The World’s Most Important Gathering of CIOs and Senior IT Executives

A digital wave is sweeping through every industry, organisation and culture.

This a defining moment for every CIO and senior IT executive: a chance to rise up, align mission-critical priorities — yours and those of the enterprise — and drive business outcomes.

From personal development to process reinvention, Gartner is here to help you Rise to the Challenge.

The Gartner Symposium/ITxpo takes place in Cape Town in September 2016.


Gartner Symposium 2016 – Jeff Mann

Vice President of Research and Chair of the Gartner African Symposium, Jeffrey Mann, talks about the upcoming Symposium taking place in Cape Town in September 2016 with a specific focus on the ‎Aspiring Innovators Program.


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Click here to listen to the interviews from the 2015 event


28.09.15 – Gartner Symposium ITxpo

What does the future hold? Will we see autonomous cars in our lifetime? How long after takeoff does a pilot switch on autopilot? Liron Segev comes to you from the Gartner Symposium in Cape Town and his guests Glen Archer and Bryan Berk have all these answers and more as they talk about trendsetters in the tech industry. Liron has the road map to the future, don’t get left behind.

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21.09.15 – CLEVVA

Co-founder of CLEVVA, Dayne Falkenberg joins Liron Segev via Skype from Cape Town. CLEVVA’s Sales Platform offers mobile sales professionals the power to ask the right questions, recommend the right solutions, cross sell the right products and generate the right quotes and orders, with minimal product or process knowledge. Dayne reveals more about his company’s enterprise productivity space, how they focus on effective decision making, and how their business can benefit yours.

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14.09.15 – Mapzania

Liron Segev speaks to Mike Steyn, the CEO of Mapzania, which is a toolbox for software engineers to include mapping and location-based elements into their systems. Apps like Google Maps and Google Earth have opened up the need for such features… Mike shares the journey of how his product was created.


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14.09.15 – Encentivize

Liron Segev speaks to Martin Naude and Jerome Lucas from Encentivize, which is a dynamic, full-featured rewards, recognition and loyalty platform offering tools that will stimulate performance and engagement within organisations.


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07.09.15 – Wyzetalk

Wyzetalk is a secure social business platform that accelerates the performance of organisations who believe in the power of collaboration and community engagement. Liron Segev chats with Wyzetalk CEO, Gys Kappers, about the ins and outs of this fascinating business.




31.08.15 – Nandi Big Data

Liron Segev is joined by two men presenting at the Gartner Symposium. Michael Netshipise is the CEO and founder of Nandi Software, Tinyiko Valoyi is the co-founder and Head of Business development at Nandi Software. Nandi Software Solutions guides clients through the creation of highly focused, business plans in the areas of legal and facilities management, business consulting and HR & Staffing services.


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24.08.15 – Build a website in minutes

Liron Segev chats to the CEO and Co-Founder of Build, Craig McLeod, as well as a lead developer at Build, Quintin Schnehage, regarding this year’s Gartner Symposium/ITxpo and what it means for the IT industry.





03.08.15 – Jeffrey Mann interview

Talking Tech’s Liron Segev talks to Jeffrey Mann from Gartner about the Gartner Symposium/ITxpo, which is the world’s most important gathering of CIOs and Senior IT Executives, and takes place in Cape Town in September.