Nigeria Innovation Summit 2017 to Focus on Technology,Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Nigeria


Nigeria Innovation Summit 2017 will focus on Technology,Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Nigeria.The summit will hold on September 7-8,2017 at Sheraton Hotels,Ikeja lagos.

The Nigeria Innovation Summit is an annual event that focuses on the need for the country,businesses,organisations,entrepreneurs in Nigeria to become more innovative and apply innovation to drive sustainable development as we work together to bridge the digital divide.This summit helps Nigeria embrace innovation and move in the direction of digital transformation through the use of Emerging Technologies and Trends,Research,Development,Commercialization,Entrepreneurship and Investments as the key drivers of an innovation ecosystem.This is a platform that creates awareness on the need for Open Innovation in Nigeria.It challenges Nigeria to leverage Innovation and become more competitive in the global economy.

This is an initiative led by Emerging Media And Advertising Services,New York and Emerging Media Nigeria.We partner with the world’s leading innovation providers from academia,governmnent and industry to connect Nigerian businesses and Innovators to global innovation ecosystems.The key features of the Nigeria Innovation Summit are the Keynote presentations and Panel discussions from Industry Leaders, Government, Investors, leading companies,international organisations,Top Entrepreneurs,CEOs,Business leaders,Innovation Managers across the world and decision makers across the focus sectors.The Nigeria Innovation Awards is another feature of the summit which recognize and promote companies, organisations, institutions, innovators that have embraced innovation across different sectors of Nigeria economy.

The Theme for the 2017 Innovation summit is-


Date:7-8 SEPTEMBER,2017


The Keynotes and Panel Discussions for the Two Days will focus on:

-How to transform the challenging economy in Nigeria through Technology,Innovation and Entrepreneurship
-How can Nigeria build a sustainable innovation Ecosytem and become Innovative
-Exploring the concept of Open Innovation.
-Innovation in Telecommunications,Infrastructure development and the Mobile Ecosystem.
-Innovation in the Manufacturing industry
-Innovation through Emerging Technologies;Big Data,Data centers,Cloud Computing,IoT,Wearable technologies,Cybersecurity,Robotics and VR
-Innovation in Power and Renewable Energy
-Innovation in Agriculture
-Innovation in Banking,Finance,Funding and Investment
-Innovation in the e-Commerce industry
-Innovation in Small businesses,Startups,Entrepreneurship Community
-Innovation and the Academic Community
-Innovation in Public Health and the Health Industry
-Innovation in Media,Public Relations,Social Good and the Entertainment Industry

About 400 top decision makers across the sectors will attend this year’s summit.

The delegates will include:

-Government Agencies and Representatives
-International organisations
-Business Leaders
-Top companies,organisations and Industries
-Decision makers

The sectors will include:
-Telecommunications,Infrastructure development and the Mobile Industry
-Manufacturing industry
-Emerging technologies like Big Data and Data centers,Cloud Computing,Internet of Things and Wearable technologies
-Power and Energy
-Banking,finance and investment
-Small and Medium scale businesses
-Media,PR and Entertainment

Our goal is that we come together across industries and sectors, learn from outside perspectives and engage,connect to develop strategies that work for our country through Technology,Innovation and Entrepreneurship.

The 2017 Nigeria Innovation Summit offers great opportunity through Sponsorship,Partnership, Exhibitions of Innovative products,ideas,applications and services.Another key opportunity of the Nigeria Innovation Summit is the Nigeria Innovation Awards which recognizes companies, organisations, institutions,innovators that have embraced innovation across the sectors.

See pictures of the 2016 Nigeria Innovation Summit

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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) On Skpe:Kenneth.Omeruo

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