IDC CIO Summit Innovative Digital Strategies: Evolving to the Demands of a New Reality

DIGITAL Event | June 10, 2021

While COVID-19 has disrupted every element of global business, it has also demonstrated the critical importance of digital transformation. As the journey from crisis to recovery gets underway, the enablement of a Future Enterprise must be the end goal for any successful business.

The digital installment of the IDC East Africa CIO Summit 2021 will navigate a broad range of themes that are central to this journey, so join us as senior IDC analysts and respected IT leaders take a deep dive into the new economy and explore what it means for your business.

The event’s dynamic agenda will take you through a series of presentations, panel discussions, real-life use cases, and dedicated industry tracks, giving you a bird’s eye view of the current market situation, the latest technological innovations, and strategies for propelling your organization to meet the unique challenges of these unprecedented times.

 

CIO Masterclass Arena

For the very first time, this year's edition of the IDC East Africa CIO Summit will feature a CIO Masterclass Arena. Here, you will find a selection of CXO best-practice presentations, fireside chats, and panel discussions as respected industry pioneers and thought leaders share insights into the successful digital transformation strategies applied within their own organizations.


Open to All Delegates

The CIO Masterclass Arena is open throughout the duration of IDC East Africa CIO Summit 2021 to all delegates looking to maximize their learning and expand their organizational thinking.

A Wealth of Best Practices

CXOs from across the region and around the world will share first-hand experiences, strategies, and insights into their success stories.

Exchange Insights and Knowledge

This is your opportunity to share your very own journey with fellow CIOs to enhance collaboration and build long-term partnerships.

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Cyrus Kamau

CIO National Commission for Science, Technology and Innovation (NACOSTI) Kenya

Raphael Onyango

Head Innovation & Strategy, ECLOF Kenya

George Njuguna

Director, Information Technology, Safaricom Kenya Limited

Arthur Kwesiga

Director Information and Communication Technology Uganda Registration Services Bureau

Stanley Mwangi Chege

Group CIO Jubilee Insurance

Francis Ngari

Head of Digital Innovation, Resolution Insurance

Bernard Rono

Head of ICT, KETEPA

Mike Towers

CISO, Takeda Pharmaceuticals International (USA)

Tim Youngblood

Former CISO, McDonald's (USA)

Chris Clark

Senior VP & CIO, Levi Strauss & Co. (USA)

Bharathi Viswanathan

Chief Information & Digital Officer, Coca-Cola APAC (Singapore)

Rasha M. Abu AlSaud

Head of Information Security Risk, Leading Bank in Saudi Arabia

Sreeram Iyer

Chief Operating Officer (Institutional Banking)- ANZ Banking Group

William Braun

CIO, Chevron Corporation (USA)

Vipin Gupta

CIO, Toyota Financial Services (USA)

Nick Burton

Technology Director, Screwfix

Sanjay Khanna

CIO, RAKBANK (UAE)

Louise van der Bank

CIO, AfriSam (South Africa)

Itumeleng Makgati

Group CISO

Samresh Ramjith

CISO, ABSA Bank (South Africa)

May Govender

Head of Card and Payments for Technology and Operations, Standard Bank

Nkosenhle Ngongoma

Group CIO

Tobe L. Nnadozie

Divisional Head, Technology and Innovation, Central Securities Clearing System Plc (CSCS)

Sudheer Prabhu

CTO

Agenda

The event's dynamic agenda will take you through a series of presentations, panel discussions, real-life use cases, and dedicated industry tracks, giving you a bird's eye view of the current market situation, the latest technological innovations, and strategies for propelling your organization to meet the unique challenges of these unprecedented times.

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Key Topics

The IDC CIO Summit gives you essential intelligence on a series of strategic & tactical topics:

  • Capabilities for Scalability

  • Integrated DX Strategies & Roadmap

  • Priorities in Digital Leadership

Why Attend

Combining keynote speeches, panel debates, and peer-to-peer networking, the IDC East Africa CIO Summit 2021 will provide an unrivaled platform for high-level ICT executives to:

Gain exclusive insights into the region's biggest tech issues

Leverage insights from respected industry leaders

Get hands on with the industry's latest innovations

Interact with and get inspired by local and global experts

Engage in intense networking and one-to-one meeting

Be part of the debate on how to elevate the role of CIO

Contact Us

Deepa Ahuja

Conference Director, Africa

+91 981874 7089

Lydia Botha

Senior Sales Manager, IDC Soufth Africa

About IDC

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