The Informer


Reflections of Formidable Industry Women

As the country commemorates 20 000 brave women of all races and creeds marching to the Union Buildings in 1956, as women in the industry we find ourselves at the intersection of great accomplishment and influence and are continuously joined by new faces of less fame but impressive force.


Global Learnings from IIG International Tour

Travel teaches us more about the world, ourselves and life than any other format of education. The subtle realisations and personal growth that we all experience when abroad have a most powerful and permanent effect on us as we learn!





IIG ILDP Programme 2017 Module 3 Report

GIBS had the pleasure of hosting Module 3 of the ILDP on the 11th, 12th, and 13th of July 2017. The ILDP Block 3 module focused on covering financial management and the economics of insurance as well as a day on technopreneurship.


Roots & Wings Mentorship Pairing

On Friday 28 July, Emerald hosted the Roots & Wings Mentorship pairing event, where mentees and mentors each other for the first time!


Past events

IIG Ladies Day 2017

The IIG held its traditional Ladies Day event on Friday the 4th August 2017 at Katy’s Palace Bar. We welcomed 240 ladies to the event, which was sponsored by Main Sponsors: Discovery Insure, EuropAssistance and Sasria SOC, and Co-Sponsors: Insure Group and Santam Limited.


Glasfit Ladies Non-Golf Day

The annual IIG Ladies Non-Golf Day, sponsored by Glasfit, took place on Thursday 10 August 2017 at the Creek 9 Club in Randburg. It was yet another fitting way to continue our women’s month celebrations as lady golfers and non-golfers came together to enjoy a marvelous day in the Johannesburg sun and swing the golfing stereotypes to the greens!


Upcoming events

IIG International

Date: 12 – 20 September 2017

Venues: Singapore & Hong Kong



IIG Insights – Fintech

Come join #YourIIG at the IIG Insights – Fintech session

Date: 14 Sep 2017 – GIBS Auditorium

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