SME Conference Agenda

The SME Conference is an open, one-day conference. At the heart of the Conference is a mix of plenary sessions for hundreds of participants and more intimate and in-depth parallel sessions conducted by leading SME experts helping entrepreneurs start and scale new businesses. Take a look at the 2017 program and agenda for information about sessions and speakers.

Time Session Moderated By
9.00am - 9.30am Pre Conference Networking Session/ Photo sessions
9.30am - 10.00am Re-evaluate, Re-strategize and Reposition: Road to Economic Recovery Opeyemi Agbaje
10.00am - 11.15am Conversation with the CEO – General Session Moderated by Nneka Okekearu, Deputy Director Entereprise Development Centre
Sir Chris Ogbechie ( SME Sustainability
Mrs Yetunde Oni ( Act DG NAFDAC
11.15am - 11.50am Tea Break
11.50am - 1.20pm Scale or Growth: Tapping Innovation for new opportunities Moderated by CFA
Obi Asika
Lekan
Funbi Falaye - Passion Hub
GLO
11.50am - 1.20pm Talent and Technology- Building Your Team Moderated by Baba Ikazoboh- Dragnet Solutions
Abiodun Afolabi - Sbtel
Deepankar -CEO Vconnect
Uche Onwudiwe, Coure Software and Systems
11.50am - 12.45pm Design thinking for Business Optimization Moderated by Wale Anifowose
Gboyega Adebajo
Wale Ajiboye
Chuck Sunesis
12.45 - 2.30pm Lunch
1.40pm - 3.10pm Funding Opportunities- Collateral, Cash and Character Moderated by Bayo Rotimi
Akin Oyebode - LSETF
LAN / SAHEL
Tunde Titilayo
BOI
2.00pm - 3.30pm Economy diversification- Agriculture a sure route Dizengof
Bank of Agric
SME
3.00pm - 4.30pm Made in Nigeria - From Local to Global Moderated by Detoun Abbi- Oaniyan
SON
Femi Olayebi - MWOB
NEPC