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All is now set for the two-day 2013 edition of the Nigeria DigitalSENSE Forum on Internet Governance for Development (IG4D), holding at the Welcome Centre Hotels, Lagos between March 7 and 8 under the chairmanship of the chief executive, Condata Systems and former President, Nigeria Computer Society (NCS), Dr. Chris Nwannenna.

Executive Director, Operations at DigitalSENSE Africa, the reputed organisers of the forum since 2009, Mrs. Nkemdilim Nweke, gave this hint in Lagos at the weekend, just as she outlined some key speakers billed for the Internet Governance for Development of Nigeria.

According to her, the Honourable Minister of Communications Technology, Mrs. Omobola Johnson would be the special guest of honour, while the Executive Vice Chairman, Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Dr. Eugene Juwah and Director-General of National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), Prof. Cleopas Angaye will lead the keynote speakers, just as the Lagos State Commissioner for Science and Technology, Mr. Adebiyi Mabadeje, will serve as the chief host.

Mrs. Nweke also confirmed that the president of the Nigeria Internet Registration Association (NIRA), Mrs. Mary Uduma and chief executive of the Internet Exchange of Nigeria, Mr. Mohammed Rudman, Executive Director of PIN, Mr. Gbenga Sesan and Digital Market expert, Chukwuemeka Fred Agbata Jnr to name a few would be make industry presentations at the occasion.

The NDSF forum on Internet Governance for Development, she recalled is on its fifth year and her team is excited to have Dr. Nwannenna, the CEO, Condata Systems Limited to preside over the 2013 edition, Pointing out that Dr. Nwannenna is a product of Nsukka, Leeds and Sheffield universities, where he obtained the degrees of BSC, MSC and PhD respectively, while his studies spanned across Statistics, Computing and Control.

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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