Greenspring Communications Ltd, a media/public relations and marketing consulting firm based in Lagos, Nigeria is organizing a one-day Made-in- Nigeria Conference and Awards event to add to the present buzz created by the Federal Government’s mantra of promoting locally-made products and services. The conference has been fixed for Thursday November 23, 2017 at Protea Hotel, Isaac John, Ikeja, Lagos State.
The MD/CEO of Greenspring Group, Peter Nwaochei believes that this conference and awards event is in line with the firm’s mission to drive local content and add value to clients’ patronage while promoting growth in the nation’s economy.
The conference, which has the theme “Effects of Made-In- Nigeria Products for National
Development” will bring together business stakeholders, market enthusiasts, market analysts
government agencies, IT practitioners, e-marketers, others, and will create a convergence of informed and educated players in various sectors of the Nigerian economy. It will feature presentations and panel discussions from thought leaders within the country.
The programme is in partnership with Innoson, Bank of Agriculture, Med-View Airline and other frontline entities involved in making the made-in- Nigeria mantra an astounding success.
According to the convener, Peter Nwaochei “The underlying objective of the conference and awards is to increase awareness on the critical role of Nigerian companies as fundamental pillars for strengthening the Nigerian economy through manufacturing, agriculture, and various expertise from different sectors in Nigeria.”
Some of the confirmed speakers for the event include: Sen. Abdullahi Adamu, Chairman Senate
Committee on Agriculture; Chief Innocent Chukwuma, CEO, Innoson Group; Dr. Rufus Ebegba, DG/CEO National Biosafety Mgt. Agency, Abuja; Mr Odunayo Emasealu, CEO, Interior Woodwork; Mr. Felix Nwabuko CEO Presco Plc; and Dr. Rose Gidado, Country Co-ordinator, OFAB.
Interested participants can register at www.greenspringgroup.com/events.
As stated by the convener, “the Federal Government Executive order on the local content, has given boost to both the manufacturers and indigenous firms in Nigeria, it’s an opportunity to harness with the government drive in its diversification effort to reposition the Nigerian economy.”
Nwaochei continues “This Conference has come at a better time for all players to re-strategise, and refocus their efforts towards, getting it right and it’s also a platform for sharing ideas, networking and synergizing among stakeholders and policy makers towards a better economy for all.”
The following are the Award Categories to be highlighted during the conference:
• Most Innovation Award (Manufacturing)
• Excellence Award (Safety & Regulation)
• Prestigious Award (Agro business)
• Distinguish Award (Business Innovation)
• Outstanding Award (Leadership & Legislation)
• Honours:- (Certificates of honours of various distinguished firms & individuals.