The major developers, entrepreneurs and decision makers of the IT world are in conclave in Marrakesh as part of the 7th edition of the Technology Conference “Devoxx Morocco”, which is being held this year on the theme “Beyond The Hype”.
Placed under the High Patronage of HM King Mohammed VI, this major annual technological event (27-29 November , 2018), brings together more than 1,800 people for a program marked by 200 sessions, conferences, keynotes and workshops led by more than 150 experts and speakers of international renown.
Organized by xHub, an internationally renowned IT consulting and expertise firm founded by Badr El Houari, a Java global expert and the only Moroccan Java world champion since 2016, this high mass of digital specialists knows the presence of the biggest Global ICT companies and players, including Facebook, Oracle, IBM, Google, Twitter, Docker, RedHat and Spring.
The “Devoxx Morocco 2018” is thus a unique platform for exchanges around topics that make the news of the digital world.
The program of this edition includes innovative “side events” with an “afternoon of decision makers” dedicated to digital transformation and the cognitive economy and a panel of women representatives in the IT universe who will host the event.
It also proposes a panel “Women in Tech”, dedicated to the leaders who evolve in the new technologies in Morocco. New digital education solutions for girls in Africa will also be at the heart of this event.
Another highlight of “Devoxx Morocco 2018”, the start-up village that will give entrepreneurs a unique opportunity to expose their innovations to investors, incubators, media and professionals. They will also be able to network and take advantage of some 150 intensive training sessions with the latest technologies on this occasion.
“Devoxx Morocco” is part of an international network that already exists in France, Belgium, Poland, the United Kingdom and the United States and brings together the biggest developers in these countries around the latest developments in the field.
In 2017, the Devoxx Conference held in Morocco, the only country in Africa and the Middle East to host this high mass, hosted 2,000 participants, 200 sessions, 120 experts from 45 nationalities and 280 participating companies.