The Nigeria Innovation Summit is an annual event that focuses on the need for the country,businesses,organisations,entrepreneurs in Nigeria to become more innovative and apply innovation to drive sustainable development as we work together to bridge the digital divide.This summit helps Nigeria embrace innovation and move in the direction of digital transformation through the use of Emerging Technologies and Trends,Research,Development,Commercialization,Entrepreneurship and Investments as the key drivers of an innovation ecosystem.This is a platform that creates awareness on the need for Open Innovation in Nigeria.It challenges Nigeria to leverage Innovation and become more competitive in the global economy.
The Theme for the 2017 Innovation summit is-
TRANSFORMING NIGERIA’S ECONOMY THROUGH TECHNOLOGY,INNOVATION AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP
VENUE:SHERATON HOTELS,IKEJA,LAGOS NIGERIA
The Keynotes and Panel Discussions will focus on:
-How to transform the challenging economy in Nigeria through Technology,Innovation and Entrepreneurship
-How can Nigeria build a sustainable innovation Ecosystem and become Innovative
-Exploring the concept of Open Innovation.
-Innovation in Telecommunications,Infrastructure development and the Mobile Ecosystem.
-Innovation in the Manufacturing industry
-Innovation through Emerging Technologies;Big Data,Data centers,Cloud Computing,IoT,Wearable technologies,Cybersecurity,Robotics and VR
-Innovation in Power and Renewable Energy
-Innovation in Agriculture
-Innovation in Banking,Finance,Funding and Investment
-Innovation in the e-Commerce industry
-Innovation in Small businesses,Startups,Entrepreneurship Community
-Innovation and the Academic Community
-Innovation in Public Health and the Health Industry
-Innovation in Media,Public Relations,Social Good and the Entertainment Industry
Below is the format of our Schedule .
DAY 1 SEPTEMBER 7
9-10am: Arrival and Registration
10.05-10:10am: Welcome Address
10.10-10:15am: Opening remark
10:15am-10:40am: Keynote Presentation
11.50am-12.20pm: Panel discussion and Interactive Session.
2.25-3pm: Panel discussion and Interactive Session.
3:00-5:pm-Presentation,Awards and workshops