Renowned economist and founder, Center for Values in Leadership, Prof. Pat Utomi, Director of Arts, British Council Nigeria, Ochai Ojoma and General Manager, Enterprise Development Center, Mr. Wale Anifowoshe are among selected speakers expected to share their insights at the forthcoming Nigerian British Association (NBA) lecture series/seminars scheduled to hold at the Lagos Resource Centre on May 4, 2017 in Lagos.
The seminar with the theme “Opportunities in a recession: The role of creative enterprise,” is designed for mid-career professionals and young creative entrepreneurs. It will also focus on the skills needed to build successful and creative businesses at a larger scale, as well as platforms and opportunities that currently exist in Nigeria to support creative businesses.
According a statement by President of the Nigerian-Britain Association, Mr. Funmi Onabolu, the present economic climate in Nigeria is one that requires experts to instill confidence in young professionals and entrepreneurs with conversations that will equip them with requisite knowledge base that will aid their entrepreneurship, especially in a recessed economy.
His word: “Given the current economic situation of the country, this edition of the lecture series is a must to attend, as the quality of conversations will generate immense value for attendees,” he said.
Onobolu said that participants during the seminar/ lecture series will have opportunities to interact with time tested experts in various fields of endeavour who will share their insights with on successful strategies in a highly competitive business environment.
He said participants would also be given practical help on how to progress their businesses, as well as how to access required financial and other resources
Source THE GUARDIAN NEWSPAPER