IBM Cloud Forum
25 May 2021 | Online
Harness hybrid cloud to scale
new heights for business
Why IBM Cloud Forum?
Cloud underpins digital transformation and bridges the gaps between business and IT. However, only 26% of businesses in South Africa have successfully deployed a holistic multicloud management strategy.
The IBM Cloud Forum, hosted in partnership with ITWeb, will deep dive into the hurdles facing local organisations, outlining the solutions and best practice approaches to harnessing hybrid cloud for business transformation.
Wherever you are on your cloud journey, IBM meets you there.
Why should you attend?
Hear the latest trends and key findings about the role of cloud and AI in the South African market.
Explore strategies designed to get the most out of your cloud, wherever you are on the journey.
Learn how your competition uses digital technologies to grow, leverage data and improve business performance.
Motivational Keynote Speaker
Saray is an award winning Mountaineer and an experienced business executive, who has a solid track record in some of South Africa’s leading financial institutions as an eCommerce and Loyalty Specialist. In 2019, on her fourth attempt, Saray became the first Black African woman to summit Mount Everest - a demonstration of her resilience, irrespective of her starting point and past unsuccessful attempts. Saray uses a combination of mountaineering triumphs and her ability to steer businesses to partner with organisations that are on a transformational journey to enable individuals and teams to identify their personal and business goals, explore and unleash their full potential and achieve set goals. She is the founder of summits with a purpose, an initiative that has raised funds and built physical and digital libraries in disadvantages African schools. She believes that literacy and education has the power to change the narrative for the next generation.
Register your virtual seat today to hear about Saray’s journey, her triumphs and her ability to steer businesses to purpose.
View the Hybrid Cloud Survey Results: 20% of workloads are in the cloud
Craig Holmes, Technology Leader, IBM Southern Africa
Hybrid Cloud, the Big Picture
Seth Dobrin, Vice President and Global Chief AI Officer, IBM
Saray Khumalo, Mountaineer, Speaker & Transformation Coach