Are you a tech lover interested in building your chances of business success and connecting with new market opportunities? Then #Techfest2018 should be a must attend for you.
TechFest is a landmark event for Diamond Bank, bringing together a community of like-minded participants to showcase Nigeria’s best talent, ideas and businesses with a focus on Technology. It was a platform underpinned by Nigeria’s technology leaders to inspire innovation and growth. The 2 day exhibition themed; #Sparkyourcuriosity, had well over 4000 participants in attendance.
As a way of granting free access to technology leadership, the exhibition connected entrepreneurs and tech. lovers, to improve the chances of business success, it connected people to new market opportunities, promoted co-creation and partnerships as well as an opportunity to build Nigeria’s new technology.
TechFest was open to anyone with a desire to explore, debate and celebrate homegrown start-ups who are using technology to change the narrative. It was also a catalyst for Nigeria’s growth engine and a platform which connected entrepreneurs to investors and venture capitalists, improve their chances for business success.
Disclosing this in a short interview session, Mr. Ade Shonubi -Managing Director, NIBSS, says ‘the event is one set out to be fun, as the primary purpose is not about Payments, Technology, or financial products, but about basic strategies disclosed by the Banking industry, on the platform of Techfest.
The Executive Director, Business Development – NIBSS, Mr. Niyi Ajao, in a press conference, expressed his excitement towards Techfest as the platform that brings innovation, ideas and technological development together. In his words; ‘looking at our industry now, we have pockets of innovations, ideas, and implementations. I see this as the first of that platform that brings every player in the industry to showcase all these. We are here to work with Diamond bank and other partners to showcase these possibilities, to make life easy for Customers’.
The event was held at the Landmark Event Center, Lagos – Nigeria on the 15th – 16th of May, 2018 – in Lagos.
Link: NIBSS CEO’s interview session ( https://bit.ly/2KaykHL ).