Reforms, Investments, and Jobs – Focus Of The Nigeria Economic Outlook Conference (NEOC) 2019

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Friday, December 07, 2018    08.45AM /  By Ogho Okiti of timeeconomics.com.ng  

 

To participate at NEOC 2019, kindly register at www.neoc.ng

 

2019 is another pivotal moment in the history of Nigeria. Nigerians will march to the polls in February to elect a leader that will usher them into the third decade of the century. It will mark 20 years since the return to democratic rule in 1999.

 

So far, we have seen that the major political parties have focused on mud-slinging rather than the critical problems and challenges facing the country, including widespread poverty and unemployment, weak governance structure, corruption, needed economic and structural reforms, and growing security and inequality challenges.

 

We want to be different. Please join us at the Nigeria Economic Outlook Conference (NEOC) 2019 from 15 – 16 January 2019 at the Grand Ball Room of the Eko Hotels + Suites, Lagos

 

 

The Faculty - NEOC2019

 

So far, we have secured the speaking confirmation of business, political and policy leaders that include the following:

  • Charles Robertson, the Global Chief Economist for Renaissance Capital, and Head of the firm’s macro strategy unit, and the author of the Fastest Billion: the Story behind Africa’s Economic Revolution;
  • Professor Salvatore Capasso of the University of Napoli, and Director of the Institute of Studies on Mediterranean Economies, both in Italy are two of our international keynote speakers.
  • Professor Kingsley Moghalu, Presidential candidate for Young Progressive Party, and former Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN)
  • Mustapha Chike – Obi, Vice Chairman of Alpha African Advisory and former CEO of the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON).
  • Dr Titilola Akindeinde, Team Lead of the Policy Development Facility Phase II, DFID sponsored programme
  • Muda Lawal, the Director General of Lagos Chambers of Commerce + Industry (LCCI)
  • Ayuli Jemide, Lead Partner, Detail Commercial Solicitors
  • Dapo Okubadejo, Partner + Head of Deal Advisory Services, KPMG Nigeria
  • Olufemi Awoyemi, Founder + CEO Proshare
  • Ier Jonathan – Ichaver, Founder + CEO, Sesor Empowerment Foundation
  • Dimieari Von Kemedi, Co Founder + Managing Director Alluvial 

 

The Theme - Reforms, Investments, and Jobs

 

It is motivated by the need to start and elevate discussions on critical reforms required in different areas of the Nigerian economy that will drive investments, growth and jobs. As an agenda-setting platform, NEOC 2019 promises to offer fresh ideas and perspectives from world-class business and policy thought leaders on important issues.

 

The agenda is thus designed with the purpose of demystifying the prevalent aversion for wholesale changes to the way and the environment in which businesses operate and invest in Nigeria. In this context, key discussions will include the following:

 

  • Nigeria’s economy reset – policies, reforms, and growth
  • Nigeria’s growing debt burden – implications for growth, investment, and government fiscal constraints
  • Nigeria’s today business environment – nexus between public policies + business growth and profitability, access to capital issues, poor human capital + collapse in demand
  • Nigeria’s growth and inequality – making Nigeria’s economy work for all
  • AfCTA Nigeria and Africa’s Population growth, demographics, migration and the rise of populism in the West
  • Stalled Oil and gas reforms – political or economic suicide or both?
  • Nigeria and Africa’s economic integration – Trade, Migration, and Tourism
  • Stagnating growth in financial inclusion - what should be Nigeria’s strategy?
  • Poverty to Wealth – Expanded State or Extensive Private enterprise?
  • Security, Enterprise and Growth – Navigating Nigeria’s investment landscape amidst growing insecurity
  • The Future of Work – Higher Education, Technology, job Shifts, Innovation + Productivity

 

Since the last conference in January 2018, Nigeria has been confirmed as the capital of global poverty, now with the largest number of people living in extreme poverty; rising and dangerous levels of unemployment, and a disappearing middle class, increasingly and worryingly due to migration and diminishing income. What do we need to change, how do we change it, and what would the outcome be?


To participate at
NEOC 2019, kindly register at www.neoc.ng

 

For partnership and sponsorship enquiries, please call the numbers 0817 153 0058 or/and 0817 059 8669 and or send a mail to contact@neoc.ng or/and oghookiti@gmail.com.

Proshare Nigeria Pvt. Ltd.

 

 

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