MyBroadband Conference

Vodaworld, 26 October 2011

MyBroadband Conference 2011


The MyBroadband Conference is the premier event of its kind in South Africa, attracting IT executives and delegates from around the country.  Now in its seventh year it promises to the biggest and best conference yet, with speakers from all the major telecoms players in the country.


If you join us at Vodacom World in Midrand on 26 October you will learn more about:

  • ADSL in South Africa
  • Local Loop Unbundling
  • SA’s Fibre Plans
  • Wireless Broadband
  • Local transit costs and national fibre networks
  • Mobile broadband developments
  • WiMAX, HSPA+, LTE, ADSL 2+
  • Fibre-to-the-Home
  • Telecoms costs and the way forward
  • 2011 Broadband Awards

Enjoy the company of fellow broadband and Internet enthusiasts, ISP owners and telecoms industry professionals while enjoying lunch, snacks and drinks sponsored by Vodacom.


If you are interested in broadband and telecoms, or are working in this field, this is a conference not to be missed.


Companies and speakers

Hear about the latest developments and the future plans for telecoms and broadband directly from the CEOs and CTOs of following companies:


Vodacom, Telkom, Cell C, 8ta, MTN, Neotel, SEACOM, Vox Telecom, Broadband Infraco, MWEB, Web Africa, ECN Telecoms


Date and venue

The 2011 MyBroadband conference will take place on 26 October at Vodaworld in Midrand. Registration starts at 08:15, and the conference will kick off at 09:00.


For the full program, please visit 2011 MyBroadband Conference Program.


Registration and cost

Attending the 2011 MyBroadband conference is free, and you will event stand a chance to win some great prizes.


Lunch is sponsored by Vodacom, and after the event there will be drinks, again sponsored by Vodacom, where you can mingle with other IT professionals.


To register, please complete the Registration Forum


Live Streaming

If you are not able to attend the conference in person, don’t despair.  We partnered with Mindset Learn and Traffic to bring you live streaming of the event. 


The event may also be broadcast at a later date on The Mindset Learn channel on DStv.



If you would like to know more about the conference, please contact Cara (conference organiser):


Aki Anastasiou, 702 Technobyte

Aki will once again be the master of ceremonies for the MyBroadband Conference in 2011

Pieter Uys, Vodacom CEO

Pieter will tell us more about Vodacom’s network rollout and broadband innovations in South Africa

Lars Reichelt, former Cell C CEO

Lars will inform delegates about Cell C’s continued network rollout, as well as other broadband developments

Suveer Ramdhani

Suveer Ramdhani, SEACOM

SEACOM is no longer a mere submarine cable system, and Suveer will tell us more about the company and its new products

Andrew Shaw, Broadband Infraco CEO

Dr. Andrew Shaw will discuss Broadband Infraco's future plans and how the company will make a difference in South Africa

Douglas Reed, Vox Telecom CEO

Vox Telecom is set to launch a range of innovative telecoms products, and Douglas will unveil what they have planned

Angus Hay

Angus Hay, Neotel

Angusl will tell us more about Neotel's plans and how they plan to bring more value to consumers

Steve Lewis, Telkom ME

Telkom’s ADSL remain the broadband connection of choice for many people, and Steve will tell us more about ADSL and LLU

Ant Brooks, ISPA GM

ISPA is well known in SA, and Ant will share his views on the ADSL and broadband market.

John Holdsworth, ECN Telecoms CEO

John is well known for his strong opinions about the local telecoms market, and this time around will tackle broadband in South Africa

Matthew Tagg, Web Africa CEO

Web Africa has become a big player in the local ADSL market, and Matthew will share his views on the ADSL market in SA

Amith Maharaj, ME, 8ta

8ta stunned the market with their mobile broadband promotions, and Amith will shed some light on what else you can expect from 8ta

Jannie van Zyl, Vodacom

Jannie is a prominent name in the local telecoms market, and will share his views on broadband, mobile technologies on what 4G is

Wayne De Nobrega, Altech TC CEO

Altech TC has expanded with new ADSL and broadband products, and Wayne will discuss the company’s products and strategy

Lambo Kanagaratnam, MTN SA CTO

Lambo will shed light on MTN's network and broadband growth and their continued investment in broadband.