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22nd and 23rd May 2018 at Eko Hotel & Suites, Lagos,Nigeria


INAUGURATION OF EXHIBITION BY HON’BLE MINISTERs & DIGNITARIES
Time Session Details Speakers
09:00  09:30  Registration of Delegates  
09:30  10:00   Inauguration of the Exhibition & Walk through ZINNIA HALL

By Hon’ble Minister of Communications from India, Nigeria & Ghana & other Ministers and Dignitaries

SESSION 1: INAUGRATION OF THE CONFERENCE – INNOVATION TO IMPACT
Time Session Details Speakers
10:00  10:10   Introduction to Event & Dignitaries, etc. 

Mr. R.K. Pathak, DDG(IC), DoT & Secretary, TEPC

10:10  10:15  Lighting of the Lamp

By Dignitaries including Indian & African Ministers

10:15  10:20  Group Photographs: Ministers. Dignitaries, sponsors, Support Partners/ Associations  
KEY NOTE AND DIGITAL VISION OF THE DEVELOPING NATIONS
10:20  11:20  Opening Remarks and Key Note Address

• Mr. Shyamal Ghosh, Chairman, TEPC

Ms. Akansha Tete, Director- Global Trade Development, NASSCOM

• Mr. Segun Ogunsanya, Chief Executive Officer & Managing Director, Airtel Nigeria

• Mr. B.N. Reddy, High Commissioner of India at Nigeria

• Mr. N. Sivasailam, Special Secretary (T), Government of India

• H.E. Mr. A.M Abdullahi, Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Communications, Federal Ministry of Communications, Nigeria

11:20  12:00  Digital Vision of the Developing Nations

• H.E. Barr. Abdur-Raheem Adebayo Shittu, Hon’ble Minister of Communications, Government of Nigeria

• H.E. Ms. Ursula Owusu- Ekuful, Hon’ble Minister of Communications, Ghana *

• H.E. Mr. Manoj Sinha, Hon'ble Minister of State (I/C) for Communications and Minister of State for Railways, Government of India

12:00  12:05  Vote of thanks Mr. Rakesh Kumar Bhatnagar, Director General, TEPC
12:05  12:15  Photo Opportunity – Ministers, Dignitaries, Organisers, support partners, Associations and Sponsors
12:15  12:35  Africa on the move [Digital Transformation] The session is centered on giving participants a better understanding of the ICT industry in Africa and the opportunities around it and setting the tone for the rest of the conference. This session also covers the latest emerging trends, benefits of outsourcing, best practices in the region - Mr. Tope S. Aladenusi- Chief Strategy Officer, Deloitte West Africa
SESSION 2:OPPORTUNITIES and ENTERPRSE STRATEGIES for DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION
Time Session Details
12:35 13:15

Topics

     - Opportunities in the Multiple Service Sectors: Telecom, Financial, e-Governance, Retail, Healthcare Sector and Education

Moderator

      - Mr. Sugato Banerjee, Associate Vice President, ORION Sales - Africa,  3i Infotech Ltd

Speakers

    - Mr. Arnob Roy, Co Founder, Tejas Networks Ltd.

    - Dr. Jobi Adeloye, CEO NovaDOC Africa (Healthcare)

    - Mr. Dinesh Rathi, CEO, Tolaram Group Infrastructure, Nigeria

    - * Stanbic Bank

13:15 14:15 LUNCH
SESSION 3: TELECOM TECHNOLOGIES EMPOWERING THE CONNECTED GENERATION
Time Session Details
14:15 15:00

Topics

    - Overcoming the challenges for traditional Telco business models

    - Standardization & Future Technology

    - Connect the Unconnected: Solar Powered, Mobile and WiFi solutions

Moderator:

     - Mrs. Monilola Udoh, Director ICT, Federal Ministry of Communications

Speakers

     - Mr. M. Soundar Kumar, Director, C-DOT

     - Mr. Arnob Roy, Co Founder, Tejas Networks Ltd.

     - Gen. Dr. S P Kochhar, TSSC

SESSION 4:EMERGING TECHNOLOGIES & THEIR IMPACT ON ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
Time Session Details
15:00 15:45

Topics

     - Technological Advancements

     - ICT as a tool for regional transformation and inclusivity

     - Connected Schools & Connected Communities for e-Gov Impact

Moderator

    -Mr. A Seshagiri Rao, CMD, TCIL

Speakers

     - Mr. Niyi Ajao, Executive Director Operations, Nigeria Inter-Bank Settlement System Plc

     - Dr. Omofoman Daniel, Co-founder & Chairman RFID African Foundation

      - Mr. Ankit Khanna, Vihaan Network Limited - Mr. Maloy Pancholi, PRIMATEL

      - Mr. Lanre Fasakin, Group Managing Director, Quester Research Services (QRS) Limited

15:45 17:30 B2B meetings
CULTURAL PROGRAM AND NETWORKING DINNER
Time Session Details
19.00 onwards

Cultural Program and Networking Dinner ( By invitation only)

SESSION 5: INNOVATION & ENTREPRENURESHIP 
Time Session Details
10:00 10:45

Topics

     - Enabling Entrepreneurs Access to Capital at Various Stages of Growth

     - Innovation to Impact

     - Research and Development

Moderator

     - Mr. M. Soundar Kumar, Director, C-DOT

Speakers

      - Ms. Parminder Vir OBE, Chief Executive Officer, The Tony Elumelu Foundation

      - Mr. Aminu Sambo- Magaji, PhD, National Coordinator

      – OIIE NITDA (Office for ICT Innovation and Entrepreneurship (OIIE)

      - Mr. Oti Ikomi, Chairman, Nihilent Nigeria

SESSION 6: ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATIONS, POLICIES AND REGULATIONS. DIGITAL SWITCHOVER 
Time Session Details
10:45 11:30

Moderator

      - Mr. Amit Pasari, CEO, XS Infosol

Speakers

     - Central Bank of Nigeria

11:30 11:45

Tea/Coffee break

SESSION 7: SECURITY, IOT, E-ENABLE SERVICES AND APPLICATIONS
Time Session Details
11:45 12:30

Topics

      - Securing data and protecting privacy

       - Cyber Security - perils, protection and the role of ICT

        - M2M Enablement in Transport, Power, HealthCare, Safety & Surveillance

Moderator:

         - Mr. A Seshagiri Rao, CMD, TCIL

Speakers

         - Mr. David Onu, President/ CEO iNterra Network Inc

         - Mr. Senator Foster Ogola, Senate Committee Chairman on ICT & Cyber Crime & Capital Market

         - Chief Toyin Olaniteru, Former DG ICT Ekiti State

         - Mr. Femi Adeoti, Managing Director/ CEO Africa Operations, Inlaks Limited

         - Mr. Wale Olaoye, CEO, Halogen Security

SESSION 8: SMART CITIES – FUTURE OF URBAN LIVING
Time Session Details
12:30 13:15

Topics

      - Smart City Implementation in India

      - ICT Deployment and Strategies for Smart Cities

      - Smart City Dreams of Nigeria

Moderator

       - Mr. M. Soundar Kumar, Director, C-DOT

Speakers

      - Mr. Ezekiel Egboye, Executive Director, Operations, Rack Center

     - Mr. Miebaka Adoki, Managing Director/ CEO, RingDOM Africa

     - Mr. Arnob Roy, Co Founder, Tejas Networks Ltd.

     - Mr. Parth Aggarwal, Paramount Communications

    - C-DOT

13:15 13:30 CLOSING REMARKS
13:30 14:30 LUNCH
14:30 17:00 B2B meetings