The 4th Annual Digital Masterclass & Symposium for Cooperative Leaders, Regulators & Managers in Nigeria – Speakers

Chukwuemeka Fred Agbata Jnr. “CFA,”

CFA is multi-award winning media professional, The Founder of CFAmedia.ng, Co-founder, GoDoHub.org and Director, Founder Institute, Lagos.

He is visible in some of Africa’s most respected broadcast, print and digital platforms creating weekly content geared towards helping Africans connect the dots using digital technology.

Media Platforms
CFA is visible in some of Africa’s most respected broadcast, print and digital platforms developing weekly content geared towards helping Africans connect the dots using digital technology. Through a weekly TV show, Tech Trends on Channels Television; weekly column (ICT Clinic) in the Punch Newspapers and CFAmedia.ng blog, CFA engages individuals and organisations across the technology landscape and beyond on trending and important issues.

Start-up Ecosystem
Other laudable initiatives such as Founder Institute Lagos, CFA’s Startups Hangout and much more; are examples of platforms he utilises to power a nexus on the integration and relationship of digital technology to human existence, especially in Africa with unprecedented consistency.

Board Service
CFA currently serves as Director, Nigeria Internet Registration Association (NiRA), managers of .ng domain and Director, Innovation Support Network (ISN Hubs), a network of 100+ hubs and co-working spaces in Nigeria.

Charitable Causes
FATE Foundation Alumni Association
Sam Ohuabunwa Foundation
Nigeria Int’l Tech Exhibition & Conference (NITEC)

CFA has authored two books namely “Powering your Business on the Internet and Social Media – A Guide for Today’s Business Owner” & “Becoming a Professional Blogger – the Complete Step by Step Guide”.

He enjoys networking, reading and travelling.

Joseph Jones Agunbiade is the Founder of Univelcity a tech school that teaches young people software development, Data Science, AI and Product design then connect them to jobs.

In September 2011 he co-founded BudgIT. A civic organization that applies technology to intersect citizen engagement with institutional improvement, to facilitate societal change. He currently sits on the board. Before starting BudgIT, he worked at Silicon Harbour Investment Company, where he headed Product Development and Management.

He owns Getmobile Technologies Limited, a software development agency. Where they build both enterprise level software, mobile apps and products for startups.

He is the founder of SmartED a digital platform for teaching children African history through storytelling. As a technology entrepreneur he has over 15 years working experience and currently sits on the board of 3 Not-for-profit organizations. Joseph has a B.Tech in Physics Electronics and trained Product Development Manager from General Assembly, San Francisco.

Ademo, Adeleke Olanrewaju, is an experienced Digital Marketing Strategist and Google Digital Skills Onboarder. He has passion and commitment to develop individuals for the future of work and believes technology and leadership are two major determinants of the future..

He obtained Advanced Certificate in Leadership from Daystar Leadership Academy and a few Digital Marketing Certifications which are: Fundamentals in Digital Marketing (Google Digital Skills for Africa), Google Ads Certification, Google Ads Video Certification, Google My Business Basics Certification. He also have a certificate in Content Marketing from Hubspot Academy and SEO Fundamentals from SEMrush Academy. He has proficiency in SEO and Content Marketing.

He is passionate about helping people and brands achieve more. He loves to lead, coach, inspire and support his team to deliver the best always. He currently lead an organisation that offers Virtual Assistant Services to Individuals and Corporate entities as well as an organisation that tells brands stories and helps brands increase their reach through digital marketing strategies.

He also lead a cause called ‘Discovery Teens’ aimed at the training of teenagers in Africa on Leadership, Entrepreneurship and ICT, with a goal to train 1 million teens across Africa by 2030. He volunteers for various causes related to Leadership, ICT, entrepreneurship training and do consulting services pro-bono for non-profits.

Mr. Ademo is the Convener of The Dream Conference, a yearly event that gathers business and career professionals in an atmosphere of networking, fun, and inspiration to fulfill dreams. He also convene The E-business Seminars, an event that holds in multiple locations in Nigeria helping SMBs learn how to use various Digital Channels to reach their target audience in an atmosphere of excitement.

He is passionate about helping teenagers find their path early in life.