CID Forum Presentations

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
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1 June 2021

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

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4 May 2021

6 April 2021
Openside presentation by Cara Reilly and Marjorie Manyathi

2 March 2021
Ricky Crook – VumaCam
(Presentation not for distribution)

2 February 2021
Margot Weimers – Smart Poles Project (COJ)

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

1 December 2020

CoJ Climate Action Plan: Lebo Molefe: Director, Air Quality & Climate Change

Green Star Sustainable Precincts tool and the EcoDistricts protocol: Adrie Fourie, Solid Green Consulting

18 November 2020

3 November 2020
“Working towards economic growth at this time”
Tasso Evangelinis, Cape Town Central City Improvement District (Cape Town)
Brian Wright, UrbanMGT (KZN)
James Aling, Spaces Places & Partnerships (Nelspruit)

A Zoom recording of this meeting is available via WeTransfer link. Request the link HERE

Project Planning
Andrew Barker

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

2 October 2020
Andrew Barker hosted a workshop on Joburg IDP 2021/22 Review

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

Ethan Kent, 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
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
Manufacturing Research Centre, Research & Projects Office, University of Johannesburg

3 December 2019
Building Future Cities – The Role of Public Art
Presentation by Hannelie Coetzee
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12 November 2019
Incident Desk
Presentation by Tiaan Janse van Rensburg

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
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

2 July 2019
From Spaces to Places
Presentation by Cara Reilly
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June 2019
No presentation

May 2019
One Planet Living
Presentation by Annie Sugrue

April 2019
Sport for Social Change Network
Presentation by Allan Williams

5 March 2019
Hatfield CID
Presentation by Lucas Luckhoff

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.