Guest Speakers: Arthur Goldstuck

About Arthur Goldstuck

Arthur Goldstuck heads the World Wide Worx research organisation, leading groundbreaking research into how change is affecting business and society, and presents his insights to audiences across the globe. World Wide Worx produces the most widely accepted statistics for Internet use in South Africa.

Goldstuck is also an award-winning writer, analyst and commentator on Internet, mobile and business and consumer technologies. In 2013, the Institute of IT Professionals SA named him as recipient of the 2013 Distinguished Service in ICT Award, and made him an Honorary Fellow of the Institute. As a journalist, he was news editor of the Weekly Mail (now the Mail & Guardian), South African correspondent for Billboard, and a freelance feature writer for the Times of London, among other.

He publishes the online consumer technology magazine, and is author of 19 books. His weekly gadgets column is the most widely syndicated technology column in South Africa. He also writes a weekly technology trends column for Business Times in the Sunday Times. He provides commentary on technology and communications issues to both local and international media.

In 2014, the Minister of Communications appointed Goldstuck to the National Broadband Advisory Council.