The Social Media Week which is a worldwide event exploring the social, cultural and economic impact of social media will be hosted for the first time ever, by Africa. It kicks off on the 18th of February Lagos, Nigeria.
The yearly SMW hosts 80,000 people at more than 2,000 events in 26 cities around the world and the event promises to be educative, informative as well as entertaining.
Speaking at the event will be CEO Anabel Group Inc, Mr Nicholas Okoye. He will be speaking on the 19th of Feb 2013 at 9am
Porsche Center 179 Akin Adesola Victoria Island.
His topic: "My Life In Creativity And Innovation" focuses on his experience as a Financial Consultant and Global Investment Adviser with Merrill Lynch in Boston USA. He will also be talking about how he supported and helped build the Nigerian Stock Exchange into a world class investment destination as "Chief Strategy Officer/Head of Strategy", his role in the first major attempt at building a Mega Corporation in Nigeria as the Founding Chief Executive and subsequently Group Executive Director at Transcorp Plc.
Mr Okoye will be revealing how his team bought Transcorp Hilton, Oil Block OPL 281 and what really happened to the NITEL transaction as well as all about his role as the CEO NITEL. He intends to share his challenges and opportunities of Entrepreneurship in Nigeria as Founder and President of Anabel Group, Anabel Mobile, Anabel Capital and Anabel Leadership Academy.
If you are an Entrepreneur, an Executive or aspiring to Leadership then you may want to come and take advantage of this opportunity to learn a thing or two about Nigeria.
Click Here to register for attendance as space is limited.
Mr Okoye will also be speaking at another event for the Social Media Week at 5:00pm on Tuesday (the 19th) at PEGS Hub: Lagos e-Learning Centre Odunlami Street Lagos on the topic: "HOW SOCIAL MEDIA CAN CREATE LEADERS"
The lecture is about using technology to engage and communicate with customers, followers, shareholders, members or any large group you need to reach out to as a Leader, Corporate Organization or Political Party.
Its the future of communication and the basis for Leadership Strategy in the future.
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If you're in Lagos and interested in improving your entrepreneurship skills, then you should listen to 99.3 FM every Tuesday at 8.05am, the program is "Nigeria Manifesto" which is anchored by Mr Nicholas Okoye. The program is aimed at providing solutions on Leadership, Corporate Strategy and National Development.
If you are based Internationally or traveling you may listen to past programs at CLICK HERE to listen.