Google’s Brett St Clair to speak on the Role of Mobile Technology in the Workplace at the 2014 IT Leaders Africa Summit
IT Leaders Africa Summit promises to bring you the most informed speakers and valuable IT solutions at the 2014 edition. Brett St Clair, Enterprise Country Manager SA for Google will talk about the benefits of a more empowered workforce in his keynote on “Decentralization and the role of mobile technology in the workplace”. A regular on the speaking circuit, Brett manages the commercial operations for Google Apps as well as Google’s Cloud Solutions and prior to his current role was the Head of Mobile SA for Google.
Featured speakers also include Arthur Goldstuck, MD of World Wide Worx and Riaan van Niekerk, CIO of McGregorBFA. Arthur will take part in a panel to discuss Forecasting IT trends in Africa and the best means of planning for the technology changes ahead. Arthur heads up the World Wide Worx research organisation, leading groundbreaking research into how change is affecting business and presents his insights to audiences across the globe. Arthur is also an award-winning writer, analyst and commentator on Internet, mobile and consumer technologies.
Riaan van Niekerk, CIO of McGregorBFA has signed up to present a keynote on The South African answer to ERPs. Riaan has a wealth of knowledge on the subject with experience at the helm of many an IT project and will pinpoint the challenges that those in charge must recognize when implementing these systems.
The 2014 event is the 5th edition of IT Leaders Africa Summit and it is taking place on the 18th-19th March in Maslow Hotel, Sandton, Johannesburg.
In between speaker presentations, participants will have the opportunity to take part in workshop sessions with the solution provider of your choice. SAP, Wipro and Airwatch amongst others will present a number of workshops over the 2 day event. AirWatch are sending a team of experts to deliver a workshop on Empowering BYOD and Mobile Security in the Enterprise. These sessions are designed to maximise Q&A time with the audience and give attendees the opportunity to raise their questions with IT experts and peers alike.