The Followership Symposium and Exhibition 2017 will hold in Akure on June 30, 2017 with a view of helping young citizens develop strategies to overcome the recession era.
The event which is taking place at the University Auditorium, Federal University of Technology Akure has an array of guests and panelists which includes: Ade Adeogun (Managing Director, Magnum and Hunter Limited); Seun Onigbinde (Team Lead, BudgIT); Ada Osakwe (CEO, Nuli Juice).
Others are: Ademola Olarewaju (Principal Partner, TFZ Concept); Bankole Emmanuel (CEO, AgroMerchant Market Place); Chioma Ukonu (COO, Recycle Point Lagos); Akintoye Oluwarotimi (Convener, What Is Democracy); Daniel Akinlami (Convener, The Change Advocates); Mark Afolabi (COO, Whitespaces); Johnpaul Akinduro (Principal Partner, OndoTV); Oluwatosin Ajibade (www.olorisupergal.com).
With an expected audience of over 2000, the event themed "Incubation from recession to recovery", features; Critical panel discussion sessions, syndicate and career networking session, Exhibition and Internship Opportunities, Mentorship Opportunities, Startups access to Business finance and lots more.
The organisers of the event, The Followership Series (TFS) NG, through its Head, Media and Public Relations, Mobolaji Olatunbosun noted that the summit conceptualizes on the need for an updated reorientation of participants, leadership wise.
"We hope to facilitate a deep insight into the phenomenon of leadership from a very rare point of view, the Followership point of view, as we are of the informed perspective that an excellent follower will most certainly turn out to be a more excellent leader.
"Our focus fields for this edition is tagged GATE: Governance, Agriculture, Technology and Entrepreneurship."