This year’s social media conference will be holding at the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Osun state.
Its Maiden edition is tagged “Media is you” is focused on the youths.
What inspired the decision to host the conference in OAU is that the OAU community has been recognized to lag behind in the media space as a larger percentage are still about the traditional way of doing media and as such want to encourage the youths to come on social platforms and those that are making use of it already to do so effectively.
Speakers that would be speaking at the conference are those who have used (and still using) this media effectively in their respective fields would be educating attendees intensively on the effective and creative use of new media. They are:
- Fola Folayan – On Air Personality with 99.3 NIGERIA INFO LAGOS. She is the founder of the popular #Dearartiste on Twitter
- Arole Comics – WoliArole has he’s fondly known is the curator #WoliArole and the #Wapariooo series that’s currently making waves on Instagram.
3.Temitayo Famutimi – A multiple award-winning journalist with substantial experience in Corporate Communications and Public Diplomacy, He was the i-Punch Editor in charge of Punch Newspaper’s social media column for years.
- Blossom Nnodim – Blossom is a Nigerian writer, compère, entrepreneur and public servant. She is popular across major cities in Nigeria for her social media educative start-up known as #AdoptATweep.
- Lolade Adewuyi – Lolade Adewuyi Journalist,Photographer, blogger and Chief Editor Goal.com (Nigeria)
Journalist. Photographer. Corporate communications. Football. Politics. Business. Social Media. Policy. Intellectual. NGOs. Ideas
- Tobi Adebowale – Tobi Adebowale is political blogger, Journalist, social commentator and founder of lawyard.ng.
The event will be holding December 12, 2015 at the Co-operative Building, Obafemi Awolowo University, 10am.
To register for the conference, kindly visit the link.
For more information or sponsorship, please call-
Yemi Olutoye- 08076470259
Deji Faniyan- 08159098464