ABOUT THE GENERATION NEXT YOUTH EMPOWERMENT SUMMIT (TGNYES)
THEME: Life Hacks!
DATE: Saturday 27th October, 2018
VENUE: Abuja Enterprise Agency (AEA) Training Auditorium.
AEA Enterpreneurial Complex,Plot 74, Sector Center A Cadastral Zone B15, Jahi Abuja FCT. P.O BOX 9734 Garki, Abuja Nigeria. (Katampe Junction beside NEXT CASH AND CARRY Shopping mall)
TIME: 9am – 4pm
THEME: Life Hacks!
GENERATION NEXT YOUTH EMPOWERMENT SUMMIT (TGNYES)
is a youth empowerment summit borne with a vision to identify
that latent power – passion, inborn in our youths spread across
Nigeria and indeed Africa, against adverse circumstances – igniting
them towards crossing barriers, breaking new frontiers and daring to
achieve outstanding feats in their various endeavors, in life and for
our country. The summit is youth centered and youth focused, with a
mission to BUILDING THE NEXT GENERATION OF LEADERS in all their
socio-political and economic life.
Project “The Generation Next Youth Empowerment Summit” is a
conception of ELBATIVENI FOUNDATION, with the mission : “To Advance
Youth Development in Nigeria and the continent of Africa and to lend
voice to progressive gender Advocacies" alongside the PR and Marketing
Communications corporate brand- Elbativeni Impressions and Consult.
The Summit is a project borne out of the need to build capacity for the
youths of Nigeria and continent, of Africa who are living in a contemporary
and challenging time, as integral to engendering their development and upward
advancement, for a better country and continent.
The Maiden edition of the Summit was in Kaduna-Nigeria on September 25, 2010
with a theme “EMPOWERING YOUR UNIQUENESS” and had inspirational speakers from
Nigeria and Abroad including Mr Ini Akpabio, Managing Director of Nanet Group,
owners of Nanet Hotels; Mr Sheriff Balogun, Current President, American Chamber
of Commerce as well as MD Shebag Holding; Mr. Abbas G. Idriss Director General
Federal Capital Territory (F.C.T) Emergency Management Agency (FEMA);
Dr. Sani Dahiru, Director General, Kaduna Business School and Mr. Niyi Adesanya,
CEO Fifth Gear Nigeria.
In 2016, the second edition was convened with the theme “LIMITLESS POSSIBILITIES”,
which held on the 28th of May, 2016 at the Women Development Centre Abuja.
The second edition had in presence notable personalities and speakers including
Dr. David Osei from Ghana who at the time was a Project Director for the USA Young
African Leadership Initiative (YALI); Prince C Agbata- Ghana,Co-Founder of Coliba,
a real time paying online waste management platform; Dr. Sam Amadi,
Former Chairman/CEO of the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission;
Mr. Tope Fasua, CEO Global Analytics Consulting Ltd Nigeria,Ghana,Uk;
Mr. Ugochukwu Umeogu, CEO Joseph Consulting and mentoring Ltd amongst others
2017 event played host with the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC);
Former serving Ambassador of the Embassy of Ecuador in Nigeria, Former Minister of Information
in Nigeria Frank Nweke Jnr. Mr. Daniel Maxwell Jr. from Liberia- A coach,
leadership and marketing strategist. Principal Consultant/Chief Executive Officer
of Infoskills Konsults Plus Ltd, Kaduna, ICT, Training & Management Consultancy firm based in
Kaduna, Nigeria; Mr Oba Boniface Chief Executive Officer of O&S Services
Network Ltd (Alternative Management, Business Advisory and Consultancy Company) and
Mr. Hassan Abdul, CEO Media Range Ltd and many Speakers yet to be revealed on our special
"OPPORTUNITIES PANEL" amongst others.
This year's event feature very articulate and outstanding facilitators
and success Icons of national and international reputes with strong dedicated personal and professional portfolios of achievements.
Notable Icons to watch out for in this years’ event amongst others
Benson Ogbe, an influential leader who serves with excellence and integrity,
is the president and founder of the Motivated singles inc and The Lead mentor
of the Benson Ogbe relationship mentoring Academy (BORM)the conveners of the
special for singles seminars.
He is a gifted leadership expert, speaker, innovator and highly successful
practitioner within relationship and process consulting field. He has blazed
these trails translating truths into leadership and relationship themes that
restores and changes people for the better by connecting people to their given purpose.
He is dedicated to nurturing leaders with integrity and zeal to improve the cause of
humanity, by empowering them to awaken the power within. He is also passionate about
helping young people build a good foundation for their marital life.
Benson is married to patience and they are blessed with 3 adorable children.
They currently have their home in Jos Plateau state, NIGERIA.
Adepeju Jaiyeoba is the Founder Brown Button Foundation, an NGO working to
improve the face of healthcare delivery in rural communities.
Adepeju has experience across maternal and child health, Law, civic leadership,
policy formulation and legislative drafting, as well as youth engagement.
Specifically, her work focuses on doing business in Africa as well as
prioritizing maternal and child health and was in fact honoured by the
then United States President, Barack Obama and hosted at the White House,
Washington for her effort.
A graduate of Law from Obafemi Awolowo University Ile-Ife,
Adepeju is a President Barack Obama White House honouree,
2017 100 Most inspiring Women in Nigeria, 2017 Crans Montana
Young Leader of Tomorrow, 2017 JCI Top Outstanding Young Person
in Nigeria (Medical Innovation Category), 2017, JCI Top Outstanding
Young Person of the World awardee, 2016 Research Fellow, International
Centre for Women, Canada, 2016 PATH Innovation Champion, 2016 D-Prize
Awardee in Global Health, 2015 Cordes Fellow, Fellow, Global Women in
business, Georgia Institute of Technology, Young Innovator, World Innovation
Summit for Health (WISH), 2014 Mandela Washington Fellow awarded by President
Barack Obama of the United States, United States African Development
Foundation (USADF) 2014 Business and Entrepreneurship Awardee,
She Leads Africa’s top 10 female entrepreneur for Diaspora Demo day,
2015 YNaija top 10 most influential Nigerians under 40 (Advocacy), and
an acknowledged Global Change Leader by the Coady International
With background knowledge in Business from the University of Texas
at Austin USA, Adepeju has had experience working with the
United Nations Foundation as well as other top organisations,
helping to build strategy and develop work plans for establishing
businesses or branches across the African continent.
She has spoken at a number of events addressing high level audience
including Presidents of countries and stakeholders.
She is a two-time speaker at the United Nations Foundation Social Good
Summit, has addressed the United States Congress Black Caucus group to
help the current US administration draw priority focus areas in Africa on
healthcare and served on several panels discussing issues across youths,
women, innovation, policy formation and business in Africa.
OPPORTUNITIES AT THE SUMMIT INCLUDE:
- Start Up Business will win FREE Business Support services at the Summit during our on-site raffle.
- 20 LUCKY PARTICIPANTS will be selected during the on-site raffle draw to attend FREE SIX MONTHS ICT training.
- JOB OPPORTUNITY; 10 Participants will be selected and given writing job opportunities.
- FREE 3 MONTHS ACCELERATOR AND OFFICE CONTACT SPACE for 1 participant business.
- WIN “PITCH YOUR BUSINESS” opportunity platform available on our opportunities panel.
- FREE SUMMIT SHIRTS to be won by raffle
- More opportunities will continue to unveil and will each be revealed at the summit; Terms and Conditions apply.
How can I contact the organiser with any questions?
Just call our telephone lines for any further
Is my registration fee or ticket transferrable?
Its okay. You may transfer your Ticket but only the person who attends the
Summit is eligible for our available opportunities.
HERE ARE THE ADMISSION OPTIONS
OPTION 1: To Attend Free, not entitled to available lunch or snacks and Without
A Certificate of Participation. Kindly effect, on check out.
OPTION 2: To Attend Free, entitled to available lunch or snacks and with
a Certificate of Participation at a small fee of N2000. Kindly effect on checkout!
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Elbativeni Impressions And Consult,
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