Nigerian Internet Entrepreneurs Group and Co-creation Hub present Tech Open Day with Sara Lacy
Tech Open Day is an opportunity for Nigerian Internet Entrepreneurs and entrepreneurship enthusiasts to present their products and services to internationally acclaimed technology and entrepreneurship Journalist and Author, Sarah Lacy and other carefully selected stakeholders.
It will also be an opportunity to network with other active members of the Nigerian startup community.
About Sara Lacy
Sarah Lacy is an award winning journalist and author of two critically acclaimed books, “Once You’re Lucky, Twice You’re Good: The Rebirth of Silicon Valley and the Rise of Web 2.0” (Gotham Books, May 2008) and “Brilliant, Crazy, Cocky: How the Top 1% of Entrepreneurs Profit from Global Chaos (Wiley, February 2011). She is currently an editor at TechCrunch and blogs about her travels on SarahLacy.com.
Lacy has been a reporter in Silicon Valley for nearly fifteen years, covering everything from the tiniest startups to the largest public companies. She was formerly a staff writer and columnist for BusinessWeek and the founding co-host of Yahoo Finance’s Tech Ticker. She lives in San Francisco.
Some selected startups that will demo on the day include:
Bloovue: Bloovue helps advertisers connect with their audiences by providing simple and affordable online advertising on the largest online publishers in Nigeria.
Pagatech: Paga is an innovative, open, secure, and interoperable mobile payments platform that allows any person who has a mobile phone to transact electronically – thus turning the mobile phone into an electronic wallet.
Precurio: Precurio is a complete intranet solution designed for small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs). It is an open source intranet platform that combines a comprehensive package of collaborative and social networking tools with robust reporting, workflow and enterprise content management.
Tickets are selling out quickly. Register now here.