MyBroadband Conference 2012
The MyBroadband Conference is the premier event of its kind in South Africa, attracting IT executives and delegates from around the country. Now in its eighth year it promises to be the biggest and best conference yet, with speakers from all the major telecoms players in the country.
If you join us at Vodacom World in Midrand on 10 October you will learn more about:
- ADSL in South Africa
- Telkom's MSAN and FTTH plans
- Uncapped broadband in SA
- Local Loop Unbundling, Bitstream and IPC
- SA’s fibre rollouts
- EASSy, WACS, SEACOM, SAT-3/SAFE
- Wireless Broadband
- Local transit costs and national fibre networks
- Mobile broadband developments
- LTE, HSPA+, LTE, ADSL 2+
- Telecoms costs and the way forward
- 2012 Broadband Awards
Enjoy the company of fellow broadband and Internet enthusiasts, ISP owners and telecoms industry professionals while enjoying lunch, snacks and drinks sponsored by Vodacom.
If you are interested in broadband and telecoms, or are working in this field, this is a conference not to be missed.
Companies and speakers
Hear about the latest developments and the future plans for telecoms and broadband directly from the CEOs and CTOs of following companies:
Vodacom, Telkom, Cell C, 8ta, MWEB, Neotel, WACS, Vox Telecom, Broadband Infraco, DFA and Afrihost.
Date and venue
The 2012 MyBroadband conference will take place on 10 October at Vodaworld in Midrand. Registration starts at 08:15, and the conference will kick off at 09:00.
For the full program, please visit 2012 MyBroadband Conference Program.
Registration and cost
Attending the 2012 MyBroadband conference is free, and you will even stand a chance to win some great prizes.
Lunch is sponsored by Vodacom, and after the event there will be drinks, again sponsored by Vodacom, where you can mingle with other IT professionals.
To register, please complete the Registration Form
The event may also be broadcast at a later date on The Mindset Learn channel on DStv.
If you would like to know more about the conference, please contact Cara (conference organiser):
Aki Anastasiou, 702 Technobyte
Aki will once again be the master of ceremonies for the MyBroadband Conference in 2012
Shameel Joosub, Vodacom CEO
Shameel will tell us more about Vodacom's broadband plans and the company's future direction
Jose Dos Santos, Cell C CCO
Jose will discuss Cell C's plans and their journey so far.
Karel Pienaar, MTN SA MD
Karel will talk about mobile broadband for all, and shed light on how this can be achieved
Rudi Jansen, former MWEB CEO
Rudi is the man behind the uncapped ADSL revolution in South Africa, and will share his thoughts on the industry.
Douglas Reed, Vox Telecom CEO
Vox Telecom launched many new broadband products, and Douglas will unveil what they have planned
Gian Visser, Afrihost CEO
Gian will discuss Afrihost's rapid growth in the ADSL market, and where they are heading in future
Gustav Smit, DFA CEO
Dark Fibre Africa continues to aggressively roll out fibre infratsructure, and Gustav will shed light on their network
John Holdsworth, AppChat CEO
Appchat is planning to shake up the mobile market in South Africa, and John will shed some light on his plans.
Angus Hay, Neotel CTO
Angus will tell us more about Neotel's plans and how they plan to bring more value to consumers
Steve Lewis, Telkom Managing Exec
Telkom’s ADSL remains the broadband connection of choice, and Steve will tell us more about ADSL, MSANs and FTTH
Amith Maharaj, ME, 8ta
8ta head Amith will shed some light on their continued network growth, and what else you can expect from 8ta
Jannie van Zyl, Vodacom data HD
Jannie is a prominent name in the local telecoms market, and will share his thoughts on mobile broadband and data prices