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Tuesday, February 27 • 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Edtech: The Revolution Of Learning In Africa

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Statistics reveal that EdTech Startups are still so few compared to their counterparts in other industries and that those existing few struggle to survive.   In light of the tremendous challenge education poses across Africa, we have put together a seasoned panel representing the value chain in the industry to share their insights and chart the way forward.  #SMWEdTech: The Revolution Of Learning In Africa panelist will discuss what everyone ought to know about the challenges and trends affecting education technology and online learning in Nigeria and across Africa. 

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Adetunji Adegbesan

Founder/CEO, Gidi Mobile
I live at the intersection of people, technology, and strategy. My goal is to use strategy & technology to battle the world's social development demons at scale.In this line, Gidi Mobile's mission is to deliver at massive scale, the learning & opportunity required to "fit" the developing... Read More →
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Joseph Agunbiade

Joseph is the Chancellor of Univelcity a training school for software developers and designers. In September 2011 he co-founded BudgIT. Before starting BudgIT, he worked at Silicon Harbour Investment Company, where he headed Product Development and Management.He has also worked at... Read More →
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Toyosi Akerele-Ogunsiji

Toyosi Akerele-Ogunsiji, Entrepreneur, Author and Thought Leader in the best practice of Public Sector Leadership named by Forbes as one of the 20 most Powerful Young Women in Africa, she is the Founder / CEO of RISE NETWORKS, Africa’s leading Social Enterprise whose mandate focuses... Read More →
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Nkemdilim Uwaje Begho

CEO, Futuresoft
A seasoned Information Technology professional with over 15 years of industry experience in Africa’s largest emerging economy with a deep purpose and focus on bridging the digital divide and transforming Africaby harnessing the benefits of digital.Currently CEO of Future Software... Read More →
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Folawe Omikunle

Folawe is a Social Entrepreneur who is passionate about education and social development. Folawe is the Chief Executive Officer of Teach For Nigeria, a social enterprise focused on developing leaders who will drive the movement towards educational equity and excellence in Nigeria... Read More →
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Dele Tejuoso

Dele Tejuoso a pioneer in education technology, is a computer science and engineering graduate and would be rounding up her MBA at the Warwick University. She has worked as a strategic planner in a leading advertising company and worked as digital brand consultant for over 10 years... Read More →

Tuesday February 27, 2018 1:30pm - 2:30pm WAT
Innovation Stage