Meet our speakers! Digital future will feature dozens of speakers, panelists and trainers – leading digital thought leaders who are excited to share their insight with you on the latest strategies, trends and best practices.
Additional speakers are added daily, so check back regularly for the latest updates.



Ammara Brown DF2017 kenynote speaker


Ammara Brown is a multi award winning Zimbabwean singer, instrumentalist, dancer,
songwriter, producer, actress, brand ambassador, and philanthropist. With her star rising,
she is fast becoming a household name, and the bold & energetic voice of a new generation.



Sónia Sengupta M-Net Marketing Executive
Sónia Sengupta – M-Net Marketing Executive

Sonia is the Marketing Executive for M-Net in charge of the Eastern and Southern African channels. Her expertise spans various industries, with 4 years experience in market research,

Prior to taking up her role at M-Net, Sonia was a Market Researcher for GfK (the 4th largest Market Research company in the world), for the Angolan, Mozambican and South African markets, with focus on Telecom, Consumer Electronics and Gaming.



Kalay Maistry - Magna Carta Business Unit Head
Kalay Maistry – Magna Carta Business Unit Head

Kalay brings with her 20 years experience which saw her work as a communications consultant and advisor, PR specialist, journalist, producer, researcher and broadcast technical advisor to a variety of local and international media and non media organisations.

Kalay is the former media and communications advisor to the former Minister of Arts and Culture, a role that provided opportunities to work with a range of South African government depatments, NGOs, foreign governments and big business.

She also has extensive broadcasting experience, having worked ad the Southern Africa correspondent at Al Jazeera English, Political Reporter and anchor at SABC, Senior Reporter and anchor at etv, Talk Radio 702, Capitol Radio and Radio France International.


Dane Knezic - Google Technical Solutions Consultant
Dane Knezic – Google Technical Solutions Consultant

Dane is a London based Technical Solutions Consultant with Google, specializing in advanced Measurement and Attribution Solutions across Google AdWords, Analytics and Tag Manager.

As a Measurement specialist, Dane primarily works with clients in implementing advanced Analytics solutions, and will share great examples of introducing further data analytics as well as new insights into your Return on Investment (ROI), and campaign optimization.