Speaker details

Dr. Tshepo Magoma

Strategist | Renowned 4IR speaker | Digital Identity researcher | PhD Research Associate @UCT_SoIT

SADC Secretariat

Dr. Tshepo Magoma is an independent digital identity researcher, strategist, and innovator with experience working in Africa’s small business and social enterprise sectors. Mr. Magoma is vastly interested in the opportunities being brought forward by the digitization of the continent and specializes in disruptive innovation and 4IR. He is a huge advocate for youth entrepreneurship and has worked widely in the NGO sector across Africa.


He is also a published academic and has been a speaker, facilitator, and panelist at many events, including the African Union, Africa Research Group, The Innovation Hub, ISPA iWeek 2019, and the World Youth Forum in Egypt.

He was selected as a digital identity fellow in 2019, and went on to study the effectiveness of a smart ID card in fighting digital fraud, his work is well cited and can be accessed here:https://www.yoti.com/social-purpose/digital-identity-fellowship/

 Sessions

Date Title

European Identity and Cloud Conference 2022

May 12, 2022
17:30‑17:50
International perspectives on Identity
The future of Digital ID in South Africa