With the continuous focus of promoting technology development in Africa and Nigeria, we are happy to associate with these 5 world class technology events around the world and we recommend them especially if you are looking at exploring opportunities around these regions.

1. NigeriaCom-September 17-18 Lagos, Nigeria:

NigeriaCom is the region’s leading digital event and attracts over 700+ telecommunications professionals to network and do business with, listen to top notch speakers who will deliver the latest business knowledge and insight and also an avenue to meet world class vendors showcasing the technology of tomorrow at the co-located exhibition at the conference.



2. Oracle Openworld Conference-September 22-26, San Francisco, USA:

Oracle OpenWorld is the largest and most important technology conference for developers, Oracle customers, and partners.



3. Commonwealth Telecommunications Organisation (CTO) Forum- October 7-11, Abuja, Nigeria:


The CTO Forum 2013 which holds in Abuja- Nigeria between October 7-11 will bring together Regulators, Governments, Operators, Vendors, Implementing Agencies and Universal Service Fund Administrators, the event will also highlight global solutions to broadband infrastructure, revenue management and security challenges whilst demonstrating cutting edge innovations that have resulted from broadband implementations.



 4. GITEX Technology Week-October 20-24, Dubai, UAE:

GITEX 2013 holding between October 20-24 in Dubai, this conference which is already considered as the Middle East, Africa and South Asia’s (MEASA) largest and most specialized ICT event now occupies over 78,000 sqm., will address these global trends and how the region can leverage the opportunities and leapfrog her development. This is a great opportunity businesses and Government in Africa can be part of. The Conferences are dedicated to trends around Big Data, Cloud Computing, Digital economy, Social Commerce.



5. National Software Conference and Competition-October 22-23, Tinapa-Calabar, Nigeria

Riding on the success of the 2012 National Software Conference and Competition, plans are going great for the 2013 edition organized by the Institute of Software Practitioners of Nigeria(ISPON) and hosted by Liyel Imoke led Cross River state Government at the Tinapa Knowledge City between October 22-23,2013.




Kenneth Omeruo
Omeruo Ndukaku Kenneth is an Innovation Management expert,the CEO of Emerging Media,a new media company.He is a member of ISPIM - International Society for Professional Innovation Management and the US-Africa chamber of Commerce.He is the Founder of TechTrends Nigeria Blog,Nigeria Innovation Summit and the African Innovation Academy.Kenneth is a highly sought-after Internet Marketing Consultant who has through his seminars, articles, training and consulting, helped many organizations, Individuals, Businesses maximize the Internet for business purposes.Kenneth has also being featured as a guest on the TV show TODAY ON STV Nigeria and on Bloomberg Africa TV.He is the author of the best –selling Internet Book: How To Create Unlimited Internet Wealth. He is a syndicated columnist with the following Newspapers in Nigeria: Daily Independent, Financial Standard, PUNCH, BusinessDay, and Sun.Kenneth organises the EduNet Conference for Universities in Nigeria. Kenneth is a member of Institute of Software Practitioners of Nigeria( ISPON ) Roundtable For Capacity Development in Nigeria,member pre-selection committee for Nigeria at the UN World Summit Awards,a Panelist for Youth Enterprise With Innovation in Nigeria(YouWIN)-a Federal government initiative created by the ministry of finance,supported by ministries of Communications Technology,Youth Development,Worldbank and DFID. A 2013 Judge at the Google Cloud Developers Challenge for Sub Saharan Africa.He has been a contributing editor of Nigeria Communications Week,Africa Telecom and IT Business Magazine,ICT Today magazine,M2 magazine.Kenneth has been invited to the Commonwealth Telecommunications Organisation Forum, Oracle Open World Conference USA, Oracle Cloud World Dubai, and GITEX Dubai. He now lives in New York with his family and presently working on an Open Innovation project for Nigeria. You can contact Kenneth through email: (kenneth (at)techtrendsng.com) Facebook:www.facebook.com/Kenneth.omeruo On Twitter:www.twitter.com/kennethomeruo Skpe:Kenneth.Omeruo

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