Welcome to Impact Hub Johannesburg

A coworking space. An innovation lab. A global community.

Opening in February 2017 at 158 Jan Smuts Building, Rosebank

Johannesburg, South Africa

What is Impact Hub Johannesburg?

Impact Hub Johannesburg is a member-based co-working space and event venue that unites and empowers impact-driven individuals! Our community is comprised of entrepreneurs, freelancers, techies, consultants, investors, creatives, artists and more. We offer our members a unique ecosystem of resources, inspiration, and collaboration opportunities to grow their impact. From Amsterdam to Johannesburg, Singapore to San Francisco, Impact Hub is a rapidly expanding, diverse global network of over 13,000+ members in 85+ locations. Step into any one of our Impact Hubs worldwide and immerse yourself in the local experience of a global movement. Joining our diverse community of members and collaborators will inspire, connect, and enable you to develop your best work every step of the way.

OUR EVENTS

Impact Hub Joburg Official Launch

We are finally ready to welcome YOU to the brand new Impact Hub Joburg – Save The Date and let’s celebrate! Only a 100 tickets available to the public, book on Quicket http://qkt.io/ihjlaunch

March 2, 2017

March FuckUp Night

FuckUp Night is a global movement where stories of failed businesses and projects are told, questioned and celebrated. The first FuckUp Night in our new space. Get your ticket on . Quicket http://qkt.io/mfunj>http://qkt.io/mfunj

March 16, 2017

April Hub-Downers

Hub-Downers takes place on the first Friday of the month at 4:30pm. Book a ticket and join us to meet the community on Quicket http://qkt.io/hubdowners

April 6, 2017

April FuckUp Night

FuckUp Night is a global movement where stories of failed businesses and projects are told, questioned and celebrated.  Get your ticket on Quicket http://qkt.io/xTwdQj

April 11, 2017

Joburg Evolved

Impact Hub Joburg invites you to join us for an evening of creative and inspirational conversation to share projects and questions we hold in designing the Joburg we want to live in. Buy a ticket and help us co-create Joburg on  Quicket http://qkt.io/tld

April 20, 2017

OUR TEAM

Lesley D Williams

Co Founder

Biography

Lesley Williams is a director of the Impact Hub Association Board, founder and managing director of Impact Hub Johannesburg, a co-working space to support people to take ownership of tackling South Africa’s most pressing issues in an entrepreneurial way. Lesley designs and facilitates dialogue, learning and change processes with a focus on shaping the future of business and its role in social innovation. With over 15 years of international experience in the Impact Economy, she has been with the Impact Hub network since 2006 in various roles from member to host, to cofounder to Association Board Member to leading development of the Africa Advisory Council. In 2015 she became a recipient of an Unashamedly Ethical Award in the Business Category and in 2011 she was selected onto the list of the Mail & Guardian Top 200 Young South Africans.

Lana Lovasic

Co Founder

Biography

Lana is an Economic Development Practitioner and co founder of Simanye Group, a business offering Black Economic Empowerment  and Economic Development Consulting, as well as implementation of projects in the Social Enterprise space. She has varied experience in international investment and finance, marketing, education policy and management, and behavioral research. Lana holds an MBA from University of Geneva focused on Social Enterprise during which she was co-president of Net Impact Geneva.

Alana Bond

Co Founder

Biography

Alana is a subject matter expert on B-BBEE (Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment), transformation and economic development. She co-founded the Simanye Group and has over a decade of business strategy consulting experience, as well as extensive experience in the areas of job creation, procurement, and economic and enterprise development. Alana has a Bachelor of Business Science degree completed with Honours in Finance from the University of Cape Town, where she was on the Deans’ Merit List, was selected for the Golden Key Society and won the Class Medal for Taxation I, for which she received over 90%.

 

Katleho Tsoku

Director of User Experience

Biography

Having lived in various countries for over a decade, Katleho returned home to feed her big appetite for entrepreneurship. At the age of 25, Katleho opened up a boutique restaurant, Bliss, in Johannesburg that she conceptualized and managed. This is where her entrepreneurial and business development skills were carved.

Inspired by her experiences as an emerging entrepreneur and her passionate belief that women are vital architects of society, Katleho launched SHE; an accelerator for female entrepreneurs launching businesses that positively impact on women and girls.

Katleho has a deep yearning to play her part in adding value to the entrepreneurial movement in South Africa. She is intrigued by the female entrepreneurship space and the concept of conscious business and this is at the core of what drives all her endeavours.

 

Elzabé Barnard

Community Manager

Biography

Elzabé loves helping people. She has been in the innovation space for nearly 3 years assisting various companies set up the structure required to grow into successful businesses. With a B-Com in Communication Management, Elzabé beliefs in making a plan to get the job done, creatively finding solutions or doing it yourself. *Sometimes you need to scrub a toilet in a cocktail dress.

 

WHAT WE OFFER

Connecting Local Innovators

Connecting Johannebsurg’s human network, convening a diverse and interdisciplinary community to work together & create positive impact.

Offering Programming & Events

We foster capacity-building through community events, workshops, panels, labs, mentor sessions, fireside chats, and more – with a specific focus on driving impact.

Creating Shared Space

We provide innovators with shared spaces to connect, convene, share meals, exchange opportunities, collaborate, and allow for serendipity to happen in a place-based center for impact.

Fostering Capital Flow

We explore the flows of capital and convene local community on the topics of investment readiness, capital stacks, wealth creation infrastructure, neighborhood economics, impact investing and more.

MEMBERSHIP PRICING

See all membership options

Choose what suits you or your team.

Virtual per person
R150
  • Access to Global Platform
  • Member event rate
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unlimited access per person
R2400*
  • Access to Global Platform
  • Member event rate
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  • Internet Access
  • Use Impact Hub address
  • Receive post at Impact Hub Joburg
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Pricing is based on 12 month Contracts
1 day per week access per person (32 hours per month)
R500
  • Access to Global Platform
  • Member event rate
  • 10% Boardroom/Venue hire discount
  • Internet Access
  • Use Impact Hub address
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Private office for 1+ people
R5850*
  • Access to Global Platform
  • Member event rate
  • Boardroom/Venue hire discount
  • Internet Access
  • Use Impact Hub address
  • Receive post at Impact Hub Joburg
  • Extra team member discount*
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Pricing is based on 12 month Contracts
3 days per week access per person (96 hours per month)
R1250
  • Access to Global Platform
  • Member event rate
  • Boardroom/Venue hire discount
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Pricing is based on 12 month Contracts
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WHAT HUBBERS SAY ABOUT US

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ADDRESS

9 Walters Street

4th floor, East Wing,
158 Jan Smuts Building

Rosebank, Johannesburg

South Africa, 2196

Host on duty from 8am to 5pm, Monday to Friday

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CONTACT

0110 HUB JHB

+27 (0) 11 048 2542

 

johannesburg.info@impacthub.net

johannesburg.hosts@impacthub.net
 

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