Kwarabuild Tech Conference 2019: A huge success.

Kwarabuild is the team of tech enthusiasts and professionals building the largest Tech ecosystem in the North Central part of Nigeria.

Having gathered the largest crowd in their first ever tech Conference with little resources and a huge last minute challenge, the expectation of all and sundry has been raised as to what the second edition of the Kwarabuild Tech Conference will like, that’s if there’ll be any.

However, the second edition of the Kwarabuild Tech Conference was a huge success as a lot of improvement was made and the logistics and planning made alot of improvement.

Once again over 1300 people register to show interest in the event from across the country as 16 speakers were lined up to speak at the event which was tagged the future of a smart city.

In the end, over 500 people attended the events with over 50 volunteers and organizers on ground to make the event seamless and remarkable.

The welcome address by the team lead Kamaldeen Yusuf and the ice break by the codeghost Ibrahim Zulkifli got the audience started after the electric MC had raised their curiosity for the event.

The first speaker Deji Komolafe @dejify who represented out gold sponsor at the event spoke in-depth on the opportunities for the youth in the virtualize Africa program which is a VMWare initiative to raise intelligent Africa to fill vacant positions in the ongoing 4th revolution which is mainly IT based.

Dr Mrs Yemisi Adeyeye who’s the MD and founder of Lifefount Hospital spoke about Technology and health and emphasized that while technology is an enabler, it has it’s side effects and prescribe methods of lowering the dangerous side effects of technology.

The Kwarabuild women in tech meetup came up to enlighten the ladies that there are several opportunities for ladies in the tech world and they shouldn’t assume that Tech is meant for the guys only and introduced their various programs to them.

The first panel session was anchored by Abiodun Okunade @fiiwasewa and featured panelists from across the nation. The focus of the panel session was how to use technology to solve local problems while the panelists did justice to the subject matter the highlight of the session was the unveiling of the Octobot159 which was an education robot designed and developed by one of the panelists to solve the many challenges facing out education sector.

The event also featured sessions sponsored by the revolutionary smart city ride company Opay and some questions and answer session.

The second panel session featured the MD of Amugold group of companies and the founder of Tamirah as they discussed the future of work and they made it clear that in as much as robots are coming and may take some kind, there are still jobs that only humans can handle and that skills set will play a large role in employment in the nearest future.

The conference ended with the founder of Throne of Gamers coming to do an exhibition and small talk about AR/VR and how it can affect our future.

The attendees were treated to a nice your of what the future will look like and how they can align to the waves and currents of opportunity that will be coming in the nearest future, therefore get them prepped for the future

There were other side attraction like yye red carpet, food vendors and giveaway by the Opay representatives present at the event.

The event ended but the organizers weren’t done yet so they met at the prestigious Noktel Hotel and Resorts to have a nice evening after party to cool off and as well celebrated Zulkifli who’s birthday was on the day of the event.

It was a time to relax, rejoice, review and reshoot in order to win always!

Don’t worry, if you missed this year’s conference, another one is just on its way but the issue is that, it may be the one that’ll hold in Silicon valley so get your passports and Visa ready cause we’re going international.

To get the pictures of the event visit but.ly/kb19photos.

Kwarabuild is the team of tech enthusiasts and professionals building the largest Tech ecosystem in the North Central part of Nigeria.

Having gathered the largest crowd in their first ever tech Conference with little resources and a huge last minute challenge, the expectation of all and sundry has been raised as to what the second edition of the Kwarabuild Tech Conference will look like, that’s if there’ll be any.

However, the second edition of the Kwarabuild Tech Conference was a huge success as a lot of improvement was made and the logistics and planning made alot of advancements.

Once again over 1300 people registered to show interest in the event from across the country as 16 speakers were lined up to speak at the event which was tagged The Future of a Smart City.

In the end, over 500 people attended the events with over 50 volunteers and organizers on ground to make the event seamless and remarkable.

The welcome address by the team lead Kamaldeen Yusuf and the ice break by the codeghost Ibrahim Zulkifli got the audience started after the electric MC had raised their curiosity for the event.

The first speaker Deji Komolafe @dejify who represented our Gold sponsor at the event spoke in-depth on the opportunities for the youth in the virtualize Africa program which is a VMWare initiative to raise intelligent Africans to fill vacant positions in the ongoing 4th revolution which is mainly IT based.

Dr Mrs Yemisi Adeyeye who’s the MD and founder of Lifefount Hospital spoke about Technology and health and emphasized that while technology is an enabler, it has it’s side effects and prescribe methods of lowering the dangerous side effects of technology.

The Kwarabuild women in tech meetup came up to enlighten the ladies that there are several opportunities for ladies in the tech world and they shouldn’t assume that Tech is meant for the guys only and introduced their various programs to them.

The first panel session was anchored by Abiodun Okunade @fiiwasewa and featured panelists from across the nation. The focus of the panel session was how to use technology to solve local problems whilst the panelists did justice to the subject matter the highlight of the session was the unveiling of the Octobot159 which was an education robot designed and developed by one of the panelists to solve the many challenges facing our education sector.

The event also featured sessions sponsored by the revolutionary smart city ride company Opay and some questions and answer session.

The second panel session featured the MD of Amugold group of companies and the founder of Tamirah as they discussed the future of work and made it clear that in as much as robots are coming and may take some jobs, there are still jobs that only humans can handle and that skills set will play a pivotal role in employment in the nearest future.

The conference ended with the founder of Throne of Gamers coming to do an exhibition and small talk about AR/VR and how it can affect our future.

The attendees were treated to a nice tour of what the future will look like and how they can align to the waves and currents of opportunity that will be coming in the nearest future, therefore get them prepped up for the future

There were other side attraction like the red carpet, food vendors and giveaway by the Opay representatives present at the event.

The event ended but the organizers weren’t done yet so they met at the prestigious Noktel Hotel and Resorts to have a nice Evening After Party to cool off and as well celebrated Zulkifli who’s birthday was on the day of the event.

It was a time to relax, rejoice, review and reshoot in order to win always!

Don’t worry, if you missed this year’s conference, another one is just on its way but the issue is that, it may be the one that’ll hold in Silicon valley so get your passports and Visa ready cause we’re going international.

To get the pictures of the event visit bit.ly/kb19photos.

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