Techpoint Inspired is an annual conference that focuses on the impact of technology on businesses, social, political interactions and personal development. The third edition of this conference held in Lekki, Lagos, Nigeria, on the 1st of June, 2019.
During the event, several topics and workshops covering global issues which includes; Future of Work, Artificial Intelligence (AI), Crypto currency, Block chain, Machine Learning and more new technologies were discussed.
The conference featured speakers from all parts of the world including Dr. Wiebe Boer, CEO All on Energy, Funke Opeke, CEO, Mainone, Prof Maziar Nekovee, Professor, Engineering & Design, Sussex University UK, Adebayo Alonge CoFounder/CEO RxAll Inc. USA, and Mrs. Annie Essienette, Executive Director of Marketing and strategy, Michael and Cecilia Foundation to mention a few.
Speaking on “The Future of Work” in this 21st Century, Executive Director (Marketing & Strategy) Mrs. Essienette drew participants’ attention to the rapid change in work pace due to the technological acceleration of the last decades, she emphasized on the need to bring flexibility to organization structures and human mindset as the future of work shows that human skill set would be linked to assistance roles as technologies improve.
Also the Michael and Cecilia Ibru University was very well represented at the event by staff from various departments in the university.