities between CEOs and Chairs

25 October 2022
Cat Mitton (LinkedIn) The Governance Geek
Value Propositions for Membership Organisations

4 October 2022
Chris Lund (LinkedIn) Johannesburg Homelessness Network
Looking for solutions to address Homelessness in the Inner City and suburbs of Johannesburg

6 September 2022
Andre Joubert SAFE2PARK
Safe2Park Case Study

2 August 2022
Gary Phillips (LinkedIn) Riverside CID CSI Programme Manager
Is CSI responsibility relevant for CIDs?

Elaine Jack (LinkedIn) Sandton Central Management District
SCMD Update

5 July 2022
Aviwe Mandyanda (LinkedIn) Albonico Sack Metacity
BRAAM Street Furniture Design Project (WITS University Project with funding from Kresge Foundation)
(Presentation not available)

14 June 2022

Pothole Patrol

Tatum De Lange (LinkedIn) and Jonathan Gratch
Umsebenzi Patrol Brochure

Ondela Tywakadi
CoJ Water Security Strategy

3 May 2022

Sharon Lewis (LinkedIn) UNOPS
Dark History: Placemaking and tourism lessons from Cambodia

5 April 2022

Alex Cunningham (LinkedIn) Boundless City
A decade of community-based urban development in Joburg Inner City

1 March 2022

Alice Cabaret (LinkedIn) The Street Society and [S]City
Creative and Inclusive Strategies for Urban Transformation
See details of the presentation and relevant links HERE

1 February 2022

Andile Skosana (LinkedIn) CityCon.Africa
Rosebank Transport Indaba Reflection

7 December 2021

Andrew Boraine (LinkedIn) Western Cape Economic Development Partnership.
Effective partnering and partnerships: Lessons from 25 years of practice

Mikhaela Donaldson (LinkedIn) Local Abode / FIRM
Johannesburg Safer City Project

2 November 2021

Jodi Allemeier (LinkedIn)
Three Trends in South African Urban Management

5 October 2021
Laurice Taitz-Buntman (LinkedIn) – Johannesburg In Your Pocket City Guides
Marketing a District- Rosebank as a Case Study

Camilla Rosanna (LinkedIn) and Chanel Pather – Urban Space Management
Newtown Revitalization Project

7 September 2021
James Aling (LinkedIn) Spaces, Places and Partnerships
Using your marketing strategy and branding as a key enabler to achieving your vision/purpose

Andrew Barker (LinkedIn)
The AGRI Hub

Mikhaela Donaldson (FIRM)
Addressing Crime Through Zello

3 August 2021

FIRM – Mikhaela Donaldson
BRAAM – Yael Horowitz
Makers Valley Partnership – Rorisang Sojane

Braamfontein Spruit/ Riverclub Community Project – Stuart Woolmington

6 July 2021

Why “Hello Joubert?” Sharing learning – Nikki Pingo, JDA
Contact for a WE TRANSFER link to the presentation.

1 June 2021

Amsterdam City Doughnut: Accelerating the Transition to a Circular Economy – Cornelia Dinca, International Liaison for Amsterdam Smart City

Links provided during the presentation:

4 May 2021

6 April 2021
Openside presentation by Cara Reilly (LinkedIn) and Marjorie Manyathi

2 March 2021
VumaCam (Presentation not for distribution)
Ricky Croock (LinkedIn) VumaCam

Striking a balance between CCTV surveillance and the digital right to privacy in South Africa
Dorcus Basimanyane and Dumisani Gandhi

2 February 2021
CoJ Smart Poles Project
Smart Street Poles Background
Margot Weimers CoJ

Unconscious Bias (Presentation not for distribution)
Bridget von Holdt (LinkedIn) BCW Global

1 December 2020

CoJ Climate Action Plan
CoJ EcoDistricts
Green Building Policy
Net Zero Guideline
Lebo Molefe (LinkedIn) Director, Air Quality & Climate Change (CoJ)

Resilience Beyond Buildings
Adrie Fourie (LinkedIn) Solid Green Consulting

18 November 2020

Way Forward for the JHB CID Forum
Anne Steffny GPMA

3 November 2020

Cape Town CCID “Come Back to Cape Town” Campaign
Cape Town Economic Recovery Plan
Tasso Evangelinis, Cape Town Central City Improvement District (Cape Town)

Brian Wright (LinkedIn), UrbanMGT (KZN)

CIDs as Enablers for Economic Growth: Riverside Park CID, City of Mbombela
James Aling (LinkedIn), Spaces Places & Partnerships (Nelspruit)

Project Planning mind map
Annual calendar of participation in project development
Andrew Barker (LinkedIn)

6 October 2020
COJ Economic Forecast
Matsapola Phukubje, acting Director for Policy and Planning Directorate

CIDS- Potential drivers of Economic Development, Policy and Strategy
Mikhaela Donaldson (LinkedIn)

2 October 2020
Workshop on Joburg IDP 2021/22 Review
Andrew Barker (LinkedIn)

1 September 2020
Bringing Public Spaces Back to Life; Managing for Health and Social Engagement.
Elena Madison (LinkedIn), Director of Programs and Projects at Project for Public Spaces

Placemaking for Joburg
Ethan Kent (LinkedIn) Executive Director at PlacemakingX

Ethan Kent works to support placemaking organizations, projects, and leadership around the world, to grow the global placemaking movement and build systemic change towards place-led urbanization

2 June 2020
Parks in the time of COVID-19 and Beyond
Ayanda Roji (LinkedIn)
Joburg City Parks and Zoo

3 March 2020
The Speaker of Council Cllr Nonceba Molwele: “Public participation in the development of the Integrated Development Plan and holding the city government to account. Collaborating with business in promoting active citizenry and promoting responsive public representatives”.

Britt Bailey: Research Lead, FuturePart/Honorary Fellow: Wits City Institute and Research Centre for Urban Conflicts Research: University of Cambridge – The Possibilities of the Spaces Between Buildings: Lessons from the Johannesburg CBD

4 February 2020
Triple Helix Collaboration for a Smart, Clean and Safe City
Presentation by Nickey Janse van Rensburg (LinkedIn)
University of Johannesburg

3 December 2019
Building Future Cities – The Role of Public Art
Presentation by Hannelie Coetzee (LinkedIn)

12 November 2019
Incident Desk
Presentation by Tiaan Janse van Rensburg (LinkedIn)

CoJ SRA Bylaw Implementation
Presentation by Cedric van de Merwe, Lufuno Mashau & Veli Hlope

1 October 2019
Working with Culture at an area based level: “Community Assets” for sustainable cohesive communities
Presentation by Zayd Minty (LinkedIn)
Creative City South

September 2019
Manage My Area
Presentation by Daniel Edwards and William Beccera

August 2019
New Buildings Efficiency: COJ Green Building Policy
Presentation by Azola Zulu (LinkedIn)

2 July 2019
From Spaces to Places
Presentation by Cara Reilly (LinkedIn)

June 2019
No presentation

May 2019
One Planet Living
Presentation by Annie Sugrue (LinkedIn)

April 2019
Sport for Social Change Network
Presentation by Allan Williams (LinkedIn)

5 March 2019
Hatfield City Improvement District
Presentation by Lucas Luckhoff (LinkedIn)

5 February 2019
Rates Policy Review
Presentation by Veli Hlope

4 December 2018
Waste Separation at Source
Presentation by Nonhlahla Matrose and Smith Radingwana

7 June 2016
Grant Avenue Precinct Plan: Using Tactical Urbanism
Presentation by Matt Jackson



With great enthusiams and excitement, we would like to inform you of our recent name change – from CID Forum to GPMA.


The GPMA will function in the same way and offer the same services as the CID Forum.