Agenda 2014

Please note that the organisers reserve the right to modify the programme at short notice should the need arise.

Everyone attends the morning session up to lunch. Thereafter each delegate may attend two afternoon workshops. Please select ONE workshop from the first session after lunch and ONE worskshop from the second session after afternoon tea and fill in your choices when you register.

Thanks!

TIME

SESSION SPEAKER
REGISTRATION 08h00-08h30

08h30-08h45

Welcome Paul Raphaely (NoMU)

08h45-09h30

Working with brands – the good, the bad & ugly

[Panel discussion]

Fritz Brand (Real Men Can Cook); Jane-Anne Hobbs (Scrumptious South Africa); Thuli Gogela (Mzansi Style Cuisine)

09h30-10h00

Simple SEO Tips for Bloggers

Neil Pursey

(Webgrowth)

 

 

 

TEA 10h00-10h15

 

10h15-11h00

How to be likeable: Social media strategy & community building for food bloggers

Marina Pape

(Yuppiechef)

11h00-11h30

Turning your stats into strategy -

what Google Analytics really means

Iaan van Niekerk(PlusPlusMinus Web Development)

11h30-12h15

Turning your blog into a book – or a whole new career[Panel discussion] Sam Linsell (Drizzle and Dip); Jane-Anne Hobbs (Scrumptious South Africa), Ilse van der Merwe (The Food Fox)

12h15-12h30

Breather and explanation of what is happening with the afternoon workshops Paul Raphaely (NoMU)
 

LUNCH 12h30 – 13h30

Please select ONE workshop from the 13h30 sessions below

 

 WORKSHOPS – FIRST SESSION  

13h30-15h00

Kickstarting Your Creativity: A Hands-On Writing Workshop

Jane-Anne Hobbs

Scrumptious South Africa

Hands-on Food Styling Workshop

(FULLY BOOKED)

Nicola Pretorius

The Pretty Blog

 

Upgrade your photos without spending a cent (including how to read & recreate a photo, post-processing basics)

Carmen is kindly standing in for Jeanne who had a skiing accident in France and cant travel

Carmen DavilaCarmenDavilaPhotography

 

Kitchen Masterclass (Decorating with Fondant: A Hands-On Workshop)

Jennifer Nel

Icing By Design

Dig for Victory – get started growing your own food – a workshop in the rooftop food garden

(FULLY BOOKED)

Matt AllisonPlanting Thoughts

 

TEA 15h00 – 15h30

Please select ONE workshop from the 15h30  sessions below

WORKSHOPS – SECOND SESSION  

15h30-17h00

Food Styling: A Hands- On Workshop

(FULLY BOOKED)

 Sarah DallSarah Dall Food Stylist

 

Advanced Food Photography: A Hands-On WorkshoP

(FULLY BOOKED)

Christine MeintjesThe Pretty Blog

Light up your life: tips & tricks to light up your food photography on a budget

Carmen DavilaCarmenDavilaPhotography
Interactive Spice Route Destination culinary journey – food & wine pairingThis pairing has been developed especially for this event and is exclusive to all delegates who attend this workshop(FULLY BOOKED) SPICE ROUTE DESTINATION

17h00-18h00

Charity auction and time to mingle SA Guide-Dogs Association