About the conference
The SAGEA 2022 Development Conference will connect you to colleagues who are committed to the development and retention of young talent as employers, institutions of higher learning or solution providers.

Our team will ensure that you have opportunities to focus on issues impacting the development of young talent – by learning from experts, discovering how they have dealt with the new hybrid approach to working and how they are reframing young talent development. You will gain insight into the solutions and methods which can be used to handle common challenges experienced by graduate employers at this time. Using a combination of keynote speakers new and emerging insights and practical case studies, the format of the Conference will encourage sharing of information, feedback, and debate.
Attendance Options and Venue Details

Attendance options will be as follows:

  • In-person attendance, with accommodation (see venue details, below).
  • In-person attendance, without accommodation
  • Virtual attendance via livestreaming

Our in-person venue is the Fairway Hotel, Spa and Golf Resort, situated on the Randpark Golf Course, 11Km from Sandton and Rosebank and a mere 25Km from Lanseria Airport, this city hotel provides the ultimate destination for conferences in a safe and tranquil environment.

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Registration and Booking
Stay tuned. Speakers for the 2022 conference will be announced soon!
Feedback from our 2021 Conference
"Planning was great and the team (as always) was amazing!"

“Really excellent speakers. Thank you.”

“Absolutely enjoyed this conference! The topics were relevant, and the speakers were awesome! Looking forward to the next one!”

“I think a very well-run conference virtually, I had no technical issues and it all ran smoothly without many delays.”

“The event was planned to perfection. Cathy and team did an outstanding job. Everything was seamless."

“I thought it was so well managed and on point. Well done!”

Who should attend the SAGEA Conference?

If you are involved in any aspect of the graduate recruitment and development lifecycle or have any of the following job titles, this Conference is just for you:

  • Graduate Recruitment Consultant
  • Graduate Programme Manager
  • Early Careers Consultant
  • Career Centre Co-Ordinator or Manager
  • Talent Acquisition Specialist or Manager
  • Talent Officer
  • HR Manager
  • HR Consultant
  • HR Business Partner
  • Learning Development Specialist
  • Human Capital Manager
  • Human Capital Partner
Important Dates

Thursday 01 September 2022: Conference bookings open

Friday 30 September 2022:
Early bird offers expire

Friday 04 November 2021:
Conference bookings close

Wednesday 16 November 2022:
Conference, Day One: 12h00-16h00

Thursday 17 November 2022:
Conference, Day Two: 09h00-16h00

Themes to be addressed at the 2022 Conference
2021 SAGEA Conference: FAQ's