A well-educated workforce, few cultural differences, and good economic conditions should be reason enough for a CIO to check out Morocco.
But here is one more: Did you know that in IT more women than men graduate from Morocco´s universities? While discussions about a better education and more women in IT are getting intense – with little results in Europe – the change is already happening in Africa. Don´t be afraid to ask the students for the reasons. They all speak English (and French, and Arabic, and…). Find out more about our move to Africa!
What to Expect in Morocco
As always, we have prepared an attractive, exciting, educational and varied program that will appeal to our participants as well as their companions.
We start the Move at the legendary Rick’s Café in Casablanca, where Humphrey Bogart once smiled at Ingrid Bergman while Sam played her song on the piano. Is there a better introduction to this beautiful country?
The Move begins the day after – you have the choice of where exactly: at AXA in Technolopolis, at Bank Al-Maghrib in the centre of Rabat or at the car manufacturer Renault in the port city of Tangier.
On the second “official” day of CIOmove we visit the Ai Dome at the University Mohammed VI Polytechnic in Rabat, where Prof. Amal El Fallah Seghrouchni and her doctoral students will show us scenarios where artificial intelligence has the greatest impact.
On Sessions Day we take the train to Marrakech. During the journey we will have enough time for exciting discussions and a lively exchange on your topics.
And on the last day… well, just read for yourself what awaits you. It will be unique!
Schedule in Detail
CIOmove@Marocco is just around the corner, and we’re really looking forward to exploring the country and its culture with you. For those of you who would like to spend more time in Morocco, here are three tips for a wonderful stay.
Morocco, located in the Maghreb region of North Africa, is bordered by the Mediterranean Sea to the north and the Atlantic Ocean to the west. It is home to around 37 million people, and while Rabat is the capital, Casablanca is the country’s largest city – both of which we will visit during CIOmove 2024.
At the end of CIOmove 2024 in Morocco, all participants can look forward to a once in a lifetime experience: We will watch the sunrise over the Atlas Mountains together – from a hot air balloon!
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VP IS/IT Cluster Afrique Middle east, India and Korea Cluster of Renault Group
As a CIO, Nadia is leading digital transformation and innovation. She has strong competencies in service management and Governance, capable of leading and motivating individuals to maximize productivity.
CEO of AXA Group Operations
In her current role, she is a member of the AXA Group Operations ExCom and CEO of the largest shared services company in AXA focusing of delivering unparalleled value for our entities. She is also passionate shaping the operations strategy for AXA and bringing our shared services company to the next level to become an important enabler and unparalleled partner for AXA’s global strategy.