Countdown to ICTel Expo 2018: Conference, Master-classes, Exhibitions and More Reasons to Attend
The fourth edition of the Information Communication Technology and Telecommunications Exhibition, ICTEL EXPO 2018, holds on 25th and 26th of July 2018 at the Eko Hotel and Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos.
The Lagos State Chamber of Commerce and Industry had successfully hosted this remarkable annual event from its first edition in 2015 and promises a better experience at this year’s edition. The theme for the 2018 edition is “Developing Efficiency and Competitiveness in the Digital Age“.
For the purposes of those hearing of the expo for the first time, ICTEL Expo is an international and professional trade show that focuses on the information and communication technology Industry in Nigeria. It serves as a platform to provide excellent working opportunity for tech start-ups, ICT academy, investors, innovation managers and other players in the ICT and allied sectors.
ICTEL EXPO is endorsed by the Federal Ministry of Science and Technology; Federal Ministry of Communications; Lagos State Ministry of Science and Technology; Information Technology Association of Nigeria (ITAN); National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA); Nigeria Computer Society (NCS); Computer Registration Council of Nigeria (CPN) and Nigeria Internet Group (NIG). Others entities that have thrown their weight behind the exhibition are Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC); Nigeria Internet Registration Association (NIRA); Association of Telecommunication Companies of Nigeria (ATCON); Institute of Software Practitioners of Nigeria (ISPON); the Association of Licensed Telecommunication Operators of Nigeria (ALTON), amongst others.
Looking closely at the outline of the event, one can tell that there will be special focuses on exploring new technology trends, government policies and would also discuss diverse business and investment opportunities in the information and communication sector in Nigeria.
Major highlights of this year’s edition are the master classes, conferences and exhibitions which promise to be learn-able platforms for tech start-ups and SMEs.
Some of the speakers lined up for the event are:
Mr. James Agada, (MD/CEO Computer Warehouse Group)
Developing efficiency and competitiveness in the digital age
Mr. Ayotunde Coker, (MD, Rack Centre)
The role of big data and technology in Nigeria Economic transformation
Mr. Jude Obiekwugo & Mr. Kingsley Uzomba, (SME Product Analyst & Information Technologist, Main One)
Technology power, how to be productive with limited resources
Mr. Onyeka Akumah, (Founder/CEO, Farmcrowdy)
Impact of Agric Technology in an emerging economy
Dr. Adekunle Megbuwawon, (Group Head, Strategy and Commercial, MeCure Healthcare Ltd)
Emerging technologies and healthcare management
Also attending the expo are some Special Guests which includes, Dr Ogbonaya Onu, Minister of Science and Technology, Barr Adebayo Shittu, Minister of Communication, and of course, the host, Mr. Babatunde Paul Ruwase, President of Lagos Chambers of Commerce and Industry.
ICTEL EXPO attracts hundreds of exhibitors, tech start-ups and lovers every year, and hopefully this year would not be an exception.
Join Exhibitorslive at the expo and you may win one of the available gifts…
See you at ICTEL EXPO 2018 on 25 and 26th July!!!