CIO speakers sign up for the EMA Summit

Vijay Pillay, the Group CIO of Medscheme will be joining us to share his views on the best platform and Operating System for your organisation’s mobile workforce.

October 22, 2013

As preparations for the Enterprise Mobility Africa Summit gain momentum, we look forward to welcoming experienced IT and EM professionals from a range of industries to share their knowledge on the current and future status of mobility in the African workplace.

Vijay Pillay, the Group CIO of Medscheme will be joining us to share his views on the best platform and Operating System for your organisation’s mobile workforce. As MD of Helios IT Solutions and CIO of Helios’s anchor client, Medscheme, Vijay has a wealth of experience in the IT arena and also sits on the advisory Board for the University of Pretoria Technology Faculty.

Clive Donninger, the CIO of Associated Motor Holdings will take part in a panel to discuss the best means of taking advantage of mobile technology for the delivery and capture of critical information. A well-known figure in the automotive industry, Clive was CIO at Barloworld Motor Retail prior to stepping into his role at AMH in April 2012.

Other experienced IT professionals including Robert Boccia, the CIO of Lion of Africa Insurance and Mohamed Ganie the ICT Enterprise Architecture Manager for Armscor will also be joining a panel to discuss what they believe will be the primary mobile business device of the future.

An interactive agenda designed to maximise audience participation with Q&A sessions integrated into panel discussions, keynotes and workshops aims to give attendees the opportunity to discuss the mobility challenges that they face in the workplace with these IT experts and peers alike.

The summit aims to ensure your enterprise remains up to date with the most relevant and valuable mobile technology and will explore this technology in action through strategic workshops and focused presentations. A provider at the forefront of enterprise mobility solutions, Airwatch, will be dedicating a 90 minute workshop on ‘The next frontier in the mobile evolution’. Ian Evans, EMEA managing director of Airwatch will lead this workshop and provide strategies to secure and empower the mobile workforce. Delegates will leave the EMA Summit with the information needed to develop and sustain successful mobile strategies by leveraging these technologies to create business value.

The 2014 Enterprise Mobility Africa Summit will take place in Johannesburg at the Maslow Hotel, Sandton, on the 6th and 7th of February 2014. Apply to become a delegate and join this year’s most important discussion on enterprise mobility.

For more information, visit www.emasummit.com or contact Marcia van Jaarsveld on +27 21 555 0866 or [email protected] Follow @ITLeadersAfrica and @KineticEventsSA on Twitter for daily updates and news feeds.