The Nigeria International Technology Exhibition & Conference (NITEC 2016) is designed to be one of the largest annual tech gathering in Nigeria and this maiden edition promises to be richly rewarding with 50+ confirmed speakers and panelists and over 500 registered guests.
Simply put, NITEC 2016 will be a veritable platform to truly look at various disruptive technologies and how they can help Africa grow.
The keynote address at this year’s conference will be delivered by Mr. Segun Ogunsanya, Managing Director, Airtel Nigeria and there are tons of other distinguished speakers. Here are a few of them; Prof. Umar Danbatta, Executive Vice Chairman, Nigeria Communications Commission (NCC); Vincent Olatunji, Acting Director General, Nigeria Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA); Juliet Ehimuan-Chiazor, Country Manager, Google; Afolabi Imoukhuede, SSA to the President on Job Creation; Kola Aina, CEO, Emerging Platforms Group; Sunday Folayan, President, Nigeria Internet Registration Association (NIRA); Nnamdi Ekeh, Founder, Yudala.com.
Others are Ken Nwogbo, CEO, Nigeria CommunicationsWeek; Tunde Coker, MD, Rack Centre; Zubair Abubakar, Co-Founder, Chopup Games; Simeon Ononobi, Founder, MyAdsApp.com, Yele Okeremi, CEO, Precise Financial Systems; Nkem Begho, CEO, Future Software, Charles Emembolu, Co-Founder, TechQuest and many more.
VENUE: Civic Centre, Ozumba Mbadiwe Street, Victoria Island, Lagos
THEME: The Role of Disruptive Technologies in Catapulting the African Continent’s GDP
DATE: June 23 & 24, 2016
TIME: 9.00am – 4.00pm
Profound appreciation to our partners starting with Nigeria Communications Commission (NCC), Nigeria Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), Zinox Group, Nigeria Internet Registration Association (NIRA), Airtel Nigeria, Institute of Software Practitioners of Nigeria (ISPON), Yudala.com, The Guardian, Emerging Platforms, Precise Financial Systems, Lenovo, Neo Media & Marketing, Centre for Values in Leadership, TechSmart.ng, VP Hub, Nigeria Communications Week, Rise Networks, Enterprise Development Centre, Digital Encode, KITBENJ, Fate Foundation, Eset Nigeria, Lipton, Emerge Tech, Cool FM, Voguepay, Nigeria Info, Adna Hotel, Idaiworld Events, Avedge, Kotivu and many more.
NITEC 2016 will be a fusion of the public and private sectors as well as the start ups and student communities and the ultimate purpose will be to better position Africa/Nigeria for the 4th revolution.