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Safreecon (2017)

5 August 2017 @ 09:00 AM - 18:00 PM


Join African Students For Liberty as they host their 2nd annual Southern African Freedom Convention (Safreecon) in Cape Town, South Africa. The convention will host a number of thought-provoking speakers and valuable workshops, as well as providing a venue for valuable networking among leaders for liberty.

This free event is open to the public but limited space will necessitate first come, first serve. There will be free food available.


  • Voluntary by Necessity:

    Afriforum as an alternative approach to economic reform

    Piet le Roux

    Afriforum affiliate, economist & former academic head of Akademia

    Time: 10:00-11:00



    Statist Ideologies vs Individual Sovereignty

    Temba Nolutshungu

    Director of the Free Market Foundation, author & anti-Apartheid struggle hero

    Time: 11:00-12:00



    South Africa: Failing Economy, Life After the Downgrade & a ‘Venezimbabwe’ Scorecard

    Russell Lamberti

    Head of ETM Macro Advisors, economist & author

    Time: 12:00-13:00



    Lunch/Break 13:00-14:00



    Non-Negotiable Principles for Policy on Entrepreneurship

    Garreth Bloor

    Founder of venture capital advisory firm Glenheim and former DA Councillor

    Time: 14:00-14:30



    Free Market Conservation – Why Business Can Save Our Wildlife

    Nicholas Babaya

    Senior Staff Writer at the Rational Standard & Local Coordinator for Students For Liberty

    Time: 14:30-15:00



    100 Years After Lenin’s Revolution, Socialism Hasn’t Changed

    Yuri Maltsev

    Professor of economics at Carthage College, Soviet defector, former Mikhail Gorbachev staff member & Free Market Foundation Luminary Award winner

    Time: 15:00-16:00



    Tea/Break 16:00-16:30



    Broad Q&A and Conclusion 16:30-17:30





5 August 2017
09:00 AM - 18:00 PM
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Students For Liberty – Southern Africa


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