The Nigerian blockchain & AI Roundtable has announced Ndubuisi Ekekwe as the keynote speaker, Business a.m. reports. Prof Kingsley Moghalu and Chike Ukaegbu, both presidential aspirants will also speak. Besides, Heads of Security and Exchange Commission, and Nigeria Interbank Settlement System, respectively Mary Uduk and Dr Aliyu Abdulhameed, will participate.
The first Nigerian blockchain & AI Roundtable, which will hold in Abuja on the 19- 20 October 2018, would have Ndubuisi Ekekwe, the Zenvus AI for agriculture inventor and chairman of Fasmicro Group as keynote speaker.
The roundtable would have in attendance top government decision makers, industry regulators, entrepreneurs, enthusiasts, developers, chief technical officers, students, and investors to discuss how the convergence of blockchain and Artificial Intelligence would contribute to the prosperity of the Nigerian economy.
“I have accepted to keynote Abuja Blockchain & AI Roundtable in Abuja, Nigeria,” Ekekwe told business a.m.
He said the goal for the Abuja blockchain & AI roundtable will go beyond the current hypes about crypto and provide a common framework for thinking about what the convergence of blockchain and AI means to Nigeria’s economic prosperity agenda.
Pulse reports on the nature of the event
Business leaders, government and regulatory agencies, data practitioners will gather at the second edition of Abuja Blockchain & AI Round-Table Conference scheduled to hold between October 19 and 20, 2018 at the Sheraton hotels, the nation’s capital.
The hybrid conference will feature a melding of the AI and Blockchain communities in Nigeria and across the world, exploring the possibilities at the intersection of these two technologies, with talks and panels encompassing some of the world’s top experts in the field