2019 Cloud Conference


Gallagher Convention Center, Midrand. 6 June 2019

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About the Conference


The 2019 Cloud Conference, held on 6 June 2019 at Gallagher Estate in Gauteng, is the premier event of its kind in South Africa. The conference will be attended by South Africa’s top cloud, hosting and security executives and IT professionals. The speakers will share information about hosting services, data centres, cloud computing, virtualisation, hosting infrastructure and connectivity.


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1,500+

Delegates

34+

Exhibitors

17+

Speakers

Schedule


June 6, 2019
07:00 - 08:45
Registration and Expo
08:50 - 08:55
Delegates take their seats
09:00 - 09:15
Welcome & introduction
Aki Anastasiou - Master of Ceremonies
09:20 - 09:40
Hosting services
Reshaad Sha - CEO of Liquid Telecom in South Africa
09:45 - 10:05
Lend me an ear
David Meintjes - Chief Executive Officer at Connection Telecom
10:10 - 10:30
Cloud & AI, Building an Intelligent South Africa
Marcus Tay - Director, Cloud and Data Center Solutions at Huawei
10:35 - 10:55
Microsoft Axiz
Kevin George - Cloud Specialist at Microsoft
11:00 - 11:20
Connecting Africa to the Cloud
Jan Hnizdo - Managing Director at Teraco
11:25 - 11:55
Panel Discussion
Jan Vermeulen - Editor-at-Large at MyBroadband
Dave Funnell - Cloud Provider Manager at VMWare Sub-Saharan Africa
Mikey Molfessis - Sales Engineer for the Middle East and Africa at Mimecast
12:00 - 12:55
Lunch
Lunch will be served, where delegates will have the opportunity to network and visit exhibitor stands.
13:00 - 13:10
Welcome back
Aki Anastasiou - Master of Ceremonies
13:15 - 13:35
Cloud and connectivity
Derek Friend - Regional Executive, Head, Telco, C & SP at Schneider Electric
13:40 - 14:00
Cloud Management
Kathryn Tindale - Director Channel and General Business at SAP Africa
14:05 - 14:25
The Future is Autonomous – Real life experiences of modern businesses successfully transforming with cloud
Ocea Garriock - Solution Engineering Director at Oracle
Francois Marais - Technology Sales Consulting Senior Manager at Oracle
Victor Botlhokwane - Technology Sales Consulting Manager at Oracle
14:30 - 14:50
The Future of Cloud Computing
Brett StClair - Chief Executive Officer at Siatik
14:55 - 15:00
Closing remarks
Aki Anastasiou - Master of Ceremonies
15:00 - 16:00
Drinks, Networking and Exhibition Visits

Speakers


The 2019 Cloud Conference has attracted the top executives in South Africa’s cloud and hosting industry as speakers, and promises to be an event which should not be missed. Hear about the latest developments and the future plans for cloud, hosting and security services directly from top executives in the field.

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    Aki Anastasiou

    Host of Technobyte on Radio 702 and Tech Busters on CNBC Africa

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    Reshaad Sha

    CEO of Liquid Telecom in South Africa

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    Kevin George

    Cloud Specialist at Microsoft
    Axiz guest speaker

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    Dave Funnell

    Cloud Provider Manager at VMware Sub-Saharan Africa

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    Derek Friend

    Regional Executive, Head, Telco, C & SP at Schneider Electric

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    David Meintjes

    Chief Executive Officer at Connection Telecom

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    Jan Hnizdo

    Managing Director at Teraco

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    Brett StClair

    Chief Executive Officer at Siatik

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    Ocea Garriock

    Solution Engineering Director at Oracle

    Francois Marais

    Francois Marais

    Technology Sales Consulting Senior Manager at Oracle

    Victor Botlhokwane

    Victor Botlhokwane

    Technology Sales Consulting Manager at Oracle

    Marcus Tay

    Marcus Tay

    Director, Cloud and Data Center Solutions at Huawei

  • Mikey Molfessis

    Mikey Molfessis

    Sales Engineer for the Middle East and Africa at Mimecast

    Jan Vermeulen

    Jan Vermeulen

    Editor-at-Large at MyBroadband

    Kathryn Tindale

    Kathryn Tindale

    Director Channel and General Business at SAP Africa

Pricing


    • R2,450

    • 1X General Access

      • Access to speaker hall
      • Access to exhibition area
      • Lunch
      • Post event drinks
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Sponsors


The 2019 Cloud Conference attracts top IT executives and delegates from around South Africa. Exhibitors reach high-level executives and influential decision makers who come to the Cloud Conference to discover new players in the industry, form partnerships and evaluate emerging technologies.

Liquid Telecom
Huawei
Connection Telecom Telviva
VMWare
Teraco
Schneider Electric
Axiz Microsoft
Oracle
SAP
Mimecast
Mimecast
Codehesion
Elingo Genesys
Fortinet
Miro
Cipherwave Iron Mountain
Westcon Comstor
Synapsys
SAP
Redstor
Egoli Gas
HostAfrica
RSAWeb
Oracle
Netlogix
Peplink
Palladium
Torque IT
Galix
Avepoint
Axiz Logitech
iSphere
ICT Globe
ContinuitySA
Quick Connect
Antfarm

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Partnering with us for our Cloud Conference offers a variety of benefits and opportunities. Please submit your details and we will contact you shortly to explain all the available conference packages.