PRINCIPLES OF IT LEADERSHIP
Date: 8 – 9 December 2020
Heads of IT have one of the most difficult roles in an organisation and are generally unprepared to move from their technology roles to executive level.
Great IT leadership is essential in every business, and organisations benefit from an executive who can make the most of disruptive technology trends and motivate people within and beyond the IT department.
Date: 8 and 9 December, 2020
This workshop will examine some of the latest techniques for developing ideas and plotting a successful technology vision. It will focus on the important leadership role that senior IT executives play within an organisation.
WHO SHOULD ATTEND
The program is designed for anyone who has responsibility for managing an IT support organization, department or division, or who is being positioned to manage such a portfolio.
• All levels of IT managerial positions.
• Future IT Managers (CIO, CTO, Head of IT, IT Managers etc).
• Across all industry sectors.
- Develop IT leadership skills and build influence.
- Plan and deliver clear, concise communication to direct, guide and engage employees.
- Understand what makes an IT leader.
- Assess how to build and use senior level influence effectively.
- Examine how IT leaders can use corporate politics to their advantage.
- Identify your leadership and management style and use it to best effect.
- Best practices to managing and coaching technology teams.
- How to shape your leadership brand.
WHY YOU SHOULD ATTEND
Today, more IT leaders are making that move to the top of the business. Instead of accepting the task for internal concerns, a smart CIO will engage with the rest of the business and take the lead to bring the organization into a technology-equipped future. IT Directors and Managers have an increasingly vital role to play within organisations as they become more dependent on technology both operationally and strategically to improve business performance.
Charles has a banking, information technology and marketing background. He has worked with various top tiered organisations such as ABSA, Deloitte, Gijima, Nedbank amongst others. He was also the CIO of a Tier 2 Specialised Hospital Group.
Charles has proven expertise and track record of provisioning of IT enablement services and delivering an IT innovation pipeline. He has specialised knowledge of Marketing Automation, CRM, BI and Data Warehousing. Charles has strong communication skills, Leadership and High levels of technical proficiency, people skills. He is passionate about enabling class leading capability for organisations and leveraging data.
Managing Director, B2HA ICT Advisory (Pty) Ltd
Marlon Moodley is currently the managing director of B2HA ICT Advisory (Pty) Ltd, which works with clients mainly at board level, to address technology and people matters that have begun to affect their business strategically and operationally.
Marlon previously served as Group CIO (Chief Information Officer) of Harmony Gold Ltd and was responsible for turning around their underperforming IT division and reported at board level.