Listen Now: Episode Six Of The Technology Magazine Podcast
Technology Magazine sits down with Tom Raftery, Global VP, Futurist, and Innovation Evangelist at SAP.
SAP is a German multinational software corporation that makes enterprise software to manage business operations and customer relations. Tom Raftery is a Global VP for SAP, an Innovation Evangelist, Futurist, international Keynote speaker, and host of The Digital Supply Chain podcast. Prior to joining SAP, Tom worked for a number of companies at Group IT Manager/CTO level, and as an Industry Analyst. Tom is also a regular Guest Lecturer at the International Instituto San Telmo Business School in Seville.
In this episode, we talk to Tom Raftery, Global VP & Innovation Evangelist. Tom has been in the technology industry for over 20 years specialising in data centres, IoT and assisting businesses in digital transformation. At his current role he is responsible for demonstrating the vital importance the Innovation has for enterprises, and SAP's strategy and vision to enable organisations to realise the benefits.
In this podcast, we cover topics such as the rapid advancements of technology, COVID-19's impact of companies adoption of technology and the value of artificial intelligence.
Searching for the Top 100 Leaders in Technology
The search is on for the Top 100 Leaders in Technology 2021 – nominated by readers of Technology magazine and open to all.
The initiative has been launched and nominations are now open, with the final, prestigious Top 100 due to be announced during Technology and AI LIVE running 14-16 September, beamed from London to the world.
This latest, definitive list of the leading executives and influencers in the industry will be announced at the event and shared across social media channels, this website, and presented in a special supplement that honours all of those named in our annual list.
The Top 100 Leaders follows on from the well-received Top 100 Women in Technology that BizClik Media Group (BMG) – publishers of Technology magazine, AI magazine and a growing portfolio of industry-leading titles – produced in March this year to coincide with International Women’s Day.
“The Top 100 Women recognised the incredible and influential women driving our industry,” says Scott Birch, editorial director, BMG. “The success of that initiative encouraged us to recognise the Top 100 Leaders – individuals championing everything that we love about technology and embracing best practice that’s good for business.”
Nominations are already coming in, with some notable highlights including:
Rhonda Vetere - Herbalife
Bryan Smith - Expedient
Nominate your Top 100 Leader HERE
The deadline for nominations closes on Sunday 1 August 2021, and it is free to nominate. The Top 100 Leaders will be announced across our platforms and at the LIVE event.