TECH EVENTS THIS WEEK: Lagos Digital Summit, MEST Africa Information Session, PH Techstars Startup Weekend and More
Hi everyone. With new weeks comes new opportunities and this week is not different. We can tell you with all certainty that this week is heavily loaded with several tech events you may not want to miss. We at Technext, have curated a list of upcoming events you might want to be part of. This compilation includes tech events coming up between November 19th and November 24th, 2018.
MEST Africa Information Session
Are you aspiring to build your own Pan-African software company? Or do you want to learn more about how you can join one of the largest pan-African tech incubators? Then you have an opportunity to join the Meltwater Entrepreneurial School of Technology’s (MEST) Africa team at the MEST Incubator Lagos. MEST is a Pan-African training programme. Its experts will be sharing their experience working with entrepreneurs from across the continent.
10 minutes to go!
Here is a direct link to the webinar 👇🏾https://t.co/2cF6xxG5ZJ
— MEST Africa (@MESTAfrica) November 10, 2018
Venue: MEST Incubator Ikoyi, Lagos.
Date: Thursday, November 22nd, 2018.
Time: 5 pm.
You can click here to register.
Port Harcourt Global Techstars Startup Weekend
Startup Weekend is one of the best ways to support local communities. It also helps explore firsthand experience on what the startup ecosystem in Nigeria has to offer the global market.
Why #TGSW18 ? Meet entrepreneurs, mentors, and investors in your local community 👋
— Startup Weekend (@StartupWeekend) November 18, 2018
The Startup Weekend would provide an avenue for startups to share ideas, meet a team, and be mentored by the industry’s finest. It would also help participants find the right tools needed to design and build new products, services or businesses in the space of a single, fast-paced weekend.
Venue: Port Harcourt, Rivers.
Date: Friday, 23rd – Sunday 25th, November, 2018.
Time: 3 pm Friday
You can click here to be a part of it.
Lagos Digital Summit
Lagos Digital Summit (LDS) was established to harness the constant innovations in a fast-paced digital world for the advancement of the society and the enrichment of its burgeoning population. This year’s edition, themed ‘Digital and the Future of Business’, will focus on the expected impact of digital media on businesses.
9 days to go!!!
Terver Bendega of @Taxify_ng is ready to give practical experiences as regards Digital and your Business.
— The Village Headmaster (@joshibirogba) November 14, 2018
The event is targeted at Brand & Communication Managers, Techprenuers, Digital Media Strategist, SME Owners/Manager, Start-ups, MDAs, FinTechs, Corporate bodies and the general public.
Venue: The Zone Tech Park, Gbagada, Lagos.
Date: Friday, November 23rd, 2018.
Time: 10 am
You can click here to register
Blockchain for Africa 2018
Blockchain for Africa is a gathering of blockchain experts and shareholders to learn and discuss how blockchain can be used in developing solutions for Africa. The conference would be featuring teaching sessions, panel discussion, Q&A, B2B and confab night.
Topics to be discussed at the event include: Blockchain Technology, Business Development, ICOs, Regulation, and Exchanges.
Venue: Admiralty Conference Centre, Victoria Island, Lagos.
Date: Saturday, November 24th, 2018
Time: 10 am
You can click here to register.
Digital Marketing Conference 2018
Digital Marketing Meetup Nigeria would be hosting its second conference themed ‘Evolving Content Marketing: Telling Stories and Measuring ROI’.
The conference is geared towards building content marketing successes on a combined foundation of quantitative insight that integrates quantitative input on customer personas, content performance, and topical trends.
Digital Marketing Conference 2018 is 6 days away.
— Absolute Hearts Media (@absolutehearts) November 18, 2018
This conference will host digital marketing professionals, enthusiasts, innovators, policymakers and a vast spectrum of digital-savvy brands, and individuals. It will also witness the convergence of about 500 participants, 7 speakers and panelists.
Venue: LCCI Conference and Exhibition Centre, Ikeja, Lagos.
Date: Saturday, Nov 24th, 2018.
Time: 10 am.
You can click here to apply.
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