The TechPreneurs HangOut is an annual convergence for coders, developers, programmers, graphics designers, creative curators, content writers, illustrators, digital enthusiasts, bloggers, social media handlers and tech policy makers in and around the city of Abeokuta, Ogun State and Nigeria as a whole to innovate, collaborate and explore new frontiers in this digital-driven emerging economy.
Online Hub Educational Services –aka– @OnlineHubNG – www.onlinehubng.com — Nigeria’s foremost Digital Content Platform has pulled together a pool of experienced panelists and discussants to unravel key steps tech entrepreneurs can leverage upon to leapfrog and scale-up amidst dwindling value proposition and value recapture model.
The maiden edition of #TechPreneurs HangOut Abeokuta is in commemoration of the United Nations World Youth Skills Day #WYSD2017 with the theme: “Skills Development to Improve Youth Employment.”
Understanding what works in the digital age to support young people in today’s and tomorrow’s labor market through training and skills development will be key to the achievement of the 2030 UN Agenda, and will be at the center of this high-level tech event in the rockcity of Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital.
The tech-talk event tagged: “TechPreneurship: Digital Skills to Improve Youth Employment in Nigeria” is scheduled to hold as follows:
Date: Saturday, 15th July, 2017
Time: 10am prompt.
Venue: WokCity, 13 Lalubu Street, Opp. GLO Office, Oke-Ilewo, Abeokuta, Ogun State.
Our confirmed Speakers / Panelists are:
- ‘Wole Oduwole; SEO Expert. Founder, TalkGlitz Media – talkglitz.net
- Benita Nnachortam; Documentary Photographer. Creative Director, @thebenteller – thebenteller.com
- Ayo Sogunro III; Legal Practitioner. Co-Founder, Gotoguy.ng – Gotoguy.ng
- Tobiloba Arewa Adesanya; Social Entrepreneur. Creative Director, Adire World.
- Oluwamayowa Oshidero; Tech & Digital Enthusiast. Head of Strategy & Data Insights, @TinklingD – tinklingd.com
- ‘Femi Ogunsanya; Social Media Strategist. Founder, The Bees Nigeria – thebeesng.com
- Sekinat Sanni; Lifestyle and Fashion Blogger. Lead Content Curator, Sekinat.Sanni Blog – sekinatsanni.com.ng
- Abiola Oyebanjo; Social Innovator. Research Consultant, Reboot – reboot.org
Host & Moderator:
- Ishola Adebayo; Serial Techpreneur. Creative Director, @OnlineHubNG – onlinehubng.com
As a key stakeholder and influencer within the Nigerian tech ecosystem, we believe your participation at this event will provide a lot of value to the conversations.
Please note that registration and participation is FREE but we would require you to register. To RSVP for this event and for more details on this programme, please pre-register by sending your Name, Email & Phone Number via SMS/WhatsApp to: 08094082449 or via: bit.ly/techpreneurshangout or https://onlinehubng.com/techpreneurshangout/ .
As an aside to this event, #Techaholics — a monthly tech talk meet-up event in the city of Abeokuta to get young, creative and savvy techpreneurs mentored by guru’s in the digital space would be launched on that day. This is @OnlineHuNG’s way of giving back to the Nigeria’s tech ecosystem.
At the event we’ll also be unveiling and showcasing our skills share empowerment initiative tagged: “One Student, One Skill” — #OneStudentOneSkill. The project aims to train 5,000 students across Nigeria with 100% practical lecture on five (5) identified basics digital job opportunities in the areas of Website Development | Graphics Design | Coding & Programming | Photography | Digital Marketing. It is agreeable that the world is turning to digital and cyber-space. @OnlineHubNG’s “One Student, One Skill” — #OneStudentOneSkill empowerment initiative is to prepare students in secondary and tertiary institutions for the emerging digital economy and for the purpose of raising 21st century professionals capable of building solutions to challenges that may evolve.
More importantly, come expectant with your questions and please be sociable and share your thoughts from the event on social media using the hashtag #TechPreneursHangOut. Follow @OnlineHubNG on Twitter, Facebook and on Instagram @NgOnlineHub for updates and social reporting. Don’t forget to come early, as seating will be on first come, first-serve basis.
We look forward to getting your confirmation and hosting you on Saturday, 15th July, 2017. Cheers!.