WIOCC conference programme for H1 2011

Chris Wood on the WIOCC stand

If you would like to meet members of the WIOCC team face-to-face, there will be plenty of opportunity throughout 2011. Below is a list of the conferences and exhibitions at which we will be present during the first half of 2011 – with more events to follow in the second half of the year:

  • March 22: Innovation Africa Digital Summit, Mombasa, Kenya – James Wekesa will be attending, and participating in an International Infrastructure panel.
  • March 28-30: IIR 6th Annual Broadband Summit, Jo’burg, S. Africa. Hitesh Desai and Marcel Bhatti, from our S. Africa Sales office, will be at the summit.
  • April 5-6: East Africa Com, Nairobi, Kenya. WIOCC will be sharing a stand with Telkom Kenya Orange and many of the WIOCC team will be attending the event, including CEO Chris Wood.
  • May 23-25: ITW, Washington DC, USA. The WIOCC stand will occupy the same place as at last year’s event, and we are arranging meetings at our bilateral table. Chris Wood (CEO), Ryan Sher (COO), Mike Last (Marketing & International Business Director) and Winnie Karisa will be present. On the 24th: Chris Wood will be participating in the Africa panel at the associated conference.
  • May 30 – June 2: SatCom Africa, Jo’burg, S. Africa. Hitesh Desai and Marcel Bhatti will be attending the event.

To set up a meeting or obtain further information on attendance at any of these events, please contact us at info@wiocc.net


WIOCC sponsors 5th Broadband Summit, Jo’burg

WIOCC will be sponsoring and attending this week’s 5th Annual Broadband Summit, running from 29th to 31st March at the Hyatt Regency in Johannesburg: http://iir-conferences.co.za/broadband/

James Wekesa, WIOCC CCO

The WIOCC stand will be manned throughout the event, so come along and introduce yourself to the team – they’ll be interested to find out more about you, and they can give you the latest news on EASSy, WIOCC and anything else that’s going on.

James Wekesa, WIOCC’s Chief Commercial Officer, will also be addressing the conference – at 9am on Wednesday, on the topic of, “The changing face of high-speed international Internet delivery and its impact on carriers and consumers”.