IT leaders will convene at Southern Sun Cape Sun Hotel in Cape Town for the next Innovation Dinner, which will be held on the 18th of June 2015 – and address the theme “Leveraging Video Surveillance for world class security.”
Sponsored by Infinova, this edition of the Innovation Dinner Series will bring together thought leaders for lively presentations and interactive discussions that will assist with Leveraging Video Surveillance for World Class Security.
Speakers attending the Innovation Dinner:
Chris Cobb: Director Risk and Compliance – University of Western Cape
Trained and qualified Risk and Facilities Management Practitioner with management experience gained in multiple disciplines with a proven track record of implementing integrated intelligence, operations and technology solutions that provide measureable results. Extensive experience at executive level in corporate and tertiary environments, dealing with a broad range of risks from natural disasters to violent crime and fraud.
Gigu Varghese: Regional Sales Manager Middle East and Africa – Infinova
Gigu Varghese has over twelve years of sales and marketing experience in the security industry, working since January 2010 as Regional Sales Manager in charge of the Middle East and Africa markets for Infinova Corporation, a leading US based manufacturer of analog and IP CCTV technologies and fiber optic transmission systems. Prior to this, he had worked with some of the most respected security systems integrators in Kuwait. He has closely interacted with a wide variety of international security systems manufacturers in a wide spectrum of applications, and has been actively involved in the design and sales of CCTV, integrated access control and alarm monitoring, parking control, weapons and explosion detection, high security vehicle barricade and other similar systems.
Deepak Gaikwad: Software Development Expert – Infinova
Deepak Gaikwad has over 15 years of experience in Software development. He has been the Software Development Expert at Infinova for more than 7 years. He specializes in building the Video Management Software for Infinova, quick customizations, expertise in third party application integration as well as providing onsite and remote support to all the technical team members. He has in-depth expertise of Infinova Video management software and is actively involved in any development or integration activities which involves seamless communication between Infinova VMS and third party devices such as Access Control, Fire Alarm Systems, BMS system, ANPR systems , Face recognition systems, etc.
Adriaan Bosch: Managing Director – Astrosec
Adriaan Bosch is a strategist in the field of physical security and the Managing Director of Astrosec, a surveillance centred security company. A leader in security technology and people integration he strives to create strategies to prevent incidents, rather than dealing with the aftermath. An ex-British Army Sniper and Reconnaissance Soldier he worked his way up from the bottom with experience of being both the service provider and the client. He currently is a regional committee member of the South African Intruder Detection Services Association (SAIDSA) and a member of the American Society of Industrial Security (ASIS). When he is not glued to a computer screen, he spends time with his wife and twin daughters off grid, finding a balance between the modern and the primal.
Event theme and information:
Video surveillance is key in combating shrink, liability, and loss in the business. Video surveillance systems are widespread and common in many environments. It has been a key component in ensuring security at key business institutions.
With the proliferation of inexpensive cameras and the availability of high-speed, broad-band wireless networks, deploying a large number of cameras for security surveillance has become economically and technically feasible.
This edition of the Innovation Dinner will focus on how businesses can Leverage Video Surveillance for world class security.
Details of the event:
Date: 18 June 2015
Venue: Southern Sun Cape Sun Hotel, Cape Town
Contact: Philani Moyo
[f] 0866 130 386 [c] +27 79 182 5084 [t] +27 11 026 0981
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Infinova is a US Based Manufacturer for CCTV Surveillance Solutions and a one source solution provider for complete range of CCTV surveillance system, fiber optic communication and security management software. Infinova’s best-in-class solution encompasses a wide spectrum of product technology to meet the security needs of government, industry, banking, retail, and service companies across the globe. Infinova’s industry experience in HD Megapixel, IP, Analog and Fiber Optics reinforces its reputation for flexibility with both integrators and end users.
About the Innovation Dinner Series:
The next edition of the Innovation Dinner series is a premier gathering for IT Executives across all industries in Africa. Designed for Africa’s IT professionals, entrepreneurs and senior business people, the event is a great opportunity for networking, acquiring information and strategic planning.
At the next Innovation Dinner, ICT business leaders will meet to create new relationships and promote their organisation’s.
Corporations that associate themselves with the Innovation Dinner series experience multi-faceted benefits that directly impact their bottom line by allowing them to bond closely with key customer groups that conventional marketing channels cannot offer.