The 2023 Digital Nigeria Conference, which begins on Tuesday, 24th October, is set to be major event for technology enthusiasts in the Nigerian startup ecosystem.
The conference will provide support, education, and solutions to the challenges faced by startup founders, while also highlighting the role of the government, particularly the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), in supporting Nigerian startups.
The conference will focus on emerging technologies such as blockchain, Web3, IoT, startup ecosystem, investors, AI, XR, and the metaverse, providing an ideal platform for brands to showcase themselves to industry peers, international technology experts, the press, and a wider community of enthusiasts.
With an expected attendance of over 10,000 in-person attendees and 5,000 virtual participants from around the world, the conference promises to be a hub for networking and learning in the rapidly-growing technology industry.
The event is scheduled to take place from October 24th to 26th, 2023, with each day focusing on a different theme such as Emerging Blockchain, Consumer Tech and GovTech, Innovation Challenge. The conference will feature well-known leaders and emerging talents in the digital economy industry across Africa and beyond, including Dr Bosun Tijani, Minister of Communications, Innovation and Digital Economy, Kashifu Inuwa Abdullahi, Director-General of NITDA, Iyinoluwa Aboyeji, the founding partner of Future Africa, Kola Aina, the founding partner of Ventures Platform, Dr Chuks Ekwueme, Chairman UNICCON Group, Jimmy Nguyen, CEO Blockchain for All, Dr Catherine Lepotho, Executive Sales Director VX Technologies, and many more. The programme is sponsored by NITDA, BSV Blockchain, Access bank, and the Office of Nigerian Digital Innovation. With an impressive lineup of speakers and sponsors, the conference promises to be a must-attend event for anyone interested in the digital economy industry.