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The countdown to Women in Transport Awards has begun!

Have you secured your seat?  As part of the Transport Evolution Africa Forum & Expo, the Women in Transport Awards will be hosted at the Inkosi Albert Luthuli ICC Complex in Durban on September 29, 2022. We will celebrate and honour our amazing nominees who are achieving career success, shattering glass ceilings, and opening doors for other women.

We are looking forward to celebrating the trailblazer women who are making an impact in the industry.

Join the Women on the Move and Secure your seat today!

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“For what is done or learned by one class of women becomes, by virtue of their common womanhood, the property of all women.”  – Elizabeth Blackwell

2022 AWARD CATEGORIES

INDIVIDUAL CATEGORIES

ORGANISATIONAL CATEGORIES

2022 SHORTLIST NOMInEES

  • Nosipho Pambuka, CEO, KubaPay 
  • Sandisiwe Binda, Second Officer, Oceana
  • Jabulile Mtsweni, Operations Supervisor, T-Marc Logistics
  • Theresa Williams, Head of Maritime & Survival Centre, Cape Peninsula University of Technology
  • Kgomotso Selokane-Maja, CEO, Heron Marine
  • Mbalenhle Lembede, Senior Legal Counsel, Airports Company South Africa
  • Louise Wiggett, CEO, Global Trade Solution (GTS)
  • Sherizaan Laattoe, Director / Founder, South African Foundation for Empowerment Training and Innovation
  • Norah Fakude-Nkuna, Executive Chairperson, BUSCOR Pty ltd
  • Lolo Papo, CEO, T-Marc Logistics
  • Portia Derby, CEO, Transnet
  • Mesela Nhlapo, CEO, Africa Rail Industry Association (ARIA)
  • Tshepo Motloutsi, Senior Manager: Maritime Policy, SAMSA
  • Dagmawit Moges, Minister, Ministry of Transport and Logistics, Ethiopia
  • Portia Nkuna, Managing Director, Fazi Rail Academy
  • Violet Lepuwana, Managing Director, Chumile Holdings
  • Nicci Scott, Founder, Commercial Transport Academy
  • Ngwakwana Moloto, Chief Risk Officer, Tsa Afrika Resources & Project Pty Ltd
  • Fusi Virginia Florence, Makhasane, Director, Mamolemo Maritime Transport Logistics CC
  • Pinky Zungu, Deputy Harbour Master, Transnet

MEET THE 2022 JUDGES

AN EVENING OF CELEBRATIon

MEET OUR 2021 WINNERS

RISING STAR

Sponsored by DBSA
 
1st Officer​ Celebrity Edge ​

Elizabeth Marami ​

1st Officer​
Celebrity Edge ​

MENTOR OF THE YEAR

Sponsored by Gautrain
 
Chief Executive ​​ Sincpoint ​

Lebogang Letsoalo​

Chief Executive ​​
Sincpoint ​

BEST SKILLS CONTRIBUTOR AWARD

Sponsored by Gijima
PhD: Transport Engineering ​ University of Pretoria ​

Lesedi Mokoma​

PhD: Transport Engineering ​
University of Pretoria ​

BEST WOMEN’S SKILLS DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME OF THE YEAR AWARD

Sponsored by Concrete Trends
Chief Executive ​​ Sincpoint ​

Lebogang Letsoalo​

Chief Executive ​​
Sincpoint ​

SUSTAINABLE TRANSPORT ​AWARD IN AFRICA

 
Sponsored by Gautrain
Chief Executive ​​ Sbhekuza Rail​

Thandi Hillie ​

Chief Executive ​​
Sbhekuza Rail​

BEST WOMEN EMPOWERMENT & TRANSFORMATION PROGRAMME AWARD

Sponsored by PMAESA
Chief Operating Officer ​ Maputo Port Development Company

Maputo Port Development Company - Marla Melo Calado 

Chief Operating Officer ​
Maputo Port Development Company

EXCELLENCE IN LEADERSHIP AWARD

 
Sponsored by PPC
Chief Executive ​​ Sincpoint ​

Lebogang Letsoalo​

Chief Executive ​​
Sincpoint ​

Thank you to our 2021 sponsors

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Award management enquiries

Vanessa Leyka
Vanesaleyka@dmgevents.com
T: +27 73 019 4473