Stellar speakers cast for Mobile 360-Africa

Mobile 360-AfricaDAR-ES-SALAAM, (CAJ News) – THE first speakers for the 2017 Mobile 360-Africa conference set for Tanzania in July have been announced.
Among these are Strive Masiyiwa (Founder and Executive Chairman, Econet), Shalu Umapathy (Managing Director,, Tonee Ndungu (Founder and CIO, Kytabu) Samira Negm (CEO, Raye7), Dr and Gilbert Saggia (Managing Director, SAP East Africa).
Others are Dr Hamadoun Touré (Executive Director, Smart Africa), Nazar Arabi, Chief Strategy Officer (Sudatel) and Caine Wanjau (CTO, Twiga Foods), Makame Mnyaa Mbarawa, Tanzania Minister for Works, Transport and Communication, will represent the host government.
The 2017 Mobile 360-Africa is scheduled for July 11-13 at the Julius Nyerere International Convention Centre, Dar es Salaam.
GSMA is organizing the event.
Michael O’Hara, Chief Marketing Officer, GSMA, said the positive transformational impact of mobile was being felt more profoundly in Africa than anywhere else in the world, with more than 500 million people across Africa now subscribed to a mobile network.
This connectivity provides them with a gateway to a range of other essential services in areas such as digital identity, healthcare and financial services.
“The region continues to undergo exciting development and change and this dynamic will be reflected across the entire Mobile 360-Africa agenda,” said O’Hara.
CAJ News

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