ITx 2018 Speakers

Keynotes and Speakers for ITx 2018

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Jocelyn Cranefield

Programme Director, Victoria University of Wellington

Jocelyn Cranefield is the Programme Director of Management for IT Professionals, and a senior lecturer, at Victoria University of Wellington.

Developing market-relevant management skills for mid-career IT professionals.

Research/ teaching: using social media & online communities to drive change and innovation, using IT to support business strategy, trust and the sharing economy, knowledge transfer.

Supervising/mentoring at undergraduate, professional & PhD level

NZ's IT Professionals Up Close - Results from the World IT Project

Friday 12:10pm - 12:40pm, ITP (ITP 2 Room)

This talk outlines the results of the New Zealand part of the World IT Project, a 40 country survey of IT professionals.

What are the top organisational and individual issues faced by IT workers? How do different industries compare, and what part do factors such as career stage influence workers' satisfaction and perceptions?

We also consider the issue of staff turnover - one of the top issues facing organisations.