HR INDABA - 14 & 15 October 2020 - People with purpose

The HR Indaba will take place on 14 and 15 October 2020 at the Sandton Convention Centre. If restrictions or recommendations would prevent us from hosting the event on these dates, we’ll look for an alternative date as soon as those restrictions have been lifted. Either way, the value of these get-togethers will be enormous and will give a massive boost to the physical restart of your marketing and business development efforts.


HR professionals can register for FREE with invitation code: HR2020

HR professionals can register for free with invitation code HR2020 or a unique invitation code that you might have received via email.

HR Indaba Africa remains the most affordable conference of its kind. If you are not an HR professional but would still like to attend. Click here.










HR Indaba Africa attracts world class speakers from all over Africa and the world. Don’t miss South Africa’s HR and leadership experts. From trailblazers like Celiwe Ross and Italia Boninelli to industry experts like Stembiso Phakathi.

Human Capital Director - Old Mutual

Celiwe Ross

HR Director - BAT

Candice Watson

Group Head HR - Sappi

Fergus Marupen

US Business School

Prof. Renata Schoeman

​As an HR professional, you have the fantastic opportunity to shape the organisations of the future. Let us hand you the keys to improve and grow your career, your leadership, your team and your organisation.

The HR Indaba gives you a unique opportunity to learn everything you need to know about the latest HR technology, HR strategy, company culture, labour laws, recruitment, employee engagement and HR leadership.

The HR Indaba brings together thousands of colleagues, suppliers, platforms, universities, specialists, recruitment agencies, CHROs and thought leaders. We welcome you to join us for two days of learning and networking.


Reach over 3,000 HR professionals with your brand, solution, software or new technologies. Speak directly to all South Africa’s decision-makers and budget gatekeepers.


HURRY UP! Limited registrations available.

HR professionals can register for FREE!


14 & 15 October 2020

Register for FREE today and get informed by the biggest conference for HR professionals on the African continent. At this conference and expo you will:

1. Meet thousands of your peers from different industries
2. Stay ahead of the latest technologies like analytics and robotics
3. Get inside the mind of leading South African CHROs
4. Connect with thought leaders and entrepreneurs
5. Hear from female leaders shattering the glass ceiling
6. Tips on building a more productive team
7. Tips on how to enhance your career and how to up skill
8. Personal lessons from international HR leaders
9. Advice on balancing work and personal life
10. Boost your, and your team’s leadership skills to lead the way to a better South Africa for all.


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frequently asked questions

I am a HR student/ intern, can I still register for free?

HR Indaba Africa is the most affordable conference of its kind in Africa. Students can purchase their tickets on Quicket for a very low price.

Do you validate parking?

Sandton Convention Centre and Sandton City has ample parking. Parking is at own cost and is not validated by HR Indaba Africa.

When will I receive my e-Ticket?

After your registration has been approved you will receive a confirmation mail. E-Tickets will be sent to the email address you’ve registered with the week before HR Indaba Africa.

Can I give my free entrance to a colleague?

If your colleague is an HR professional, they can register for free with their job title. Registration cannot be transferred from one individual to another.

Does my free entrance include lunch and refreshments?

There are ample refreshment stands where you can purchase delicious snacks, refreshments and meals at your own cost. Your HR Indaba registration does not include lunch or refreshments.

How do I register?

You can register one of two ways. Navigate to the registration page in the menu.

1. If you are an HR professional, register with code HR2020.

2. You can also purchase a ticket via Quicket.

I like to register my team - how do I do that?

You are welcome to register your entire HR team. This, however, is done individually. Navigate to the registration page and fill in every individual member’s details. They will receive their e-Ticket in the email you’ve used to register them with.

Don’t miss out on the biggest HR conference in Africa!