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ICT Committee of NBA-SBL holds Maiden Technology Lawyers Forum Today in Lagos

The Information And Communications Technology Committee of The Nigerian Bar Association Section nn Business Law will hold its maiden Technology Lawyers Forum on Tuesday June 11, 2019, 8.00am at Westwood Hotel, Ikoyi, Lagos

Theme: “ Examining The Nigeria Ict Industry In An Age Of Globalisation – Legal Issues And Challenges In The Digital Economy”

The forum will examine the key drivers powering Nigeria’s growing ICT industry, how it is enabling the development of a nascent digital economy and how lawyers serving various components of this emerging ecosystem can better serve critical stakeholders and participants, as well as drive crucial regulatory and policy reforms as Nigerian tech entrepreneurs and businesses increasingly adopt global attitudes to creating wealth and value.

Speakers and Panelists include:
BAYO ADEKANMBI – President Data Sciences; and Chief Transformation Officer, MTN Nigeria PLC
TUNDE IRUKERA – Director-General, Federal Competition and Consumer Protection Commission
LANRE OSIBONA – Senior Special Adviser to the President on ICT
JOHN EDOKPOLOR – Lead Commercial Attorney, Microsoft MEA Emerging Markets
MR. EMMANUEL EDET – Legal Adviser and Lead of Legal Unit – National Information Technology Development Agency
EMMANUEL GHAHABO – Senior Partner, Templars,
OLAWALE NOIKI – Associate Director Technology Advisory at KPMG Advisory Services,
EMEKA OKOYE – Cymantiks Limited, amongst others

Participants will also be able to follow the day’s proceedings via a live stream on the Information and Communications Technology Committee’s Twitter handle -@nbasbl_ict.


Basil Udotai Esq.,
Information and Communications Technology Committee
Nigerian Bar Association Section on Business Law (NBA-SBL)

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