Wednesday, June 05, 2019 04:00PM / Press Release by TechMoney Africa
Dare we re-imagine a powered up, technologically advanced Africa? A society with reliable electricity supply, stable telecommunications infrastructure, fast and efficient transportation – this could transform Africa and the lives of its 1.3 billion citizens. We are ready to write our own story, change the script, introduce now players and take centre stage.
Africa has benefited from unprecedented capital inflows into technology, with Nigeria as the premier destination for tech investment. The ecosystem driving tech investment and innovation sits in Lagos. Nigeria is definitely leading the change, especially in the last couple of years – we know that it’s no longer business as usual for the tech ecosystem in Africa.
Lagos is home to the inaugural TechMoney Africa Summit – where tech, money and innovation meet to solve Africa’s biggest challenges. The event takes place on Monday 10th & Tuesday 11th June, 2019 at UNILAG, Lagos.
Tech money and Innovation Summit will ensure that technology, innovation and strategy leaders across major organisations and enterprises in Africa engage with the next generation of disruptive and exponential technology and opportunity, so that they can continue to drive value for internal and external stakeholders by being at the heart of the technology and innovation that is changing the world and providing real opportunity to change lives for the better.
Techmoney Africa will:
The event will be a carefully curated explosion of interactions, learnings, meetings, deal making, pitching, benchmarking, showcases, and feature:
Techmoney and Innovation Summit Africa will bring together the leading minds in technology, innovation and finance across public and private sector in Africa.
Invited Speakers include Clen Cook, Executive, RIIS, South Africa; Dr Wuraola Abiola, Management Transformation; Dr. Akintoye Akindele, Partner, Synergy Capital Managers; Dr. Ponmile Osibo, Chief Investor Relations Officer, Unicorn; Jack Russo, Managing Partner, ComputerLaw Group, Silicon Valley (via videoconference); Mark Cameron, WhiteSummers, Silicon Valley; Kola Abiola, Chairman Unicorn; Professor Ogundipe, Vice Chancellor of UNILAG; Jay Alabraba, Co-Founder Pagatech; Audrey Verhaeghe, Chairman South African Innovation Summit; Eghosa Omoigui, Partner, Echo Vc; Prof. Wellington Oyibo, Head of Innovation, Unilag; Bola Onadele, Managing Director, FMDQ; Danladi Verheijen, Founder, Verod Capital; Femi Ogunjimi, Partner, Cardinal Stone Capital; and many more
TechMoney & Innovation Summit Africa is where the entire tech ecosystem meets with Investment and Capital to solve Africa's biggest challenges. This business match making event will bring together leading minds in Technology, Innovation and Finance across Africa to achieve the following:
This annual event takes place in Lagos Nigeria, South Africa, Ghana and Kenya.
For more information about the event, kindly visit www.techmoneyafrica.com
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