Wednesday, October 19, 2011

I ATTENDED THE GITEX TECHNOLOGY WEEK 2011 @ THE DUBAI WORLD TRADE CENTRE

My passion for Information & Communication Technology cannot be overstated, therefore inline with this, I attended the Global Leadership Summit at the Gitex Technology Week 2011 where Hot Topics as stated below were discussed;
  • Technology Innovation as a Driver for Sustainability & Economic Growth by Chris Dedicoat, President, EMEA, Cisco
  • New gTLDs: The Future of Online Innovation by Rod Beckstorm, President and CEO, ICANN
  • The Context  for Innovation – unofficial thoughts on tech trends by Giorgio Paolo, IT Strategy Lead IGEM, Accenture
  • Invisible Computing by Pranav Mistry, Inventor of Six Sense, MIT Media lab
  • From Science to Implementation: Approaches to Technology Innovation by William H. Salto, Young Global Leader of the World Economic Forum 2011, CEO, InTecur, UK
At the BlackHat Cyber-security Lecture during the 2011 GITEX Technology Week

Me (inset) at the 2011 Gitex Technology Week, Dubai World Trade Center

I (from right) and a friend from Nigeria ahead of the Global Leadership Conference
 more pictures below

Global Leadership Conference / Lectures in progress

Hafsa Hamir, MD, MTech Zambia and I during the evening networking dinner

A business executive from Oman and I during the 2011 Gitex Technology Week in Dubai.

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