Here is the agenda for Techpoint Build West Africa 2019

by | Jan 11, 2019

In exactly 15 days from today, on the 26th of January, 2019, over 5000 people (startups and small businesses) will gather at the Landmark Event Centre for Techpoint Build West Africa 2019.

If you are yet to get on board, you can still register for free here or get a VIP ticket. Meanwhile, to get everyone prepared, below is the agenda for the day.

Programme Schedule for Techpoint Build 2019

7AM- 9AM: Registration

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9:00 AM- 9:05 AM: Welcome Address by Adewale Yusuf (CEO Techpoint.africa)

[Fire-Side Chat] 9:05 AM – 9:50 AM — Building a lasting tech company from scratch

Moderator: Adewale Yusuf (CEO, Techpoint.Africa)

Panellist

  • Deremi Atanda (Executive Director, Systemspecs)

[Panel Session] 9:50 AM – 10:35 AM — Company: Zero to 1 (Building a scalable team)

Moderator: Akindare Okunola (Editor, Techcabal)

Panellists:

  • Odunayo Eweniyi (Co-Founder, Piggybank)
  • Kate Udok (Experience Manager, GIG Logistics)
  • Wale Akanbi – (Co-Founder/CTO, Aella Credit)
  • Bayo Adesanya – (CDO, Axa Mansard)

[Pitch Storm Session 1] 10:35AM – 11:15AM

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[Panel Session] 11:15 AM – 11:45 AM — The tech talent of the future 

Moderator: Osarunmen Osamuyi (Author, Subtext)

Panellists:

  • Aniedi Udo-Obong (Program Manager, Developer Ecosystem for Sub-Saharan Africa, Google)
  • Sename Benin (CEO Etrilab, Republic of Benin)
  • Adetoye Aguessy (CEO, Rightcom, West Africa)
  • Ridwan Olalere (Founder, Forloop Africa)

[Panel Session] 11:45PM – 12:25PM — The challenges of building a Pan – African business

Moderator: Muyiwa Matuluko (Editor-In-Chief, Techpoint.africa)

Panellists:

  • Semane Koffi (CEO, Woelab {Togo})
  • Eyram Tawiau (Founder – Leti Arts {Ghana})

Break 12:25PM – 12:45PM

[Pitch Storm Session 2]  12:45 PM – 1.25 PM

[Fireside Chat] 1: 25PM – 1:45PM — Principles for business success in the digital age

Moderator: Muyiwa Matuluko (Editor-In-Chief, Techpoint.africa)

Panellist

  • Elo Umeh (CEO, Terragon Holdings)

[Fire-Side Chat] 1: 45PM – 2:05PM — Building a great enterprise

Moderator:  Adewale Yusuf (CEO, Techpoint.Africa)

Panellist

  • Soromfe Uzomah (Head, Strategic Partnerships, Africa Initiatives – 4Afrika)

[Pitch Storm Session 3]:  2:05PM – 2:45PM

2:45PM – 3:00PM Product Presentations and launch 

[Panel Session] 3:00PM- 3:30PM — Metrics that matter in your business

Moderator: David Adeleke (Editor, Business Insider by Pulse.ng)

Panellists

Oloye Akin Alabi (CEO, Nairabet)
Tosin Eniolorunda (CEO, Teamapt Limited)

3:30PM – 4 PM: Product launch/ Techpoint Announcements/ Vote of thanks

4:00PM – 4 :20PM: Winner announced

 

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