BrandArena: TENT 2014: Benson Idahosa University To Host Event

Monday 16 December 2013

TENT 2014: Benson Idahosa University To Host Event

Organizers of the annual Techie Entrepreneurial Nigerian Talented (TENT) event, Paradigm Initiative Nigeria (PIN) have announced that Benson Idahosa University, Edo state will host next year’s TENT event.

PIN Executive Director, ‘Gbenga Sesan at the 2013 edition

This year’s edition which was held from Tuesday 26th – Thursday 28th November at the Lagos eLearning Centre.

Keynote speakers at the TENT gathering 2013 event were Prof Pat Utomi, Mario Valle Reyes, Business Development Director (Emerging Markets), Electronic Arts and Simdul Shagaya, CEO of Other speakers at TENT were Tomi Davies (Chairman, Lagos Angel Network), Moji Rhodes (Lagos State Deputy Chief of Staff/Coordinator of Innovate Lagos), Adebola Williams (RED Media), Emeka Okoye (Vikanti), Oreoluwa Somolu (W.TEC), Osayi Alile Oruene (Chairman, WimBIz), Victor Asemota (Swifta) and Emmanuel Oluwatosin (Nokia).

TENT is a platform that showcases, connects, adds value and inspires. The platform fills an existing gap and will also provide a place where budding Nigerian technopreneurs can showcase their work, connect with resources, add value to market and inspire innovation, while building a sustainable business that they will run after graduation. TENT features an annual event, and also searches for unconnected tech enthusiasts who have the potential of building on globally accessible technology products or leading a new product development cycle for local companies.

1 comment:

  1. Event location. Please give update on the event date. Thank you...

    This is the kind of event that ought to get massive support of corporate organization and not all this fashion parade events everywhere nowadays