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NICE2010: Empowering Nigerians Through The Internet

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NICE2010This is an era of knowledge –based economy; the Internet has become a veritable tool for business, communication and social empowerment.
Nigerians when it comes to Internet are known as people that use the Internet for fraudulent purposes, hence the name Nigerian scam.

This has tarnished the image of the country in no small measure.
One of the ways to reduce the incidence of cyber crime and rebrand our country is by empowering Nigerians with the latest opportunities that the Internet provides in areas of business, education, governance, communication, medicine, agriculture etc.

 

Nigeria Internetworld Conference and Exhibition (NICE) has come to help address this issue by empowering Nigerians.

 

Nigeria Internetworld Conference and Exhibition (NICE) is an annual event which provides education, empowerment, networking, business opportunities for Nigerians.

 

It is a gathering of Internet based businesses, service providers, e-Commerce providers, Telcos and experts that are involved in Internet services, online marketing, e-commerce technology, web technology and development, content development and management and Internet related businesses.

 

The idea is to create a platform where Nigerians will be educated and empowered with the latest development in the world of Internet. This event is meant to spark up the Internet for Business (I4B) revolution in Nigeria and encourage netpreneurship.

 

The mode of achievement of the main essence of the conference is through seminars, exhibitions and networking.

 

The seminar will involve speakers who are experts in relevant Internet related fields and ICT. Topics will be drawn from the focus and theme of the event.

 

This year’s event is tagged NICE2010

The theme of the event : Internet for Business (I4b): Empowering Nigerians through the Internet.
Date: May 5-6, 2010
Venue: Expo Centre, Lagos

 

Focus
-Internet access and Connectivity
-E-commerce and Digital marketing
-Web technology and development
-Internet security
-Social media
-Content development
-Internet and its application in different fields like media, medicine, governance, security
-Internet Trends and Business opportunities like domain name business, web hosting etc.
-Legislation
The seminar sessions will provide quality education and answers to issues based on the broad topics above and speakers will be drawn from relevant institutions, sponsors or government agencies.
The exhibitions will provide participants and visitors to the event with the needed marketplace that will help them implement strategies learnt from the seminars. They will also meet suppliers and Internet service providers face to face, see latest products and compare prices, find new technologies they can use.
In terms of networking, it will serve as the largest gathering of Internet based professionals, service providers, strategists, equipment manufacturers; it offers the best opportunity to network.
Why the Event
The event will:
-Empower Nigerians with the business potentials of the Internet
-It will encourage online business in Nigeria
-It will spark up entrepreneurship
-It provides the latest web based strategy, development, marketing skills, technology
-It will help reduce cyber crimes in Nigeria
-It will help in rebranding our image around the world.
Benefits to Exhibitors
As an exhibitor, You are very effectively putting your brand in front of over 30,000 targeted prospects with our:
-Tailored package designed to suit your needs, budget, time frame, target market and your goals.

 

-Exposure within the telecom industry that will help maximize your exposure with advertising, branding and advertorial space event publications.

 

-Branding will appear on associated marketing materials, including brochures, flyers, signage, the event website (www.nice2010.net) and through appropriate emails.

 

Networking with key players as the event will attract elite professionals within the industry.

 

As a sponsor you can use this platform to meet key players and further relationships with existing clients. Additionally, you have;

 

-Direct contact with target market of over 30,000 visitors at the event.
-Business opportunities
-Branding opportunity
-Free advert and media exposure

This is surely an event to be part of to help curb Cyber crime, foster Netpreneurship and further consolidate on the gains in Telecommunication and ICT in Nigeria.
For participation, Sponsorship and Exhibition please call:
08034005018, 08052207809.
Visit the official website  www.nice2010.net   for registration.

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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5 Comments

  1. This has actually sparked up an idea in my mind. That is a great website article.

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  3. I have been reading your articles in newspapers and this blog.They are very interesting.Please tell me more about this event NICE2010,can ladies be part of it?
    hope to hear from you.

  4. @SoftDeveloper,thanks for your comment.To be part of the event please visit http://www.nice2010.net which is the official website of the event.

    Thanks and keep in touch.

  5. Mr Kenneth,this is a great idea and i want to be part of it.Keep the good work you are doing up.thanks

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