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Future Incubation Program

The future belongs to those who prepare for it

The Future Incubator is an initiative of Nigeria Energy, a West Africa's leading energy event which stands as their premier endeavor aimed at nurturing and empowering exceptional students and young Africans in the realm of innovation especially in the energy industry.  Our mission is to create a dynamic ecosystem where young entrepreneurs are equipped with the skills, network, and support to build successful ventures that positively impact society. We are shaping Africa's future as we embark on this transformative journey towards a future sculpted by innovation, driven by ambition, and enriched by the collective brilliance of Africa's brightest minds.

Judges for the Pitching Competition

Barr. Ifedy Eze
Managing Director, Founder Institute Lagos

Experienced lawyer and business strategist skilled in negotiation, business planning, and entrepreneurship.

Oge Nnaife
Executive Director, Innovation Support Network Hubs

Over a decade of experience in innovation and entrepreneurship ecosystem and a noteworthy six-year track record in management.

Dr. Obianuju Abdulkadir
Founder, Managing Director,Time-Tell Nig Ltd and Afrikoncept

Dr. Obianuju Abdulkadir is a deputy chairwoman of International Trade Council. Holds a DBA, MBA, and M.Sc. Extensive experience in trade, branding, and Afrocentric clothing design.

Program Facilitators

Dr. Richmond Okafor
Entrepreneur and Adjunct Faculty
Lagos Business School

Iyin Aboyeji
Future Africa

Gregory Asiegbu
Lagos Business School

Chidalu Onyenso

Ife Oyedele

Aderinola Oloruntoye
Senior Industry Value Advisor
SAP Africa

Dr. Raymond Onuoha
Technology Policy Fellow,
Lagos Business School

Barr. Ngozi Aderibigbe
Partner, Head of the Intellectual Property practice, & Sector Head for Technology
Media & Entertainment Sector, Jackson, Etti & Edu

Mrs. Adenike Apeji
Senior Managing Director

Godwin Osuji-Bells
Chief Operating Officer
Hydraulic Solutions Energy Ltd

Session  Facilitators
Understanding Entrepreneurship & Value Proposition Canva Gregory Asiegbu, Manager, Lagos Business School
Design thinking for Innovation; Path to discovery opportunity for entrepreneurship Aderinola Oloruntoye, Senior Industry Value Advisor, SAP Africa
Business Model Canva & Ace Matrix Dr. Richmond Okafor, Entrepreneur and Adjunct Faculty, Lagos Business School
Driving Innovation and Change Dr. Raymond Onuoha, Technology Policy Fellow, Lagos Business School
Feasibility study and Business plan writing Chidalu Onyenso, CEO, Earthbond
Business valuation, Due diligence, and Negotiation Ife Oyedele, Co-Founder, Kobo360
Business Structure & Regulatory compliance Barr. Ngozi Aderibigbe, Partner, Head of the Intellectual Property practice, & Sector, Head for Technology, Media & Entertainment Sector, Jackson, Etti & Edu
Pitch preparation, presentation & meeting investors Iyin Aboyeji, Founder, Future Africa
Experience sharing session: Purposeful Entrepreneurship; The making of an entrepreneur Mrs. Adenike Apeji, Senior Managing Director, RENEE GOLDEN MULTI – VENTURES
Pitching Competition
  • Dr. Obianuju Abdulkadir, Founder & Managing Director,Time-Tell Nig Ltd and Afrikoncept
  • Oge Nnaife, Executive Director, Innovation Support Network Hubs
  • Barr. Ifedy Eze, Managing Director, Founder Institute Lagos

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