Event Schedule

CONFERENCE AGENDA

Our programme is packed with quality, relevance and importance for an inter-disciplinary audience

Time
Session
Speakers
Venue
8:00 AM
Registration Opens
Foyer
10:00AM -10:05AM
National Anthem / Introductions
Auditorium
10:05 AM - 10:10 AM
Welcome Remark
Auditorium
10:10 AM - 10:20 AM
Chairman’s Opening Remarks
Auditorium
10:20 AM -10:30 AM
Goodwill Messages by Sponsors and Partners
Auditorium
10:30A.M -10:35 A.M.
Video Presentation on the Fourth Industrial Revolution
Auditorium
10:35 AM - 10:45 AM
Keynote Presentation
Auditorium
10:45AM -10:50AM
Remarks by Dr Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami, Director General of NITDA
Auditorium
10:50AM -10:55AM
- Remarks by Prof. Umar Danbatta, Executive Vice Chairman NCC
Auditorium
10:55 AM-11:05AM
Keynote Presentation, Stephen Ibaraki
Auditorium
11:05AM-11:15AM
Remarks by Barr. Abdur-Raheem Adebayo Shittu, Honourable Minister of Communications Technology
Auditorium
11:15AM-11:25AM
Address by the Vice President (Acting President) – Prof. Yemi Osinbajo
Auditorium
11:25AM-12:00PM
Opening of Exhibition: EXHIBITION TOUR /COFFEE BREAK
Foyer
12:00PM-12:30PM
Towards a Revolutionary governance of Africa in Readiness for the FIR
Auditorium
12:30PM - 1:00PM
Broadband Access, Indigenous Innovation and other Challenges of the Fourth Industrial Revolution
Auditorium
1:00PM-2:00PM
LUNCH/NETWORKING
Room No 1
2:00PM-2:30PM
Using STEM to get Africa ready for the FIR
Auditorium
2:30PM -3:00PM
Redefining the Education ecosystem in the face of FIR: To be or not to be
Auditorium
3:00PM - 4:00PM
PANEL DISCUSSIONS/RECAP/Announcement
AUDITORIUM
Time
Session
Speakers
Venue
10:00 AM -10:30AM
ECONOMY: Impact of Blockchain on the African Financial Sector
Auditorium
10:30AM -11:00AM
ECONOMY - The Mobile Finance Revolution: Paystack Success Story
AUDITORIUM
11:00AM -11:30AM
AGRICULTURE: The revolutionary use of Exponential Technologies to Transform Food Systems in Africa
AUDITORIUM
11:30AM -12:00PM
AGRICULTURE: The Digital Revolution in Agriculture: Curbing the challenges ahead
AUDITORIUM
12:00PM -12:30PM
HEALTH: Smartcare: Shaping Africa’s healthcare horizon for tomorrow
AUDITORIUM
12:30PM -1:00PM
HEALTH: Impact and Potentials for New Biotechs in Africa: Critically Embrace the future
AUDITORIUM
1:00PM - 2:00PM
LUNCH/NETWORKING
MAIN HALL
2:00PM - 2:30PM
ENTERTAINMENT: The mobile Face of Entertainment- Virtual Reality vs Actual Reality in Africa
AUDITORIUM
2:30PM - 3:00PM
E-Entertainment Africa: The Day after Tomorrow
AUDITORIUM
3:00PM -3:30PM
PANEL DISCUSSIONS: Stakeholder Collaboration – The way forward
AUDITORIUM
3:30PM-4:00PM
PANEL : Getting it right the first time
AUDITORIUM
4:00PM – 4:15PM
RECAP/ANNOUNCEMENT
AUDITORIUM
Time
Session
Speakers
Venue
10:00AM -10:30AM
TELECOMMUNICATIONS: Digital Communication and building the networks of the future- The way forward
AUDITORIUM
10:30AM -11:00AM
TELECOMMUNICATIONS: Cyber Resilience: The new strategy for safeguarding customer engagement
AUDITORIUM
11:00AM -11:30AM
POWER: Embracing technology to harness Africa’s abundant renewable resources
AUDITORIUM
11:30AM-12:00PM
Optimising Africa’s energy distribution platform in the new revolution
AUDITORIUM
12:00PM -12:30PM
TRANSPORTATION: Addressing the challenges to enable the transportation ecosystem for the FIR
AUDITORIUM
12:30PM-1:00PM
Building the infrastructure for autonomous vehicles in Africa
AUDITORIUM
1:00PM -2:00PM
LUNCH/NETWORKING:
Main Hall
2:00PM -3:00PM
Panel Discussion- The next Big Step to the Fourth Industrial Revolution
AUDITORIUM
3:00PM -3:30PM
Digital Face-Off
AUDITORIUM
3:30PM -4:00PM
Presentation and Adoption of Communiqué/ Closing Ceremony
AUDITORIUM