Programme

It is a two day event with vital Focus areas lined up for discussion each day. Below is a detailed agenda of the International conference.

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Conference Programme
Lagos at 50 – Towards a Smart-City

Preparing for the next 50 years of Prosperity

OPENING DAY – Thursday 25th May 2017
0830 – 0905 hrs Registration
0905 – 0915 hrs Welcome Address
0915 – 0930 hrs Governor’s Address
0930 – 1100 hrs Keynote Session
Lagos @ 50: Towards a Smart City
Keynote Address: Prof. Paul Collier; University of Oxford
Moderator: Dr. Doyin Salami, Lagos Business School
Panelists: ·         Uyi Akpata; Managing Partner PwC

·         Mosun Belo-Olusoga; Chairman, Access Bank.

·         Aliko Dangote; Dangote Group

·         Dapo Adelegan; CEO, Celtron

1100 – 1130 hrs Refreshments & Networking Break
1130 – 1330 hrs Session 2
Transportation – The Present and The Future
Moderator: Kunle Elebute, Senior Partner KPMG
Panelists: ·         Femi Otedola; Chairman, Forte Oil Plc

·         Abiodun Dabiri, Managing Director, LAMATA

·         Biodun Dabiri; Chairman, Lekki Free Trade Zone

·         Prof. Adesoji Olugbenga, NISER, CILT

·         Biodun Otunola, Managing Director Planet Projects

1330 – 1430 hrs Lunch & Networking
1430 – 1600 hrs Session 3
ICT – Making Lagos the Technology Frontier of Africa
Moderator: Sheri Williams; Founder MTech
Panelists: ·         John Obaro; CEO, Systemspecs Limited

·         Niyi Yusuf; Managing Director, Accenture

·         Eghosa Omoigui; Founder, EchoVC Partners

·         Tayo Oviosu; Founder, Paga

1600 – 1630 hrs Concluding Remarks
1830hrs  Closing Gala

 

 

 

DAY 2 – Friday 26th May 2017
0830 – 0930 hrs Registration
0930 – 1100 hrs Keynote Session
 The Rule of Law in the Ease of doing Business
Keynote Address: Gbenga Oyebode, Chairman, Aluko & Oyebode
Moderator: Prof. Pat Utomi, Centre for Values in Leadership
Panelists: ·         Dr. Okechukwu Enelamah; Minister for Trade & Investment

·         Andrew Thorburn, DFID

·         Dapo Akinosun – Partner, SimmonsCooper

·         Funke Adekoya, SAN; Managing Partner, AELEX

·         Akin Dawodu; CEO, Citigroup Nigeria

1100 – 1130 hrs Refreshments & Networking Break
1130 – 1230 hrs Session 5
 T.H.E.S.E.: Unlocking the Potentials within the Creative & Sports Industries
Moderator: Dr. Sola Fosudo, LASU
Panelists: ·         Cobhams Asuquo, Producer

·         Joke Silva, Actress

·         Kene Mkparu; CEO Filmhouse Cinemas, IMAX

·         Femi Ayeni; Founder, Ultima Studios

1230 – 1300 hrs Unveiling the EAC
Speaker Bode Agusto, Chairman, EAC
1300 – 1330 hrs Question & Answer Segment
1330 – 1400 hrs Lunch & Extended Networking
1400 – 1415 hrs Concluding Remarks
Anchors ·         Lekan Ogunbanwo

·         Didi Akinyelure