mobiFEST 2010 – Reaching the M-Generation

Nigeria’s first and largest mobile application event will be in Lagos less than seven weeks and a key focus for this inaugural event is not surprisingly – Mobile applications in a leading market in Africa where mobile subscription level has surpassed the 50% mark and still counting. The event is targeted at the M-Generation which are upwardly mobile and are ready to go.

The expo will host:
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  • Independent mobile application developers / vendors
  • Device manufacturers
  • Content providers
  • Integrators and Aggregators
  • SMS services providers
  • Location based services

Covering mobile financial services,Mobile Insurance, entertainment, enterprise solutions, mobile govt,tracking services, Health,informational,who will showcase their latest mobile applications and solutions to a ready and willing segment.

There will also be Showcase highlights sessions from leading sponsors and also connect young innovative developers in touch with industry experts and decision makers.

Date – August 17
Time – 10.00 a.m.
Venue – Afe Babalola Hall, University of Lagos, Akoka

MobilityNigeria is a media partner to the event, and I will be speaking at the event alongside others.

Read more about mobiFEST 2010.

Mister Mobility

I started blogging about mobile in 2004 as a fun way to share my passion for gadgets and mobile services. My other interests include digital media, speaking and teaching, photography, travelling, and dancing.

14 thoughts on “mobiFEST 2010 – Reaching the M-Generation

  • July 12, 2010 at 12:34 am
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    I would have loved to attend but i dont think i will be able to get a sit in the front roll. Do you think it will be on youtube. Anyways, I will sure be on mobilityNigeria for extracts from the event (if available).

  • July 12, 2010 at 12:45 pm
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    Nice one. keep us informed on dates and availability of seats. We should attend! First one for Naija. Only the begining. It is going to be world class soon!

  • July 12, 2010 at 6:53 pm
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    This is a step in the right direction, at least we get to show the world what we can offer.

  • July 12, 2010 at 9:34 pm
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    Afewgoodmen,

    I have updated the news item with the dates and venue for the event: August 17 to August 18 at the University of Lagos Auditorium.

    In addition, Mobility Nigeria is being signed up as a media partner to the event, and I have just been invited today to speak at the event.

  • July 13, 2010 at 6:59 am
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    Yomi, Thanks. This is the first of its kind in Nigeria, and I intend to be there. Perhaps I’d say Hi to you over there. I am delighted mobility Nigeria would be represented there and that you would give one of the keynote speeches!

  • July 13, 2010 at 10:10 pm
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    The conference should give mobility Nigeria the porpularity it rightly deserves.
    It would be nice for more and more people the know about the great things you are doing here.

  • July 13, 2010 at 11:22 pm
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    Thanks guys for the support and encouragement. You’ll certainly be seeing more people here on Mobility Nigeria, as we are about to do some public awareness via a major national newspaper.

    It will be the first time that we are going public that way since the inception of the site.

    Meanwhile, keep letting us know how we can make this site a richer resource for you and others, and we will explore your suggestions.

    Cheers.

  • July 31, 2010 at 3:48 pm
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    This is a great news that this kind of development is coming to Nigeria. Although I have not seen a Nigerian made mobile application, I think this is a good way to bring aspiring mobile application developers from Nigeria together and assure them that there is future for them.

  • August 3, 2010 at 2:17 pm
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    good news! Mobility Nigeria is slowly coming to the fre as it should. Is there any hope that it would be broadcast on the net? Even if not live.

  • August 3, 2010 at 5:29 pm
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    This event is very interesting, i would love to see more stuff like this happening in nigeria.

  • August 3, 2010 at 6:16 pm
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    Even if not live.

    Please tell me the channel on Youtube and let me add it to my MIRO collection.

  • August 3, 2010 at 6:39 pm
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    archie and bosun99uk,

    I have just confirmed with the event organisers that both live updates and videos will be available on different media channels and partner sites. We will provide links as they are made available to us.

    • August 12, 2010 at 6:55 pm
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      10.00 a.m.

      Also, the event is now one-day only – Tuesday 17th August.

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