BY Fast Company 2 MINUTE READ

South Africa’s leading thought leaders will convene in the Eastern Cape from the 21st to the 23rd November to discuss tech in the public sector. This discussion will take place under the auspices of the ICT Summit, a flagship conference that has existed for more than 16 years. The 17th ICT Summit will focus on the theme “Cloud Usage and Digital Infrastructure Delivery”. One of the key discussions during the 17th ICT Summit will focus on how the public sector can use technology to advance society. The skills challenge will also receive attention in a panel of discussion that will include Lubega who founded an education platform.

According to the founder of the ICT Summit and Chairman of Imbizo Events, Motse Mfuleni, there’s more than enough reasons to attend the 17th ICT Summit. He said “The Annual ICT Summit has always been a catalyst for innovation in the technology sector.

This year’s theme, ‘Cloud Usage and Digital Infrastructure 2.0,’ aligns perfectly with the evolvingneeds of our industry. We look forward to engaging discussions and the opportunity to shape the future together.”

This gathering takes place during a period when the Eastern Cape province is need of solutions. The discussions that will take place during the ICT may just form part of solutions required by the region.

Key Highlights:

Influential Speakers: The summit will host a plethora of industry leaders and policy makers who will share their expertise and visions all while guiding attendees through the complex landscape of ICT and include: EC Premier – Hon. Oscar Mabuyane, Former UCT Vice Chancellor – Prof. Mamokgethi Phakeng, Director- General at Dept. of Communications and Digital Technologies – Ms. Nonkqubela Thathakahle Jordan-Dyani, Board Chairperson SITA – Mr.Kiruben Pillay, amongst them are directors from international organizations such as Microsoft.Cutting-Edge Insights: The summit will feature keynote presentations, panel discussions and masterclasses led by renowned experts, providing attendees with in-depth knowledge on the latest cloud innovations and the evolution of digital infrastructure.

Networking Opportunities: Attendees can connect with thought leaders, startups, investors and professionals in the ICT field – fostering valuable partnerships and collaborations.Tech Showcase: A dedicated exhibition area will showcase cutting-edge technologies and solutions from leading companies, offering a glimpse into the future of ICT.

Interactive Masterclasses: Hands-on masterclasses will provide attendees with practical skillsand insights into cloud implementation and digital infrastructure management.