zaigf2016Meet the Speakers

Keynote Address

Internet Infrastructure & Critical Resources

Vika Mpisane


Juanita Clark

FTTH Council Africa

The Impact of cyber security on the South African economy:

Tony Parry


Tony Parry is the current CEO of the IITPSA (Institute of Information Technology Professionals South Africa), formerly Computer Society of South Africa (CSSA)and is the current interim Chairperson of the Governance and Security Chamber of the National ICT Forum (DTPS) and he represents the IITPSA on the Board of the MICT SETA.

Dr Kiru Pillay

LINK Centre

Dr Kiru Pillay (PhD) has more than 20 years of experience in telecommunications and the broader ICT sector in South Africa and internationally. He has completed projects in South Africa, Namibia, Zimbabwe, United Arab Emirates and Ireland, and is currently a Researcher at South Africa's Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR).

Pria Chetty


Pria Chetty has over 10 years experience as a technology law and policy advisor to public and private sector organisations, developing country governments and international organisations. Pria Chetty has served as an expert consultant on an ITU project focusing on technical assistance in the area of cybersecurity law and policy for Southern African countries.

S.A Digital Economy & E-Commerce