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Hope Magaya
ICT Services Manager at Zimparks


Hope studied for his Bachelor of Commerce in Information Systems at the University of Cape Town and graduated in 2004 and then returned home to Zimbabwe where he worked as an Independent ICT Consultant for mainly small and medium enterprises. He then joined the Zimbabwe Parks and Wildlife Management Authority as Systems Administrator and was then promoted to the position as head of ICT in 2011 within 12 months, a job that he holds to date. He also holds an Executive Master’s degree in Business Administration with Africa University in Zimbabwe where he majored in E-commerce. Hope has led the growth of ICT as a tool for spatial monitoring and reporting in the tourism industry of Zimbabwe and is passionate about IOT solutions.

Agenda Sessions

  • Conserving wildlife and increasing agriculture productivity through IoT tracking and monitoring in South Africa