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Sep 11
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08:30 - 09:10 40 mins
Registration and exhibition opens
09:10 - 09:15 5 mins
Informa Tech Welcome
09:15 - 09:30 15 mins
Chair’s Introduction
09:30 - 10:10 40 mins
Info
Public and private collaboration for a robust broadband plan in Nigeria
  • Moderator Osondu Nwokoro - Managing Counsel, Greenfields Law
  • Updates on fixed and mobile broadband penetration
  • Providing broadband infrastructure across the country to achieve last-mile connectivity
  • How are speed and other targets being set in accordance with local conditions?
  • How can we address challenges of RoW, regulation, taxation and obtaining site permits?
10:10 - 10:30 20 mins
Liberating the potential of people in Nigeria through communications
10:30 - 11:10 40 mins
Info
Overcoming power, accessibility and infrastructure challenges
  • Wole Abu - CEO, Pan African Towers
  • Fouad Sakha - CTO, IHS Nigeria
  • Gbenga Adebayo - Chairman, ALTON
  • Addressing erratic power supply challenges
  • Reducing OPEX with alternative energy sources
11:10 - 12:00 50 mins
Coffee and exhibition visit + Speed Networking
12:00 - 12:40 40 mins
Info
Looking to 5G – economic enabler or distraction to connecting the unconnected?
  • Gbenga Adebayo - Chairman, ALTON
  • Investment challenges for rural connectivity while remaining globally competitive
  • What does the landscape look like for network operators looking to deploy and operate a 5G network?
  • What are the key factors to understand, regulate and implement 5G networks correctly
12:40 - 13:00 20 mins
Enabling reliable and cost-effective Connectivity for Africa
13:00 - 14:30 90 mins
Info
Networking Lunch and Exhibition Visit

LeadersIn Nigeria Tech Boardroom (Invite Only)

14:30 - 15:00 30 mins
Info
Agile telecoms amid rapid digital transformation
  • Developing a continuous evolution methodology
  • What does an operator roadmap look like towards AI and automation?
  • How can telecoms operators most efficiently partner with the best start-ups and SMEs?
15:00 - 15:40 40 mins
Info
Unleashing the economic potential of women in technology
  • Digital inclusion initiatives in urban and rural areas
  • How do we enhance the profile of female role models in technology?
  • What role should large corporates play?
  • The ITC SheTrades initiative: unlocking the potential of women entrepreneurs in the ICT sector
15:40 - 16:10 30 mins
Coffee + exhibition visit
16:10 - 16:50 40 mins
Info
Accelerating the digital switch over
  • What is the urgency of the transition and economic impact?
  • How does the emergence of streaming technologies impact the reality of DTT?
  • How can signal distributors and telcos work more collaboratively?
  • Developing guidelines for the introduction of TV White Space
16:50 - 17:30 40 mins
Info
Vibrant and sustainable digital broadcasting services
  • Anthony Dara - Founder & Chief Executive, Network News 24
  • Getting the model right for streaming services
  • Creating content to sell internationally
  • What is our responsibility regarding social media and fake news?
17:30 - 17:40 10 mins
Chair's Closing Remarks
17:40 - 19:40 120 mins
Nigeria Com Poolside Party