Meet the Speakers Slated for Start-up Pitch Bootcamp by Lagos Founder Institute

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Pitching your start-up ideas, effectively, is a crucial skill that will help you acquire financing, customers, partners and top talent.

Lagos Founder Institute presents Start-up Pitch Bootcamp. You may still register to attend

In just three hours, the Start-up Pitch Bootcamp will help you to improve your pitching skills and recruit potential co-founders.

This intensive, collaborative workshop will feature talks, by leading entrepreneurs, designed to help you understand the key ingredients, of a successful pitch.

You can, then, apply what you learn from them, in pitching, to both experts and peers, to receive constructive feedback, in a relaxed setting.

Here are the distinguished and proven entrepreneurs, set to speak, at the Bootcamp, slated to hold at NG Hub, Yaba, on Tuesday, December 10, 2019.

Charles Emembolu

He is, an IT Professional; a serial and social entrepreneur. His background in Engineering, from the University of Nigeria, Nsukka, (UNN) and love for technology, in empowering young people, using STEM, led him, to propose the establishment, of a technology hub, for the University.

This proposal, steered Charles, to become the Founder and Director of Roar Nigeria, Enugu. Roar Nigeria was the first of its kind, in West Africa, as it had the collaboration of academia, government and the private sector.

Since inception, the hub has incubated several start-ups. Charles, also, has specialties, in IT Infrastructure, program and project management, business and solution architecture, as well as, an innovation system.

Charles is, currently the CEO of Crestage Limited, an Information and Communications Technology organization, with solutions in enterprise and information management systems, e-learning and simulation systems and IT infrastructure.

Banke Alawaye

With over two decades, of work experience in multiple businesses, using digital tools, for business growth, Banke serves, as an independent consultant.

With a Business Management degree, at the Masters level and certification in Entrepreneurial Management, Banke’s work experience has spanned through digital marketing, software development, investment banking and management consulting.

She is, the Principal Consultant, at BAV, a digital consultancy outfit, based in Lagos, Nigeria. Banke serves, as Program Manager, for CodeLagos – an initiative in collaboration with Lagos State government, to train one million Lagos residents, to code.

Banke is, also, a member of the Advisory Board of Girl Code Academy, Co-founder of SheProfitsAfrica – a platform that provides mentoring and connections, for women entrepreneurs, on the African continent.

She has worked, relentlessly, to help women entrepreneurs increase access, to opportunities.

Her advocacy for women’s participation in technology, earned her an award, as Digital Frontier Woman, from DecadeOfWomen.

Gordy Oshoko

Gordy is the CEO of Treadgold Limited that specializes, in print management, technology and consultancy.

His experience, in Pan African University, as a facilitator, in the publishing concept, has made him gather a lot of experience, in branding, promotional advertising, digital printing and custom publishing.

He pioneered, the premier online magazine subscription firm in Nigeria, distributing digital copies of print magazines.

Kayode Aladesuyi

Kayode is, the Chairman/CTO of AdsMyWay, a subsidiary of BBGN&K International Group of Companies, developing an advertising network, to assist publishers and SMEs.

BBGN&K International Group of companies oversees the development and expansion of several technology business divisions, into various markets, around the world.

Over the years, Kayode has diversified the company’s business, into different areas of ICT, including cybersecurity and warfare, biometric workforce solution and advertising network application.

Kayode is, the man, behind the HawkEye, a crime reporting management system that assists, the Nigerian Police Force, to analyse and manage crimes.

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