INTERNATIONAL YOUTH DAY CONFERENCE

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This International Youth Day Conference organized by the Centre for Values in Leadership seeks to provide a platform to recognize the achievements of young people who are doing great works in the educational sector.

Enumerate Practical Steps to transforming education in the Nation and subsequent Action plan.

Launch some projects that will bridge the gap between youths and graduate employability skills.

This is geared towards solving the problem of having half baked graduates who are not qualified to deliver in the corporate world and global organizations.

This is also a platform to engage young emerging leaders to help them grow, as well as influence young people in society.

Key Note Speaker: Dr. Tunji Adegbesan

Dr Adetunji Adegbesan is the Founder & CEO of Gidi Mobile, creators of gidimo, Africa’s leading curriculum mastery & learning-for-livelihoods platform.
Dr. Tunji has a First Class Honours degree in Electronic Engineering, and a PhD in Strategic Management from the IESE Business School. He is globally respected as one of Africa’s top scholars of competitive strategy, as well as one of her leading experts on the mobile telecommunications industry. A recipient of multiple awards, he has been invited to speak at knowledge events in more than 20 countries across four continents.
Immediately prior to founding Gidi Mobile, he was Director of the Centre for Competitiveness & Strategy at the Lagos Business School (LBS), where he led sessions on Competitive Strategy, as well as on issues arising out of the intersection of Strategy, Technology, and Innovation. During his 14 years at LBS, his consulting experience spanned the software, telecommunications, banking, oil and gas, publishing, logistics, identity management and electronic payments sectors; while prior to LBS, his work experience spanned software development, consulting, information systems management, and electrical engineering, in both manufacturing and service sectors.
An amateur historian, philosopher, and student of culture and geo-political affairs, Dr. Tunji has native fluency in English and Spanish, and basic literacy in French, Yoruba and Catalan.

Registration is free!!! visit bit.ly/CVLIYD2019

Panelists

Henry Anumudu – Fellow, Teach For Nigeria

Jennifer Uchendu – Founder, SustyVibes

Chris Kwekowe – Co-founder Slatecube

Ella Gozie-Iwudoh  – Director of Learning-Fliplearnkids

Mr. Alexander Akhigbe – founder, African Clean Up Initiative

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