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The Race to Reinvent: Connecting Leaders
to Empower Digital Transformation

Digital Event | Egypt | September 24


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Minister of Communications and Information Technology (MCIT), Egypt

Digital Event | Egypt | September 24

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President, IDC

Digital Event | Egypt | September 24

The 6th edition of the IDC Egypt CIO Summit is the platform of choice to showcase the country’s drive towards digital transformation (DX) in a post COVID-19 world across both it’s public and private sectors.

More than 54% of enterprises in Egypt are accelerating, continuing or initiating new digital transformation (DX) initiatives to address the Future of Work in the post COVID-19 world. Are YOU ready to join them?


Be inspired as industry pioneers showcase their own professional stories at this interactive event.

Why Attend?


Engage with the region's leading C-suite executives and share your experiences, worries, and needs.

Meet Our Speakers


Acknowledge the successes of the regional most dynamic digital transformation initiatives.

IDC CIO Awards

83% of CIOs focused on enhancing WFH experience

65% of CIOs ramping up business continuity

43% postponing minor DX initiatives to H2 2020

47% prioritizing customer engagement and data value strategies

Key Topics

The IDC CIO Summit Series 2020 will provide essential guidance on:

Digital Backbone: Intelligent Process Automation Enabling Multiplied Innovation

Chatbots, AI and Machine Learning: Personalizing the Customer Experience in Real Time

Data Privacy Regulation: Navigating the Compliance-Risk Landscape

Cloud Agility and Scalability in the New Normal: The Foundation of Business Continuity

The Impact of Hyperconvergence on People, Process and Technology

Next wave of Digital Government: Digitally Driven Citizen and Public Services

Harnessing the Power of Big Data and Analytics

Manufacturing: Smart Is the New Normal

The Future of Finance: Embracing a Digital Finance Mentality

Data Is the New Healthcare Currency

Future Workspace

Roadmap for Data Initiatives

Why Attend?

The IDC CIO Summit 2020 will bring together global analysts, market-leading vendors, and 500 of the region's most influential C-suite leader to make sense of the rapidly evolving digital transformation landscape and shape the digital strategies of tomorrow. By attending the event, you will be able to:

Leverage insights from respected industry leaders

Get hands-on with the industry's latest innovations

Participate in briefings for CEOs, CFOs and CHROs

Tailor the agenda to meet your own unique needs

Explore dedicated industry and focus group tracks


Featuring presentations, panel discussions, focus groups, and workshops, our agenda has been designed to help C-Suite executives rethink the way they leverage emerging technologies to make their enterprises more agile, efficient, and productive than ever before.

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Nagia El-Emary

Country Manager (Egypt) & Senior Consultant (MEA), IDC

H.E. Dr. Amr Talaat

Minister of Communications and Information Technology (MCIT), Egypt

Eng. Amr Mahfouz

Acting CEO, ITIDA Assistant Minister for Growth and Development, MCIT

Crawford Del Prete

President, IDC Worldwide

Walid Yehia

PreSales Senior Director, Middle East, Russia, Africa, and Turkey, Dell Technologies

Rasheed Al Omari

Principal Business Solutions Strategist (SEMEA), VMware

Mirna Arif

General Manager (Egypt), Microsoft

Karim Shehata

Enterprise Business Unit Director, Vodafone Egypt

Sari Abu Raed

Systems Engineering, Ruckus Networking, CommScope

Sriram Narayanan

Vice President, Automation Anywhere

Makbule Shkalla Tuncerli

ERPM Business Development and Strategy Director (CA, TR, EG and LENA), Oracle

Ahmed El Moualled

Managing Partner, ZAD Solutions

Hamza Naqshbandi

Regional Director (Saudi Arabia & Bahrain), IDC

Muhammad Fathy

Head of Technology Services, Banque Du Caire

Alister Shepherd

MEA Managing Director, Mandiant, A FireEye Company

Tamer Riyal

Regional Manager (North Gulf | Levant | Egypt), Nutanix

Refat Al Karmi

Senior Consulting Engineer, Juniper Networks

Alain Sanchez

CISO (EMEA), Senior Evangelist, Fortinet

Mahmoud Arabi

Head of Business Development (Levant), Trend Micro

Mohammed Al-Jallad

CTO and Director Middle East and Africa, HPE

Rawad Zaki

Regional Manager (Saudi Arabia & Levant), Veeam Software

Mena Migally

Senior Director Middle East & North Africa, Riverbed

Roger Sels

Vice President Solutions (EMEA), BlackBerry

Jawad Khalil

Program Manager, Telecoms KSA, IDC

Hassan Hafez

Head of IT, TOTAL

Ahmed Abd El Sattar

Group Chief Information Officer, Qalaa Holdings.

Harish Dunakhe

Research Director, Software and Cloud, IDC Middle East, Africa, & Turkey

Amr Zahra

Corporate IT Director, Ezz Industries Group

Mohamed Fathy

CIO, EFG Hermes Holding

Wissam Al Adany

Group Chief Information Officer, Ghabbour Auto Group

Ahmed Mansour

Chief Information Officer, FinTech and Blockchain Expert, Egyptian Bank

Ranjit Rajan

Vice President, Research (META), IDC

Hisham Mohamed

Chief Information Security Officer (CISO), Emirates NBD

Amr El-Zayat

IT Director, Dar Al-Fouad Hospital

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Join Our CIO Summit

Combining informative presentations, interactive panel debates, and extensive peer-to-peer networking, the IDC CIO Summit Series 2020 promises to deliver game-changing insights.
The experiences shared by industry pioneers will inspire you not only to grow professionally and personally but also to transform the role of CIO from tech enabler to digital innovator.
The IDC CIO Summit Series 2020 guarantees to deliver the perfect blend of expert opinions, practical solutions, and networking opportunities for your organization.


Ronita Bhattacharjee

Vice President - Conferences, IDC Middle East, Africa, & Turkey

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Taher Hamdan

Senior Sales Manager, Conferences, IDC Middle East, Turkey & Africa


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