Event Schedule

  • Day 1

    October 04, 2018

  • 09:00 - 09:20 - 09:20

  • 09:20 - 09:50 - 09:50
    Other People Addressing:
    • Hon. Mrs. Abike Dabiri, Special Adviser to the President of Nigeria on Diaspora Affairs
    • Ms. Yewande Sadiku, CEO of Nigerian Investment Promotion Commission (TBC)
    • Patrice Anato, Honourable Member of the French Parliament & President of the France-Nigeria Friendship Group.
    • Representative, MEDEF International

  • 09:50 - 10:05 - 10:05
    Journey to diversification: Opportunities for investment

  • 10:05 - 10:45 - 10:45
    Panelists:
    • Etienne Giros, French Council of Investors in Africa
    • Dr. Anino Emuwa, Founder and CEO , Avandis Consulting
    • Mrs. Betsy Obaseki, Managing Director, Bank of Industry (BOI) Trade and Investment Company
    • Olivier Noel, General Manager, FBN Bank UK, (Paris Office)

    Q&A - 5 Minutes


  • 10:45 - 11:00 - 11:00
    Understanding taxation in Nigeria: Information for foreign companies and investors

  • 11:00 - 12:00 - 12:00
    Panelists:
    • Marcel Hochet, Founder and CEO Greenelec Group
    • Promise Udekwe, CEO, CSN Energy
    • Dr. Sanusi Ohiare, Director, Rural Electrification Agency, Nigeria
    • Dr. Bankole Allibay, CEO, Translantic Development Limited, Nigeria/UK
    • Frederic Cheve, Country Director, VERGNET Nigeria

    Q&A - 5 Minutes


  • 12:00 - 12:40 - 12:40
    Panelists:
    • Serge Noukoué, Founder, Nollywood Week Paris
    • Ijeoma Onah, Founder Nigerian International Film Summit (NIFS)
    • Francis Nebot, Founder and CEO, IFIND
    • Betty Sulty-Johnson, VP, Content Distribution Trace

    Q&A - 5 Minutes


  • 14:00 - 15:00 - 15:00
    Presentation (10 Minutes):
    • Mr. Babatunde Irukera, Director General, Consumer Protection Council, Nigeria
    Panelists:
    • Mr. Sikiru Rufai, Chief Financial Officer, Honeywell Group- Nigeria
    • Jean-Pierre Lucas, President & Chairman, Marlinvest
    • Heather Akanni,TA to the Minister, Federal Ministry of Agriculture, Nigeria
    • François Burgaud, President, ADEPTA and Co-President, MEDEF Agro-Task Force
    • Mr. Olabode Abikoye, Director, Bank of Agriculture, Nigeria

    Q&A - 5 Minutes


  • 15:00 - 15:40 - 15:40
    Panelists:
    • Hakeem Ogunniran (Founder/CEO, Eximia Realty Co. Ltd & Home4Me Nig. Ltd. Nigeria)
    • Chief. Mrs. Taiwo Taiwo, CEO, LEXAM Investments
    • Representative of LarfargeHOLCIM (TBC)
    • Mohammed Aliyu (Kano Economic City by Brains and Hammers)

    Q&A - 5 Minutes


  • 15:40 - 16:30 - 16:30
    Panelists:
    • Wale Gbadamosi Oyekanmi, Founder and CEO, Dare.Win
    • Femi Longe, Co-Founder, Co-Creation Hub
    • Clement Aganahi, Founder and CEO, ENSIATE
    • Prof. Abiola - Awosika – Fapetu, Founder, OASIS-Nigeria
    • Temitope Ogunsemo, Founder and CEO, Krystal Digital (TBC)

    Q&A - 5 Minutes


  • 16:30 - 16:40 - 16:40

  • 16:40 - 16:55 - 16:55
    • Video Presentation
    • Brief Presentation on activities and initiatives related to boosting business collaborations between both Countries
    • Launch of FON initiatives

  • 16:55 - 17:10 - 17:10

  • Day 2

    October 05, 2018

  • 14:00 - 15:30 - 15:30

  • 15:30 - 17:00 - 17:00