The New Media Conference 2016 which is set to hold on the May 27, at the Four Points by Sheraton Hotel Lagos, will feature keynote speakers, Mrs. Lola Masha, Country Manager for OLX Nigeria, and Ms. Olajumoke Okikolu, Senior Manager, Product Marketing at Samsung Electronics West Africa, SEWA, organisers have disclosed.
Also to speak at the conference, are industry experts like, Chude Jideonwo, Adaora Mbelu, Ono Bello, Audu Maikori, Subomi Plumptre, Femi Falodun, Chinedu Abili-Mordi, Joy Isi Bewaji, Oluseun Onigbinde, Iyinoluwa Aboyeji, and Bankole Femi amongst others.
“This 2nd edition of the conference will bring together key new media practitioners, corporate brands and digital media agencies for a comprehensive overview of the rapidly expanding Digital Media space, application and technology.
“The programme line-up will also include well moderated sessions, brand exhibitions and key takeaways. The 2016 conference will attract over 300 participants,” organisers say.
The year’s theme is, “Business Unusual: Nurturing a more Vibrant New Media industry in Nigeria”, and will cover topics such as Corporate branding, Digital Agency, Social Media Influence, tech blogging and New Media.
“This year’s conference is particularly important. We are converging to articulate interests and inputs from stakeholders in the Nigerian online/digital media space and seeking to turn the results of that conversation to real-world uses,” conference organiser, Ms. Tosin Ajibade says.
“Following the success of the maiden edition in 2015, we will be broadening and deepening the conversation in 2016. With the support and partnership of leading brands and experts, we are committed to empowering and enlightening individuals and corporate organisations with useful information and exposure towards a more rewarding new media practice in Nigeria.
“We would be having NMC Showcase, where selected participants are allowed to showcase and exhibit ideas. The winner will get a scholarship worth N300, 000 from Orange Academy,” she added.

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