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Preparations on course for Lagos regional event

16 April 2014, 13:00Henry Ifeanyi

Lagos - Renowned mobile expert, Tomi Ahonem, will be among the key speakers at next month’s Mobile West Africa, organisers confirmed.

The event, which is scheduled for Lagos next month, continues attracting sponsorship.

Organizers of the event said Ahonem would address the main conference and later hold a one day workshop for participants.

The event will feature local and international speakers from organizations such as  DSTV Digital Media, Meltwater Group, Nigerian Breweries, iROKO Partners, L5Lab, Enough Is Enough Nigeria, PZ Cussons, Wild Fusion, Bozza, Co-Creation Hub, Praekelt and Airtel Nigeria.

The forum will also feature practical sessions and experience-based mobile case studies experts will deliver.

“From our past experience, the event proved to be one of the best on the African continent, gathering the most important industry professionals and creating opportunities for networking, deal-making and new contacts,” a statement from the organizers read.

The organizers meanwhile said the leading dating site, Eskimi, signed as a sponsor of the event.

“We are absolutely delighted that Eskimi have chosen to support Mobile West Africa 2014. We believe that the speaker faculty that we have built and the support of such prominent companies illustrate what a superb conference we are building again. From our perspective, Eskimi are one of the companies leading mobile industry growth so bringing them on board is a key building block.”

Mobile West Africa is a forum where experts and stakeholders converge to discuss issues affecting the mobile industry and proffer solutions to them.

The forum is currently in its fourth edition and will hold at the Four Point By Sheraton between May 14 and 16.

– CAJ News

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