The annual SAPA Conference 2018 was held on 10 – 11 September 2018. 

There were also two half day conferences in Cape Town on 13th September and Durban on 14th September 2018. 

The theme for this year’s conference was “Payroll Power” 

SAPA Conference 2018 Programmes

Cape Town

Conference Presentations

Advanced Retirement Planning by Paul Kempff.pdf Download
COIDA Requirements by Celia Coetzer.pdf Download
Develop your Payroll Internal Control and Framework by Dumisa Sihawu.pdf Download
Digital Technology Trends Shaping The Workforce by Gary Clifford.pdf Download
How one can excel at such a young age by James Khoza.pdf Download
How_to_Reduce_the_Pinch_on_Payroll_by_John_Manyike.pdf Download
International Payroll by Grayston Hopkins.pdf Download
Managing Data Risk by Eli Unterslak.pdf Download
Proposal For A Regulatory Framework For Payroll Deductions by Craig Rocher.pdf Download
Tax Matters by Steve Krause.pdf Download
The Constitutional Court, TES and sustainable workforce solutions by Grant Wilkinson.pdf Download
The Impact of AI in HR and Payroll by Rob Bothma.pdf Download
The power of Tax Ombud in Promoting fairness by Sibusiso Thungo.pdf Download
Unemployment Insurance by Andries Roos.pdf Download

The annual SAPA Conference 2017 was held on  6 – 7 September 2017

There were also two half day conferences in Cape Town on 12th September and Durban on 14th September 2017. 

The theme for this year’s conference was “Portraits of success!” 

The SAPA Conference 2016 was held on 7 – 8 September 2016 at The Focus Rooms in Johannesburg, 13 September 2016 at Spier Wine Estate in Cape Town and 15 September 2016 at The Hilton Hotel in Durban. 
“Champions by design” was the vehicle to showcase our Awards and to celebrate the winners as true professionals of the industry.  The journey of payroll and much more was also be under the spotlight at the conference.

Conference Presentations

Compensation fund - Mothusi Legwale.pdf Download
Emoluments - Arlene Leggat.pdf Download
Generations in the Workplace - Rob Bothma and Daleen Meinhardt.pdf Download
How to plan for retirement - Paul Kempff.pdf Download
Inspiring our nation with a new vision - Dawie Crous .pdf Download
Is your payroll correctly accounted for - Lavine Haripersad.pdf Download
Key lessons from the SCA on package structuring - Nico Theron.pdf Download
Leading from the back office - Ben Frey .pdf Download
Managing Inbound and Outbound Payrolls - Shohana Mohan.pdf Download
Mitigating the Risks of Social Media in the Workplace - Barry Gordon Davis.pdf Download
Payroll best practise calculations - Nicolette Nicholson .pdf Download
Retirement fund legislation - Andrew Mothibi.pdf Download
Tax update - Steve Krause .pdf Download
The power of saving through payroll - John Manyike .pdf Download


2015 SAPA Conference

“Waves of Change, Oceans of Possibilities” was the vehicle to showcase our Awards and to celebrate the winners as true professionals of the industry.  The journey of payroll and much more was also under the spotlight at this year’s conference.

Johannesburg – 5th & 6th August 2015

Conference Programme

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Conference Presentations

2015 Trends in Global Payroll - Dan Maddux.pdf Download
Amendments to the labour relations act and implication for payroll - Jonathan Goldberg.pdf Download
APA Congress Feedback - Lavine Haripersad.pdf Download
Automating incentives in the digital world - Richard Firth.pdf Download
Da Vinci Bcom - Thrishan Naicker.pdf Download
Global Payroll - Bridging the Gap - Daleen Meinhardt.pdf Download
Healthy and Smart Organisation - Bonang Mohale.pdf Download
How to reduce the risk of payroll fraud - Lindsay Melvin.pdf Download
Payroll Submission And Some Errors Made - Mark Kingon.pdf Download
Proposed changes to legislation - Teboho Maruping.pdf Download
Reducing costs and improving efficiencies - Anton van Heerden.pdf Download
Small keys open big doors - Georn van Heerden.pdf Download
Tax update - Steve Krause.pdf Download




- Johannesburg
- Cape Town
- Durban
The Conference was held at the following venues:

Durban, 31 Aug 2010 - Suncoast Casino, North Beach, Durban
Cape Town, 2 Sep 2010 - ICC, Cape Town
Johannesburg, 8 – 9 Sep 2010 - Montecasino, Fourways, Jhb

[SAPA Conference 2010 Programme]

10 November 2010 - Country Club Johannesburg, Woodmead

Thank you to everyone who attended the SAPA Year End Breakfast on 10 November and donated so generously towards Cotlands