by Jewel Stephen
As part of the week-long Social Media Week, the managing director of Internet Solutions Limited, Mr Olusola Teniola, will be speaking at the #YTech100 2015. An annual cocktail and networking event honoring the brightest and best in Nigeria’s technology eco-system, The #YTech100 is hosted by Y!/YNaija.com.
Teniola, excited to be speaking at the event said, “I count it a great privilege to be asked to speak and interact with some of the finest minds making momentous progress in the Nigerian tech industry. I look forward to the event even as we discover what Africa’s next wave in technology should be.”
This year’s event will focus on the theme “What’s Africa’s Next Wave?”, and will also feature a panel discussion centered on the theme. Panelists confirmed for the event include Modupe Macaulay-Odunyemi of Capital Square, Guillaume Leblond of HelloFood Nigeria, Nkem Uwaje of Future Soft Nigeria and Marek Zmyslowski of Jovago Nigeria.
The #YTech100 is in its second year and has previously honoured a broad spectrum of innovators in the field, from industry leaders such as Jason Njoku of iROKOtv and Sim Shagaya of Konga, to emerging visionaries like Opeyemi Awoyemi of Jobberman and Bosun Tijani of Co-Creation Hub, amongst others.
Those being honoured this year are tech innovators from education to enterprise, all selected by the leadership team at Y!/YNaija.com.
The aim of the event is to spotlight ideas as well as drive interaction on the factors that have helped leverage opportunities and potential in the local and international tech market.
An aggregated audience in the hall will be present, and the event will also be streamed online, with viewers from across Africa sending in questions and opinions that will further drive the conversation. Join the conversation with the hashtag #YTech100.
The #YTech100 event will hold today 27th of February, 2015, at Terra Kulture by 3pm.