May 18, 2017

Renaissance Hotel
Lagos

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Partners

Sage

Sage

Platinum

Sage is the market leader in integrated accounting, payroll, and payment systems. Sage began as a small business in the U.K. 30 years ago and over 13,000 employees now support millions of business builders across 23 countries. The company reinvents and simplifies business accounting through brilliant technology and works with a thriving community of entrepreneurs, business owners, tradespeople, accountants, partners, and developers.

SAP

SAP

Platinum

As market leader in enterprise application software, SAP (NYSE: SAP) helps companies of all sizes and industries run better. Founded in 1972, SAP has a rich history of innovation and growth and has sales and development locations in more than 50 countries worldwide. SAP applications, solutions and services enable more than 232,000 customers worldwide to operate profitably, adapt continuously and grow sustainably. In 1992, SAP AG purchased Sapient Systems and SAP Southern Africa, the first wholly owned Subsidiary of SAP was established in South Africa. From back office to boardroom, warehouse to storefront, desktop to mobile device, SAP empowers people and organisations to work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively to stay ahead of the competition. Headquartered in Johannesburg, South Africa, SAP Africa began operations in 1982. Today SAP Africa has over 500 employees with offices in Southern, East, West and French speaking Africa countries.

Trend Micro

Trend Micro

Platinum

Trend Micro Incorporated, a global leader in cybersecurity solutions, helps to make the world safe for exchanging digital information. Our innovative solutions for consumers, businesses, and governments provide layered security for data centers, cloud environments, networks and endpoints. All our products work together to seamlessly share threat intelligence and provide a connected threat defense with centralized visibility and control, enabling better, faster protection. With more than 5,000 employees in over 50 countries and the world’s most advanced global threat intelligence, Trend Micro enables organizations to secure their journey to the cloud.

Westcon

Westcon

Co-partner

Westcon is a value-added distributor of category-leading unified communications, network infrastructure, datacenter, and security solutions with a global network of specialty resellers, systems integrators, and service providers. From global logistics and flexible customized financing solutions to marketing, pre-sales, technical, and engineering assistance, Westcon works with partners to respond with agility and speed to changing market conditions, allowing customers to achieve the fastest time to revenue.

Sophos

Sophos

Exhibit

Sophos frees IT managers to focus on their businesses. The company provides endpoint, encryption, email, web, and NAC security solutions that are simple to deploy, manage and use. Over 100 million users trust Sophos as the best protection agaisnt today's complex threats and analysts endorse the company as a leader. www.sophos.com

Hinckley Associates

Hinckley Associates

Exhibit

Founded in 1998, Hinckley Associates is an IT solutions company operating in Lagos, Port Harcourt, and Abuja. Hinckley employs over 120 employees and operates an authorized HP service center. The company was also the first registered electronic waste recycler in Nigeria. The firm’s mission is to deliver innovative solutions in a professional and ethical manner while exceeding all customer expectations.

For more information about IDC's West Africa CIO Summit 2017, please contact:

Theresa Eshiet, Conference Manager | teshiet@idc.com | +234 802 335 6732