The second edition of Nigeria’s largest tech event, Techplus is set to take place on July 21 – 23, 2016 at Eko Hotels Conference Centre, Victoria Island, Lagos.

TechPlus, as the name implies, is a gathering of everyone and everything technology for knowledge sharing, networking while creating a marketplace for consumers and businesses.

Managing Director of Connect Marketing Limited (organizers of Techplus 2016), Tunji Adeyinka stated that the 2016 edition of the tech gathering will be a newer, improved version of the inaugural edition as the speakers at this year’s event are from diverse sectors and unique backgrounds:

“The speakers’ trail reflects the dynamics of technological evolution in the 21st century with a fine blend of both local and international experiences."

Here is the lineup of speakers of Techplus 2016 Conference:

  • Omobola Johnson, Chairperson, Alliance for Affordable Internet

  • Juliet Anammah, CEO of Jumia Nigeria;

  • Alon Lits, GM Sub-Saharan Africa, Uber

  • Helen Anatogu CEO, Idea Hub

  • Monique Woodard, Co-Founder and Venture Partner, 500 Startups

  • Lola Masha, OLX Nigeria

  • Engr. Aliyu A. Aziz, Director General, National Identity Management Commission (NIMC)

  • Folabi Esan, Director, Adlevo

  • Olaoluwa Samuel-Biyi, Co-Founder, SureGifts.

  • Professor Joan Enric Ricart, Professor of Economics and Strategic Management and Head of IESE’s Strategic Management Department

  • Dr. Vincent Olatunji Acting DG, National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA)

  • Josep Ramon Ferrer, Former Smart City Director & Deputy CIO (Barcelona City Council)

  • Rodney Williams Founder, LISNR

  • Karthik Noornie, Olam Group

  • Vytas Paukštys, CEO, Eskimi

  • Kamran Elahian, Chairman & Co-Founder of Global Catalyst Partners, among others.

Furthermore, United States Chief Information Officer, Tony Scott will be joining this line-up as the keynote speaker.

The three-day event themed "a connected world" will feature new product and technology launches and topics bordering social entrepreneurship will be discussed at length in order to help Nigeria and the world in general become a better place for consumers and technology focused companies.

To attend the event, register here.

See the programme agenda below.

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