Lagos will this week host regulators, business leaders and other ICT stakeholders at the 8th West Africa Convergence Conference (WACC 2016) holding 30th of November inside the Sheraton Hotel and Towers in Ikeja, Lagos.
”The 8th WACC is a platform for public and private sector ICT stakeholders to share and learn on providing the policy as well as the practical steps to strengthen the value of technology on people across the sub-region,” said Chairman of WACC 2016, Mr. Greg Gbadamosi.
WACC 2016 theme is “Engage, Regulate, Leverage, Live Convergence.’ It is promoted by Knowhow Media and Market Intelligence International – KMMIIL.
WACC 2016 starts 8AM and you can register online: http://waconvergenceconference.net/
WACC enjoys industry support and sponsorships from organisations that include the Nigerian Communications Commission, Rack Centre, Precise Financial Systems, Sidmach Technologies, Qitech Technologies and Data Sciences Limited. The 8th WACC is featuring FinTrak Limited, Priority Communication, Mira Technologies, School-on -Air, Be Better Foundation, SawTel and Cedarview Limited. Others are Zeta-Web, Infinix Mobility, and nHub among others.
Conference is billed to host speakers that include the Prof Umaru Garba Danbatta, EVC/CEO, Nigerian Communications Commission; Dr. Isa Ali Ibrahim (Pantami), Director-General/CEO, National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA); and Mr. Olusoal Teniola, President, Association of Telecommunications Companies of Nigeria (ATCON); and Mr. Ikechukwu Nnamani, MD/CEO, Medallion Communications. Others are Chief Leo Stan Ekeh, Chairman of Zinox Technologies; Mr. Collins Onuegbu, CEO, Signal Alliance, Mr. Tunde Coker, CEO/MD, Rack Centre; CEO of Sidmach Technologies, President of the Nigeria Computer Society (NCS), Professor Ganiyu Adesola Aderounmu and President, Information Technology Association of Nigeria (ITAN), Mr. TayoAdeniyi, Mr. Chizioke Eke; Dr. Austin Nweze, President, Association of Outsourcing Practitioners of Nigeria; Mr. Peter Akendeju, Managing Director/CEO at ICS Ltd – ICS Ltd; and Dr. Sola Afolabi of Qitech Technologies Limited among others.