In pursuit of the Buhari Presidency focus on technology as a major driver of economic growth, the Federal Government will be hosting One-Day Pitch Sessions in Lagos, Abuja and Port Harcourt with the objective of identifying and selecting some of the best technology innovations that will help Nigeria move forward.
The Pitch events would also review the strategic options available to Start-ups and how their technology ideas and innovations can be used as solutions in the Nigerian public and private sectors.
The first in the Pitch-series will hold in Lagos as follows:
Date: Thursday, June 23rd, 2016
Time: 9am Prompt
Venue: The Landmark Event Center, Water Corporation Road, Victoria Island, Lagos.
The Pitch stage of the Aso Villa Demo Day is intended to also engage with representatives from the industry to deliberate on how to diversify the economy by investing in ideas, technology innovations and indigenous solutions. Some discussions will equally focus on specific actions and steps required by Government towards achieving the strategic objectives of the Aso Villa Demo Day.
Industry chieftains, bureaucrats, local and international experts as well as investors are also expected to attend this all important session.