GenesysIGNITE is bringing together tech entrepreneurs in the southeastern rejoin of Nigeria to discuss ways to grow the industry in that part of the country. The event which is being convened by Genesys Technology Hub, an Enugu-based innovation incubator, is focused on undergraduates and early graduates, techies, startup owners operating in the southeast part of Nigeria.
Participating start-ups have the opportunity have the chance to gain more insight from a wide array of established entrepreneurs such as Ndidi Nwuneli, managing partner SAHEL Consulting and Advisory Limited; Ernest Ndukwe, chairman Openmedia Communications Limited, Prof. Umaru Garba Danbatta, executive vice-chairman and chief executive office Nigerian Communications Commission.
The event will also give tech start-ups the chance to win a $10,000 seed fund. The prize will be awarded to each of the top three most innovative ventures.