2021 Speakers

Shift Policy

His Excellency
Dr Mokgweetsi E.K Masisi

The President Of The Republic Of Botswana

Hon Minister
Thulagano Segokgo

Minister Of Transport & Communications

Mr Anthony Masunga

Botswana Telecommunications Corporation - Managing Director

Mr Martin Mokgware


Mr Vinod Kumar


Mr Ogone Mothowagae

CEO - Stencil Technologies | Moderator

Mr Andy HyunJoo Lee

Executive Director - Global Business Group KT (Korea Telecom)

Shift Connectivity

Mr Aldrin Sivako

BTC - Chief Operations Officer

Mr Peter Olyn

BTC - General Manager Technology

Mr Paul Williams

Country Manager for Southern Africa and Indian Ocean Islands

Mr Conrad Steyn

Cisco Sub-Saharan Africa - CTO / Head of Engineering

Professor David Norris

University of Botswana

Mr Thari G. Pheko

BTC Board Member

Mr. Machel Sekwakwa

Head of Business Improvement, Innovation & Technology

Mr Eran Shapiro

Spacecom - Director; Business & Technology Ventures

Mr Richard Vaka


Shift 5G

Mr Nimrod Smit

Huawei - Principal Marketing Manager

Shift Cloud

Mr Tshepo Mongalo

BTC - Head Of IT Infrastructure

Mr Cecil Masiga

Ministry of Transport and Communications - Director

Mr Tshoganetso Kepaletswe

BOCRA - Chief Technology Officer

Mr Kenneth Setimela

Leverage Point - Managing Director

Mr Mohamed El Nemr


Shift Fintech & Blockchain

Mr Edward Wicks

BTC - Chief Commercial Officer

Mr Otsetswe Frank Oabile

FIA - Head of Information Technology

Ms Monica Jasuja

Comviva - Head of Product Management, Digital Financial Solutions

Mr Navin Gupta

Managing Director - Ripple South Asia and MENA region

Mr Bongani Kraai

Stanbic Bank Botswana
Client Access Head

Shift IoT

Mr Rudi Dreyer

4Sight Holdings Limited
Chief Business Environment Officer

Professor Joseph Monamati Chuma

BIUST - Dean of the Faculty of Engineering and Technology

Mr Pontsho C. Pusoetsile

Smart Bots - Government Online Coordinator

Mr. Norman Moleele

Business Botswana - CEO

Mr Thapelo Kalake

Water Utilities Corporation - Shared Services Director

Shift Big Data,Analytics & AI

Mr Nelson Disang

BTC - General Manager Information Systems

Mr Mukund Shastri

Comviva - Chief Data Science Officer & Telco Analytics SME

Mr Rohit Maheshwari

Subex - Head of Strategy & Products

Dr Aubrey Pheto Mokotedi

BITRI - Researcher, Technologies

Dr Omaru Maruatona

Aiculus - CEO

Mr Calvin T David

KYC Technologies Botswana - Digital Transformation & Data Specialist

Mr Suresh Chintada

Subex- Chief Technology Officer