Spurred on by its previous successes, Now in its 3rd year, the Start Conference Festival #StartConFest has gained national prominence as the annual gathering of industry leaders who are passionate about the start-up business ecosystem within the Country. Immerse yourself in seven(7) days of fun, sales, networking and learning, all in an environment fostering collaboration.
Designed to strengthen Akwa Ibom’s reputation as the Startup Capital of Nigeria, due in part to the rising wave of Technology and entrepreneurial activities, the festival promises to provide inspiration to entrepreneurs, enthusiasts, students, Corporate Bodies, and the general public. According to the organizers and partners of #StartConFest, the festival promises to be the right mix of vital components needed to spur the entrepreneurial ecosystem growth of the Country as well as, showcase the youthful talent that abounds in the State.
It delivers inspiring talks from industry thought leaders, products showcase, musical performances, film screenings, theater performances, spoken word, book readings, daily fashion shows, funding mentor ship, boot camps, pitches, contests & competitions, talent hunts, games, virtual reality experience, awesome networking platform and one-on-one interactions surrounded by smart, passionate people and with the best tools and approaches at your disposal.
Over the course of the festival, you have the opportunity to meet startups from different fields, learn new things, get certified, catch up on trends around the world, access startup opportunities and contribute to the creativity and entrepreneurship eco-system.
Why exhibit or sponsor
Be part of this powerful marketing and sales platform to connect with consumers, retailers, partners and investors. Build brand awareness and strengthen relationships. Each day, activities starts from 9 am with exhibitions in the following categories: Food & Beverage, Health & Lifestyle, Fashion, Education, Technology, Financial Services, Creative Industry etc.
Date : September 11th – 17th 2017
Uyo, Akwaibom State
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Roothub Akees Plaza,
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