||Nigeria Com is launching this September thanks to popular demand from the telecommunications industry in the region; consequently, West & Central Africa Com (held in Abuja, Nigeria in 2008 & 2009) has moved to Dakar in Senegal, and a new, dedicated Nigeria Com event is landing in Lagos – the business capital of Nigeria. Nigeria Com is the annual event dedicated to the communications market of Nigeria, the largest in Africa, and is the meeting place for operators (fixed, mobile, wireless), ISPs, regulators, investors and vendors from the region to debate the future of telecommunications in this market and to meet their peers.
Over 700 participants are expected in Lagos for Nigeria Com, representing the whole telecommunications sector. The event comprises a high-level conference with 8 C-level representatives from Nigerian operators, including: MTN Nigeria, Zain Nigeria, Etisalat Nigeria, Globacom Nigeria, Starcomms Nigeria, Pinet Informatics, ZOOM Telecom Nigeria, ipNX Nigeria, GiCell Wireless and others. Over two days, they will discuss operators’ strategies and new technologies for broadband, value-added services, local content, and subscriber acquisition.