Event Summary

WITIN Celebrates Girls in ICT Days by organizing Tech4D forum for Women and Girls

Theme: Women Leading Through Technology

The Girls in ICT Day is an initiative backed by ITU Member States and celebrated annually.

On April 22, WITIN will host the Technovation Challenge Nigeria -National Pitch in the morning. Girls between the ages of 13 - 18, from different parts of the country will pitch their Technovation Challenge mobile apps which they have built to solve problems in Nigeria.Highlight of event includes: keynotes, pitches, recognition of last year winners. It promises to be exciting and challenging.

The afternoon session is exclusively for women. This high-level event will bring together experts, professional women, leaders in the oil and gas industry, govt agencies and parastatals, Telcos, FMCGs, female CEOs and decision makers across the country. Highlights include: e-Leadership made easy for attendees, networking, the internet of things, exposé on impact of women’s contribution to national NRI with action plans; and most critically, panel/presentations on fast-tracking advancement with technology