Invitation to attend Corobrik SAIA Awards Lecture & Exhibition : 10 February 2016


The winning entries from SAIA’s Regional Awards have now been entered into the Corobrik SAIA National Awards programme. All posters are on display from 10am, 10 February – 12 February (midday) at the John Moffat Building, University of the Witwatersrand. Additionally the adjudicators of the Corobrik SAIA Award will now be giving lectures on various topics of great interest to architects and enthusiasts of architecture.

Details Regarding the Lecture:

Date: 10 February 2016
Time: 3:30 pm (arrival). Presentations from 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Venue: University of the Witwatersrand, John Moffat Building/ Dorothy Susskind Auditorium (A1, P).


3:30pm:- 4:00pm

Registration, Refreshments and Viewing of Poster Exhibition

4:00 pm – 4:05 pm

Welcome, Obert Chakarisa, Chief Executive Officer, The South African Institute of Architects

4:05 pm – 4:30 pm

Architecture and the Future of Cities, Mokena Makeka, Eminent Architect

4:30 pm – 5:00 pm

Waiting for the Right Architect, Professor Paul Kotze, Academic Architect

5:00 pm – 5:30 pm

Architecture: From Creativity to Painting by Numbers, Kevin Bingham, Convenor of Corobrik SAIA Awards Adjudication

5:30 pm – 5:45 pm

Visi, Past, Present and Future, Sumien Brink, Eminent Layperson

5:45 pm- 5:55 pm

Corobrik, Affordable for Life, Musa Shangase, Sponsor Representative

5:55 pm – 6:00 pm

Thanks and Closure, Chief Executive Officer, The South African Institute of Architects

The SAIA Corobrik Awards Lecture is presented by SAIA. This is a SACAP Category One CPD event: Reference CPD-SAIA CPD-SAIA 16-09. Attendance at the lecture by SACAP registered persons will carry 0.2 Category one CPD credits.


  • Students (FREE)
  • Non-SAIA Members – R100
  • SAIA Members – R50

For queries: Contact Debbie Kirk:
For bookings: Contact: Tumi Phokomise

How to Book


  • Send your first name, surname, student number and cellphone number to Tumi Phokomise at:
  • Make sure you title your email: Corobrik SAIA Awards Lecture

SAIA and Non-SAIA Members

  • Make payment into The South African Institute of Architects’ (SAIA) Account:

o Account – 50411172196

o First National Bank Branch (Randburg) – Branch code: 254005

  • Send your payment advice to Tumi Phokomise on: