IDC CIO Summit Speakers

Meet our confirmed speakers – experts in the field, respected practitioners, and leaders from the industry.

Ranjit Rajan

Vice President, Research (META), IDC

Mohammad Mousa

Consulting Engineer, HPE

Bilal Issa

Technical Leader, Trend Micro

Christian Kotze

Senior Systems Engineer, Veeam

Thamer Al Mudallal

Solutions Engineering Team Lead (KSA, Egypt & Bahrain), F5

Ali Beshara

Head of Risk & IT Security, The Benefit Company

Jawed Akhtar

CIO, Ebrahim Khalil Kanoo Co.

Sameera Alatawi

Director of IT, American University of Bahrain

Ahmed AlBalooshi

Deputy President, International Group of Artificial Intelligence

Karthik Ananda Rao

Chief Technical Evangelist, ManageEngine

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