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· Stage
Moderators opening remarks
Zanele Morrison, Executive Talent, Brand and Marketing Entrepreneur
2020-11-26T10:00:00Z 2020-11-26T10:10:00Z Africa/Johannesburg Moderators+opening+remarks https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fafrica-tech-week Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Organisers Welcome address: Ralf Fletcher, CEO, Topco Media
Ralf Fletcher
2020-11-26T10:10:00Z 2020-11-26T10:20:00Z Africa/Johannesburg Organisers+Welcome+address%3A+Ralf+Fletcher%2C+CEO%2C+Topco+Media https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fafrica-tech-week Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Keynote Address by Tony Saldanha, Co-Founder at Inixia Inc. Author of No. 1 Best Seller: Why Digital Transformations Fail
Why Digital Transformations fail
Tony Saldanha
2020-11-26T10:20:00Z 2020-11-26T10:35:00Z Africa/Johannesburg Keynote+Address+by+Tony+Saldanha%2C+Co-Founder+at+Inixia+Inc.+Author+of+No.+1+Best+Seller%3A+Why+Digital+Transformations+Fail https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fafrica-tech-week Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Tech Talk: Defining Leadership 4.0
Speaker: Brian Bacon, Chairman & Founder, Oxford Leadership Group
2020-11-26T10:35:00Z 2020-11-26T10:50:00Z Africa/Johannesburg Tech+Talk%3A+Defining+Leadership+4.0 https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fafrica-tech-week Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Panel Discussion hosted by PPC
Decoupling Economic Growth from Resource Generation
Jacques Vermeulen Kgauta Mokoena
2020-11-26T10:50:00Z 2020-11-26T11:50:00Z Africa/Johannesburg Panel+Discussion+hosted+by+PPC https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fafrica-tech-week Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Tech Talk : The rising importance of fintech innovation in the new age
Speaker: Brett White, CEO @ ZAPPER The rising importance of fintech innovation in the new age
Brett White
2020-11-26T11:50:00Z 2020-11-26T12:05:00Z Africa/Johannesburg Tech+Talk+%3A+The+rising+importance+of+fintech+innovation+in+the+new+age https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fafrica-tech-week Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Panel Discussion: Unlocking Africa's Economic Potential Through Digital Transformation
Barbara Glover Paulina Klotzbucher Taru Madangombe
2020-11-26T12:05:00Z 2020-11-26T12:50:00Z Africa/Johannesburg Panel+Discussion%3A+Unlocking+Africa%27s+Economic+Potential+Through+Digital+Transformation https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fafrica-tech-week Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Live Q & A with Brett White, CEO @ Zapper
The rising importance of fintech innovation in the new age
Brett White Litha Maqungo
2020-11-26T12:10:00Z 2020-11-26T12:40:00Z Africa/Johannesburg Live+Q+%26+A+with+Brett+White%2C+CEO+%40+Zapper https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fafrica-tech-week Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Breakaway Session hosted by Oracle
AI at Work
Ralf Fletcher Rob  Bothma Ronnie Toerien
2020-11-26T12:30:00Z 2020-11-26T13:30:00Z Africa/Johannesburg Breakaway+Session+hosted+by+Oracle https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fafrica-tech-week Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Tech Talk: What AI and robotics can and cannot do - it's not a one-stop shop
Speaker Steve Burke, CEO @ DigiBlu
Steve Burke
2020-11-26T12:55:00Z 2020-11-26T13:10:00Z Africa/Johannesburg Tech+Talk%3A+What+AI+and+robotics+can+and+cannot+do+-+it%27s+not+a+one-stop+shop https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fafrica-tech-week Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Tech Talk : GovChat, The tech behind citizen engagement amid pandemic panic!
Speaker: Eldrid Jordaan, CEO @ Govchat.org & former Special Advisor to the minister of Public Enterprises. U.S Department of state IVLP Amumni!
2020-11-26T13:10:00Z 2020-11-26T13:25:00Z Africa/Johannesburg Tech+Talk+%3A+GovChat%2C+The+tech+behind+citizen+engagement+amid+pandemic+panic%21 https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fafrica-tech-week Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Live Q & A with Steve Burke, CEO, Digiblu
Karla Fletcher Steve Burke
2020-11-26T13:10:00Z 2020-11-26T13:50:00Z Africa/Johannesburg Live+Q+%26+A+with+Steve+Burke%2C+CEO%2C+Digiblu https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fafrica-tech-week Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Panel Discussion: Smart technology trends that will shape the future of ecommerce
Paulina Klotzbucher Ross Norton
2020-11-26T13:25:00Z 2020-11-26T14:00:00Z Africa/Johannesburg Panel+Discussion%3A+Smart+technology+trends+that+will+shape+the+future+of+ecommerce https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fafrica-tech-week Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Tech Talk: Igniting the Space Economy and its Collateral Benefits
Speaker : Dr. Valanathan Munsami, CEO @ SA National Space Agency (SANSA)
Valanathan Munsami
2020-11-26T14:00:00Z 2020-11-26T14:15:00Z Africa/Johannesburg Tech+Talk%3A+Igniting+the+Space+Economy+and+its+Collateral+Benefits https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fafrica-tech-week Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Tech Talk : How adaptive learning increases organisational efficiency
Speaker: Kobus Louw, Founder & Managing Director @ Digemy
Kobus Louw
2020-11-26T14:15:00Z 2020-11-26T14:30:00Z Africa/Johannesburg Tech+Talk+%3A+How+adaptive+learning+increases+organisational+efficiency https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fafrica-tech-week Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Live Q & A with Dr. Valanathan Munsami
Igniting the Space Economy and its Collateral Benefits
Karla Fletcher Valanathan Munsami
2020-11-26T14:15:00Z 2020-11-26T14:50:00Z Africa/Johannesburg Live+Q+%26+A+with+Dr.+Valanathan+Munsami https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fafrica-tech-week Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Tech Talk: Exploring the Internet of Things from an Enterprise perspective
Speaker: Peter Walsh, Founder, CommsCloud
Peter Walsh
2020-11-26T14:30:00Z 2020-11-26T14:45:00Z Africa/Johannesburg Tech+Talk%3A+Exploring+the+Internet+of+Things+from+an+Enterprise+perspective https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fafrica-tech-week Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Live Q & A with Kobus Louw, Founder & Managing Director @ Digemy
Kobus Louw Litha Maqungo
2020-11-26T14:30:00Z 2020-11-26T15:00:00Z Africa/Johannesburg Live+Q+%26+A+with+Kobus+Louw%2C+Founder+%26+Managing+Director+%40+Digemy https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fafrica-tech-week Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Moderators closing remarks
Moderator: Zanele Morrison, Executive Talent, Brand and Marketing Entrepreneur
2020-11-26T14:45:00Z 2020-11-26T15:00:00Z Africa/Johannesburg Moderators+closing+remarks https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fafrica-tech-week Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Live Q & A with Peter Walsh, Founder, CommsCloud
Exploring the Internet of Things from an Enterprise perspective
Litha Maqungo Peter Walsh
2020-11-26T14:45:00Z 2020-11-26T15:15:00Z Africa/Johannesburg Live+Q+%26+A+with+Peter+Walsh%2C+Founder%2C+CommsCloud https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fafrica-tech-week Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Live Podcast with Ozow
Lyle Eckstein Mitchan Adams Ralf Fletcher Thomas Pays
2020-11-26T15:00:00Z 2020-11-26T16:00:00Z Africa/Johannesburg Live+Podcast+with+Ozow https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fafrica-tech-week Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Moderators opening remarks
Zanele Morrison, Executive Talent, Brand and Marketing Entrepreneur
2020-11-27T10:00:00Z 2020-11-27T10:10:00Z Africa/Johannesburg Moderators+opening+remarks https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fafrica-tech-week Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Organisers Welcome Address
Ralf Fletcher, CEO, Topco Media
Ralf Fletcher
2020-11-27T10:10:00Z 2020-11-27T10:20:00Z Africa/Johannesburg Organisers+Welcome+Address https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fafrica-tech-week Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Tech Talk: Digitization & Business Success factors for the future
Speaker: Andrew Bourne, Business Development Manager, Zoho Africa
Andrew Bourne (Zoho)
2020-11-27T10:20:00Z 2020-11-27T10:40:00Z Africa/Johannesburg Tech+Talk%3A+Digitization+%26+Business+Success+factors+for+the+future+ https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fafrica-tech-week Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Breakaway Session hosted by KNOWBE4 Africa
Social Engineering (Hacking Humans) During the Pandemic
Anna Collard
2020-11-27T10:30:00Z 2020-11-27T11:30:00Z Africa/Johannesburg Breakaway+Session+hosted+by+KNOWBE4+Africa https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fafrica-tech-week Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Tech Talk: Unleashing IoT’s full disruptive potential to create strategy that attracts value for your company
Speaker: Phathizwe Malinga, Managing Director, SqwidNet
Phathizwe Malinga
2020-11-27T10:40:00Z 2020-11-27T10:55:00Z Africa/Johannesburg Tech+Talk%3A+Unleashing+IoT%E2%80%99s+full+disruptive+potential+to+create+strategy+that+attracts+value+for+your+company https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fafrica-tech-week Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Panel Discussion hosted by Tech.MT
Investing in tech means investing in Africa's Growth
Dana Farrugia
2020-11-27T10:55:00Z 2020-11-27T11:40:00Z Africa/Johannesburg Panel+Discussion+hosted+by+Tech.MT https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fafrica-tech-week Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Live Q & A with Phathizwe Malinga, MD, SqwidNet
Unleashing IoT’s full disruptive potential to create strategy that attracts value for your company
Litha Maqungo Phathizwe Malinga
2020-11-27T10:55:00Z 2020-11-27T11:30:00Z Africa/Johannesburg +Live+Q+%26+A+with++Phathizwe+Malinga%2C+MD%2C+SqwidNet https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fafrica-tech-week Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Tech Talk: AI and Machine Learning - Powering Businesses Through the Pandemic
Jacques Ludik, Founder & Group CEO, Cortex Group; Founder & CEO, Cortex Logic; Founder & President, Machine Intelligence Institute of Africa, MIIA
Jacques Ludik
2020-11-27T11:40:00Z 2020-11-27T11:55:00Z Africa/Johannesburg Tech+Talk%3A+AI+and+Machine+Learning+-+Powering+Businesses+Through+the+Pandemic https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fafrica-tech-week Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Duo Tech Talk hosted by Vaxowave
When Cloud goes wrong - A cost perspective!
Kume Luvhani Peter Rix
2020-11-27T11:55:00Z 2020-11-27T12:25:00Z Africa/Johannesburg Duo+Tech+Talk+hosted+by+Vaxowave https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fafrica-tech-week Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Live Q & A with Jacques Ludik, Founder, Cortex Group
AI and Machine Learning - Powering Businesses for growth in Africa
Jacques Ludik Ralf Fletcher
2020-11-27T11:55:00Z 2020-11-27T12:35:00Z Africa/Johannesburg Live+Q+%26+A+with+Jacques+Ludik%2C+Founder%2C+Cortex+Group https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fafrica-tech-week Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Ozow Documentary
Meet our tech business of the year award winners for 2019 - Ozow...the untold story of making it in Africa.
Lyle Eckstein Mitchan Adams Thomas Pays
2020-11-27T12:25:00Z 2020-11-27T12:45:00Z Africa/Johannesburg Ozow+Documentary https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fafrica-tech-week Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Live Q & A with Vaxowave
When Cloud goes wrong - A cost perspective!
Karla Fletcher Kume Luvhani Peter Rix
2020-11-27T12:25:00Z 2020-11-27T12:55:00Z Africa/Johannesburg Live+Q+%26+A+with+Vaxowave https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fafrica-tech-week Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Panel discussion: From Start-Up to Scale Up - Why Startups are key to Africa’s Economic growth
Leonida Mutuku Njabulo Makhathini
2020-11-27T12:45:00Z 2020-11-27T13:15:00Z Africa/Johannesburg Panel+discussion%3A+From+Start-Up+to+Scale+Up+-+Why+Startups+are+key+to+Africa%E2%80%99s+Economic+growth https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fafrica-tech-week Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Tech Talk: How the 4IR is flexing the new norm
Videsha Proothveerajh, CEO and Chairperson of the Board, LexisNexis South Africa
2020-11-27T13:15:00Z 2020-11-27T13:30:00Z Africa/Johannesburg Tech+Talk%3A+How+the+4IR+is+flexing+the+new+norm https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fafrica-tech-week Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Tech Talk: Implementation approaches to ensure valued delivery
Mushfiqoh Samodien, Business Director @ Aspire Solutions & Top Women in Tech Award winner at the 17th Annual Standard Bank Top Women Awards 2020
Mushfiqoh Samsodien
2020-11-27T13:30:00Z 2020-11-27T13:45:00Z Africa/Johannesburg Tech+Talk%3A+Implementation+approaches+to+ensure+valued+delivery https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fafrica-tech-week Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Panel: Women in tech roundtable discussion - shining a light on diversity!
Diana Wangari Gitau
2020-11-27T13:45:00Z 2020-11-27T14:15:00Z Africa/Johannesburg Panel%3A+Women+in+tech+roundtable+discussion+-+shining+a+light+on+diversity%21 https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fafrica-tech-week Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Live Q & A with Mushfiqoh Samodien
Karla Fletcher Lance Peppler Mushfiqoh Samsodien
2020-11-27T13:45:00Z 2020-11-27T14:20:00Z Africa/Johannesburg Live+Q+%26+A+with+Mushfiqoh+Samodien https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fafrica-tech-week Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Tech Talk with Thapelo Nthite, Co-founder and CEO, Botlhale AI Solutions
2020-11-27T14:15:00Z 2020-11-27T14:25:00Z Africa/Johannesburg Tech+Talk+with+Thapelo+Nthite%2C+Co-founder+and+CEO%2C+Botlhale+AI+Solutions https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fafrica-tech-week Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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INNOVATION: A SUMMARY
Debbie Wisch Michael Lee
2020-11-27T14:20:00Z 2020-11-27T14:30:00Z Africa/Johannesburg INNOVATION%3A+A+SUMMARY https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fafrica-tech-week Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Moderators closing remarks
2020-11-27T14:30:00Z 2020-11-27T15:00:00Z Africa/Johannesburg Moderators+closing+remarks https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fafrica-tech-week Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)

Speakers

Andrew Bourne (Zoho)

Business Development Manager, Africa, Zoho

Anna Collard

SVP of Content Strategy and Evangelist, KnowBe4

Barbara Glover

AU Programme Officer, APET

Brett White

CEO at Zapper

Catherine Munjoma

Standard Bank

Dana Farrugia

CEO, Tech.mt

Debbie Wisch

Head of Global Partnerships and Customer Success

Diana Wangari Gitau

Principle at Lens Africa Fund

Gur Geva

Founder and CEO at iiDENTIFii

Jacques Ludik

Founder & Executive Chairman, Cortex Logic

Jacques Vermeulen

Group CEO, Coca-cola Beverages Africa

Joshua Okpata

Founder and Non-Executive Director at EazyHire

Karla Fletcher

Head of Marketing, Topco Media

Kgauta Mokoena

Chief Director, Department of Environment, Forestry & Fisheries

Kobus Louw

Founder & Managing Director, Digemy

Kume Luvhani

Co-Founder & Executive Director, Vaxowave

Kyle Bradley

Chief Technical Officer at HosueME

Lance Peppler

Idea Storm

Leonida Mutuku

Founder & CEO at Intelipro

Litha Maqungo

Topco Media

Lyle Eckstein

Ozow

Michael Lee

Founder, Innotivity Institute

Mitchan Adams

Ozow

Mushfiqoh Samsodien

Business Director of Aspire Solutions

Njabulo Makhathini

Co-Founder at Airbuy

Paulina Klotzbucher

Managing Director & Group Chief Commercial Officer, Travelstart

Peter Rix

Co-Founder & Executive Director, Vaxowave

Peter Walsh

Founder, CommsCloud

Phathizwe Malinga

Managing Director, SqwidNet

Ralf Fletcher

CEO, Topco Media

Rob Bothma

Strategic Business Solutions Engineer, Oracle

Ronnie Toerien

HCM Sales Development & Strategy Leader, Africa, Oracle

Ross Norton

Commercial & Innovation Director at Flash Mobile Vending

Ross Norton

Commercial & Innovation Director, Flash Mobile Vending

Salisu Abdullahi

CEO at eTrash2Cash

Somu Gowda

CEO and Managing Director at InfyStrat Software Services

Steve Burke

Founder and Chief Executive Officer at DigiBlu

Taru Madangombe

Power Systems Vice President, Schneider Electric

Thomas Pays

Ozow

Tony Saldanha

Globally recognized expert and thought-leader in Global Business Services (GBS) and Digital Technology.

Valanathan Munsami

Chief Executive Officer, South African National Space Agency (SANSA)

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