According to the organiser, the convention will characteristic a melding of the AI and Blockchain communities in Nigeria and internationally.
Business leaders, government and regulatory companies, information practitioners will collect on the second version of Abuja Blockchain & AI Round-Table Conference scheduled to carry between October 19 and 20, 2018 on the Sheraton lodges, the nation's capital.
The hybrid convention will characteristic a melding of the AI and Blockchain communities in Nigeria and internationally, exploring the chances on the intersection of those two applied sciences, with talks and panels encompassing a few of the world’s prime consultants within the subject.
Chuta Chimezie, the organiser and regional director of Paxful Africa Inc., stated, “the goal of the Abuja Blockchain & AI Round-Table is to offer a standard framework for occupied with what the convergence of Blockchain and AI means to Nigeria's financial prosperity agenda.
“We purpose to bridge the data hole by offering government functionaries, decision-makers, professionals and practitioners with the sources they should make key business-shaping selections in a quickly altering world.”
The occasion keynote handle can be delivered by Prof. Ndubuisi Ekekwe, Tech Innovator and Co-Founder of Atlantic Americas.
Special Guests, Keynotes, and Conference Speakers embrace:
Prof Kingsley Moghalu, 2019 YPP Presidential Aspirant, Former Deputy Governor CBN.
Chike Ukaegbu, 2019 AAP, Presidential Aspirant, Lead Executive, StartUp52
Mary Uduk, Director General of SEC Nigeria
Dr Aliyu Abdulhameed MD/ CEO (NIRSAL)
Mr Adebisi Shonubi Managing Director, NIBSS
Dr David Isiavwe – ISSAN President
Dr Amina Sambo Magaji – National Coordinator, OIIE, NITDA
Musa Itopa Jimoh – Deputy Director, Payment Systems, CBN
Mohammed Ibrahim Jega – Board Member FG Technology and Creativity Advisory Group, Founder Startup Arewa
Robert John – first sub-Saharan Africa licensed Google Developer Expert in Machine Learning.
Why Blockchain and AI convention?
According to the organiser, Blockchain Nigeria User Group, Blockchain and AI are the 2 excessive sides of contemporary expertise spectrum: one fostering centralized intelligence on shut information platforms, the opposite selling decentralized purposes in an open-data setting.
The convention will leverage on how these revolutionary applied sciences can foster decentralisation and democratise the worth among the many individuals.
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