Summer School 2017 & Exhibition Program

  • 12:00 pm - 14:00 pm
  • Glass room opposite the Business Centre

Delegates Registration

All delegates to regsiter with the CSZ organisors

  • 14:00 pm - 18:00 pm
  • KALALA Room

Welcome Address

The President of the Computer Society of Zimbabwe will welcome all the delegates and invited guests

  • Dr G HapanyengwiCSZ President
  • 14:00 pm - 18:00 pm
  • KALALA Room

Delegates welcome to Victoria Falls

His Worship, the Mayor of Vic Falls will welcome all the delegates to Victoria Falls

  • Cllr Sifiso MpofuHis Worship, the Mayor of Vic Falls
  • 14:00 pm - 18:00 pm
  • KALALA Room

Official Opening of the CSZ Summer School 2017

The Honorable minister of Information Communication Technology, Postal and courier services will officially open the Summer School 2017 and Exhibition

  • Hon. Minister Supa Mandiwanzira MPMinster of ICTPCS
  • 14:00 pm - 18:00 pm
  • KALALA Room

Agenda 2030: Overview and role of ICT’

The UNDP National Economist will unpack the overview and role of ICT on the Agenda 2030.

  • Ethel Bangwwayo UNDP National Economist
  • 14:00 pm - 18:00 pm
  • KALALA Room

SDGs and Zimbabwe’s journey riding on ICTS to achieve the 2030 global goals

SDGs and Zimbabwe’s journey riding on ICTS to achieve the 2030 global goals

  • Dr. Judith KateeraMinistry of Macro Economic Planning
  • 18:00 pm
  • Pool Side

Fine Art & Oracle Meet and Greet

All delegates to attend

  • 08.30 - 09.00
  • Plenary in Kalala

Keynote Speech

Policy and Practice: The role of the RBZ in reducing inequalities through aligned products, practices and technologies in the banking sector; focuses on IFRS9, Interoperability & Infrastructure sharing and other pertinent issues

  • Dr. Khupukile MlamboDeputy Governor Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe
  • 09.00 - 09.30
  • Plenary in Kalala

Keynote Speech

ICTs in Zimbabwe and the Sustainable Development Goals in Health

  • Prof. Stephen MunjanjaUniversity of Zimbabwe, College of Health Sciences
  • 09.30 - 10.00
  • Plenary in Kalala

Keynote Speech

ICTs in the Comprehensive Africa Agriculture Development Programme

  • Professor Mandivamba RukuniUniversity of Africa, Zambia
  • 09.30 - 10.00
  • Plenary in Kalala

Keynote Speech

Digital Skills; Challenges and Opportunities

  • Jane HallerECDL Switzerland
  • 11.30 - 12.00
  • Plenary in Kalala

Keynote Speech

Development of ICT professionals

  • Moira de RocheInstitute of IT Professionals South Africa/IFIP/IP3
  • 12.00 - 13.00
  • Breakaway Sessions

Education & E-learning

Dr. Sithulisiwe Bhebhe : University of Swaziland Teachers’ Computer Literacy and Utilization of ICTs in Teaching and Learning. || Jane Haller : Digital Skills Challenges and Opportunities.

Banking & Finance

Mr. John Mostert : ZSS E-Commerce: V-Pay initiative.|| Dr. Kupukile Mlambo : Policy & Practice.

Agriculture

Dr Alice Maredza : RAEIN-Africa Maintaining Biodiversity and Expanding Agricultural Production.|| Professor M Rukuni :ICTs in the Comprehensive Africa Agriculture Development Programme.

Health

Dr. P Manangazira: ZSS e-health transforming health services in Zimbabwe – a shared experience.|| Professor S Munjanja U.Z. College of Health Sciences : ICTs in Zimbabwe and the Sustainable Development Goals in Health.

  • 13.00 - 14.00

LUNCH

  • 14.00 - 14.30
  • Kalala

Keynote Speech

TelOne: Connecting people and businesses together to reduce poverty and inequalities.

  • Chipo MtasaTelOne
  • 14.30 - 15.00
  • Kalala

Keynote Speech

Econet: Harnessing technology for human development and reduction in inequalities

  • Munyaradzi NhamoECOCASH
  • 15.00 - 15.30
  • Kalala

Keynote Speech

Mobile Platforms and Terminal Devices as a converged Platform to change lives

  • Angeline VereTelecel Zimbabwe
  • 15.30 - 16.30
  • Plenary in Kalala

Exhibition and Refreshments break

  • 16.30 - 17.00
  • Kalala

Keynote Speech

How NetOne is Bridging the digital divide

  • Brian MutandiroNetOne Zimbabwe
  • 08:30 am - 09:00 am
  • Kalala Room

Keynote Speech

Artificial Intelligence, the Good, and the Ugly

  • Anthony WongAustralia Computer Society/IFIP/IP3
  • 09:00 am - 09:30 am
  • Kalala Room

Keynote Speech

POTRAZ contributing towards national efforts to bridge the digital divide

  • Tichafa MujuruPOTRAZ
  • 09:30 am - 10:00 am
  • Kalala Room

Keynote Speech

Harnessing the Youth Dividend – ICT in agriculture for attaining SDG2

  • Dr David PhiriFAO - Regional Representative
  • 10:00 am - 10:45 am
  • Kalala Room

Youth Forum Report Back

Youth in IT report back on the previous day’s Youth Forum held under the theme: “ICTs are critical tools for promoting human development and reducing inequalities”

  • CSZSoftware Development Community
  • 11.45 - 12.45
  • Breakaway Sessions

Education & E-learning

Dr. Sithulisiwe Bhebhe : University of Swaziland Digital Literacy and Utilization of ICTs in Teaching and Learning || Jane Haller : Digital Skills Challenges and Opportunities.

Banking & Finance

Mr. John Mostert : ZSS E-Commerce: V-Pay initiative.|| Dr. Kupukile Mlambo : Policy & Practice.

Agriculture

Charles Dhewa : Knowledge Transfer Africa Maintaining Biodiversity and Expanding Agricultural Production.|| Dr Alice Maredza , RAEIN-Africa :Maintaining Biodiversity and Expanding Agricultural Production.

Health

Dr. G Van Stam: SIRDC E-Health, the Zimbabwean perspective.|| Dr. P Manangazira U.Z. College of Health Sciences : e-health transforming health services in Zimbabwe – a shared experience.

  • 12:45 pm - 13.00 pm
  • Kalala Room

CSZ President, Dr Gilford Hapanyengwi

Closing of the Summer School & Exhibition 2017 Event

  • CSZPresident