IBA at CIO Roadmap 2015

June 29, 2015 

On June 24, 2015, IBA Group participated in CIO Roadmap 2015 that was held in Sandton, Johannesburg. Organized by IT News Africa, CIO Roadmap 2015 offers an interactive IT leader–centered platform for sharing ideas and receiving guidance from prominent CIOs, senior executives and IT experts of key technology providers. The event is designed to help CIOs in charting their IT roadmaps and driving their IT initiatives in the right direction.

The program of CIO Roadmap 2015 included learning, peer sharing, and exploring latest IT and business trends that shape the role of the CIO. The event featured prearranged meetings, panel and interactive discussions, demo sessions, networking and live one–on–one interviews conducted by top local and international business journalists representing the African print, broadcast, and online mass media.

The participants were able to attend the sessions dedicated to the cloud, digital transformation, security and risk management, mobility, and big data. At CIO Roadmap 2015, the following topics were discussed:

  1. Solving the CIOs cloud identity crisis
  2. Strategies in measuring the success of IT and its impact on the bottom line
  3. Bridging the CIO–CMO divide
  4. Decoding the real corporate strategy/CIO engagement with board of directors
  5. Enterprise security management and strategy for CIOs
  6. Resource allocation: emerging technologies & future planning
  7. Driving business in the mobile era
  8. Putting big data to work.