I was the session chair and panel moderator for the “FINNOVATION” session at AfricaCom 2019, and presented a keynote “Fintech – looking beyond the payment solution (Edutech, Agritech and mHealth), November 2019 in Cape Town. Wonderful experience and engagement! Read about my presentation here, November 2019.
Presentation at the South African Institute of Professional Accountants’ (SAIPA) Accounting iNdaba 2019, August at CTICC, on Digital Transformation and the Future-Ready (4IR) Accountant, August 2019
Presented “Digital Transformation: The 4th Industrial Revolution” at the Women in 4IR Technology Conference, November 2019 in Sandton, South Africa.
Academic article writing workshop at La Wiida,University of Pretoria, July 2019
South African Computer Lecturers Association (SACLA) 2019 conference, Alpine Heath Resort, Northern Drakensberg. Presented a paper “A knowledge-based service-learning framework for large-scale community projects in higher education” written with colleague Dr Martina Jordaan, July 2019
South African Computer Lecturers Association (SACLA) 2019 conference, Alpine Heath Resort, Northern Drakensberg. Prof Alta van der Merwe presenting our paper “Guidelines for Conducting Design Science Research in Information Systems”, July 2019
Fintech session TV interview at AfricaCom 2018, November 2018
I was the session chair and panel moderator for the session “FINNOVATION, FINTEGRATION AND FINDATA” at AfricaCom 2018, and presented a keynote “The Fintech future for Africa: the tech and the people”, November 2018 in Cape Town. What a great experience and engagement!
Prof Robert Winter visited the Department of Informatics and the University of Pretoria and presented a masterclass on “Towards Architectural Thinking in (Large) Organizations”, November 2018.
Attended a masterclass on the Business Agility Manifesto with the legendary John Zachman at the University of Pretoria, June 2018.
Optimising discussion time on business agility with John Zachman while waiting for the photographer, University of Pretoria, June 2018.
The Steering Committee of the Enterprise Architecture Collaboration Forum with John Zachman at the University of Pretoria, June 2018.
Celebrating with the aYo Holdings (joint venture between MTN Group and MMI Holding) Group CEO, Imran Mahomed on reaching a huge milestone – 1,000,000 customers! Congratulations team! May 2018.
Autumn graduation 2018 with my student Tracy-Lee Kotzé receiving her MCom degree.
Autumn graduation 2018 with my student Busisiwe Juleka, receiving her MIT degree.
Attended workshop with Dr Amandeep Dhir in the Department of Informatics at the University of Pretoria, March 2018
Panel member judging business plans for mobile app development in a competition for students hosted by Tuksnovation, March 2018.
Attending ORACLE Women’s Leadership Breakfast in Johannesburg, February 2017
Attended the Accenture South Africa Innovation day, October 2017
Talking about “How can Africa master the Digital Revolution? “ at the PwC Africa Tax and Business Symposium in Cape Town, October 2016
Presenting the “Principles, processes and lessons learnt when launching a new VAS platform” at the VAS Africa 2015 Conference in Cape Town, June 2015
Talking to (debating with!) John Zachman after I presented a paper on “Threats and Opportunities for Information Systems Outsourcing” at the University of Basel, Switzerland, September 2015
Presenting a paper on “Threats and Opportunities for Information Systems Outsourcing” at the University of Basel, Switserland, September 2015.
Attended the launch of the CNN Africaview app in Kampala, Uganda. Enjoyed working in East- and West-Africa. November 2015
Panel member talking about Digital Disruption at Social Media Week Johannesburg, September 2014
Meeting PJ Powers, South African music idol at MTN South Africa and accepting a signed copy of her biography. What an awesome lady! November 2014.
Presenting the MTN SA system architecture journey at ORACLE day, Johannesburg, November 2014.
Talking about “The Digital World” at ORACLE day Johannesburg event before going to Durban and Cape Town, November 2014