The Nigerian ICT Youth Summit is a segment of The TITANS OF TECH iCONFERENCE & AWARDS is a platform for advancing the growth of ICT in Nigeria and providing Nigerian Youths with empowerment.
THE NIGERIA ICT YOUTH SUMMIT 2015 was held at D Indoor Sports hall, National Stadium, Lagos on Wednesday, July 29, 2015.
One of the special highlights of the Titans of Tech Nigeria ICT Youth Summit is the Youth Ideas Forum Contest which is a student contest devoted to bringing out inspiring ideas from secondary/college students; Ideas that can help to lay the Building Blocks for a Digital Future for Nigeria.
The Nigeria ICT Youth Ideas Forum encourages students regardless of their disciplines to share ideas with their peers; inspiring ideas and thoughts on the use of ICT for development (ICT4D). It is also a platform to change lives, attitudes, and to create possibilities.
The Country Manager of Google-Nigeria, Juliet Ehimuan was the keynote speaker at the summit. She laid emphases on the need for aspiring enterpreneurs to give their businesses an online presence. She shared with the youths some stories of people who took advantage of the free resources and visibility Google has made available to people through their www.google.com search engine & the Youtube.com. She also added that a lot of learning materials can be found online to assist any person with acquiring skills. She shared a story with the youths of a camera operator and video editor who recorded successes in his industry by leveraging on learning resources available online.
The event was graced by seasoned speakers and facilitators.
Speakers & Facilitators at THE NIGERIA ICT YOUTH SUMMIT organised by Technology Africa include Executive Vice Chairman, Nigerian Communication Communication, Country Manager, Google Nigeria – Juliet Ehimuan, Vice President of Yudala, Stanley Uzoechina, Paul Goodwin of Unotelos, Gregory Azemobor of Bethelmendels International Limited , Demola Olukotun, Country Manager, Archors S.A, Mark Idiahi, Convener of Future Leadership Conference.