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Evan Kirchheimer
Research Director, Enterprise Services at Ovum


As research director of the Enterprise Services team at Ovum, Evan Kirchheimer focuses on how businesses use ICT services to enable more efficient and effective communications.                        

He specializes in employee-to-employee and business-to-customer communications, and how service providers can grow their B2B revenues. His research focuses on service provider strategies in ICT, especially the evolution of managed network services, cloud, unified communications, collaboration, enterprise mobility, and IoT.

Evan's team produces reports on the evolution of enterprise ICT requirements and the impact of this evolution on service provider strategies and prospects.

Prior to joining Ovum in 2009, Evan worked as a principal analyst at Datamonitor.

Agenda Sessions

  • Stage opens

  • Afternoon chairperson's opening remarks

  • Understanding 5G's enablement of IoT for the transformation of African enterprise

  • Chairperson's closing remarks

  • Stage opens

  • Panel Discussion - Leapfrogging industries into a digital landscape: prove ROI and ensure investment in the Internet of Things

  • The Digital First African SME