Dear Colleagues: I would like to take this opportunity to wish you a safe and prosperous New Year! I would also like to express my sincere gratitude for your vote of confidence in electing me to serve as WITSA’s Chairman for the 2016-2018 term. As we enter 2017, we find...Read More
December 19, 2016: We are pleased to announce that the photos and videos from WCIT 2016 are now available for all interested parties:Read More
First held in 1978, the World Congress on Information Technology (WCIT) is unique in its global perspective on ICT issues and its ability to draw users, providers, media and academia from around the world. Global business, government and academic leaders discuss emerging markets, legal and policy issues, political and economic trends, emerging technologies, ICT user...Read More
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SynopsisIn 2017, the state of the Global Skills Gap and the Changing Nature of Work in the Digital Age are underpinned by the following facts:
- The degree and severity of skill gaps and the nature of work vary widely based on national economic, cultural and environment conditions.
- There is a...
CommandWear, winner of WITSA's inaugural 2016 Emerging Digital Solutions (WEDS) program, has been selected by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security Science and Technology Directorate to be part of EMERGE 2016: Wearable Technology, an accelerator program designed to bring start-ups, accelerators, and other strategic partners together in...Read More
We are pleased to announce WITSA's Emerging Digital Solutions 2016 (WEDS 2016) winners! This program recognizes early-stage or veteran companies whose IT solutions presented are new largely scalable to other locations throughout the world. The selected companies were chosen for their innovative digital solutions, capable of transforming the well-being, prosperity, connectivity or productivity of others around...Read More
The United States government is the largest purchaser of ICT products and services in the world. Doing business with the U.S. government requires in-depth knowledge. To gain this knowledge, you are invited to join George Newstrom, President and General Manager at Dell Services Federal Government, Inc. on October 2, 2016 at the International Convention Center from 1:00-3:00pm....Read More
By Joe Weinman, best selling author in the areas of cloud computing, big data, social, mobile and Internet of things (IoT). Editor, Forbes. CIO, InformationWeek and WIRED magazines. Awarded 22 patents in a variety of technologies. Mr. Weinman will deliver a keynote address on cloud computing at WCIT 2016! Cloud computing has emerged as a key...Read More
We are excited to announce that many companies from Brazil and around the world now has signed on to participate in the WCIT 2016 B2B Platform! After registering for Brazil's WCIT 2016, take the next step to success! Break down barriers, be exposed to new innovations, optimize growth, collaborate and explore business opportunities through our matchmaking services. JOIN...Read More
Tony Scott, the U.S. Chief Information Officer, will take place in the CIO Perspectives Session along with CIO's and CTO's from Johnson & Johnson, Harley Davidson, the Bank of Brazil and Estee Lauder. Prior to joining the White House, Mr. Scott led the global information technology group at VMware, Inc. He also served as the CIO...Read More
After registering for Brazil's WCIT 2016, take the next step to success! Break down barriers, be exposed to new innovations, optimize growth, collaborate and explore business opportunities through our matchmaking services. JOIN OUR B2B PLATFORM NOW! Connect with the world's ICT market and invest in your future! Register today at wcit2016.com Read More
The 2oth World Congress on Information Technology (WCIT 2016) will take place in Brasilia, Brazil from October 3-5. Committed to making your stay an experience to remember, comfortable and enjoyable, we have teamed up with one of Brasilia's most reputable travel agencies. Please visit Lugre Travel to find all of the best negotiated...Read More
We are happy to announce that we have received several impressive applications for our new WITSA EMERGING DIGITAL SOLUTIONS 2016 program. In light of the importance of this new initiative, however, we are extending the deadline for new applications until COB on Monday, August 15th. This is the...Read More
Considered by many as the “Olympics of the IT Industry”, WCIT 2016 is expected to bring together an estimated 2,000 delegates, including business and thought leaders, innovators, government officials, investors and CIOs of multinational companies. Effectively network, create new opportunities, be exposed to barrier breaking innovations, share and collaborate on experiences and optimize your business...Read More
Welcome to The WITSA EMERGING DIGITAL SOLUTIONS 2016!We are very pleased to announce a unique opportunity for WITSA member companies to showcase and be recognized for their innovative digital solutions capable of transforming the wellbeing, prosperity, connectivity or productivity of others around the world. This new WITSA initiative centers around the 2016 World Congress on IT in...
I am pleased to announce that we have already received many excellent nominations for the 2016 Global ICT Excellence Awards and wish to thank all contributing members for their support! We have been asked to make one final extension on the submission deadline and members who have not already done so are therefore kindly urged...Read More