Tech Events this Week: Lagos Economic Summit, Smart Agriculture in Nigeria – Technext

Hi guys, its Monday and the Valentine frenzy is finally over. To start the new week, we have curated a mix of interesting and educative virtual and physical events you can attend across the tech space.

The events come up between February 15 – 20, 2021.

Lagos Economic Virtual Summit 2021

This week, the Lagos Economic Summit Group will host the Ehingbeti Summit themed: For a greater Lagos: Setting the tone for the next decade.

The summit is designed for businesses and individuals all over the world looking to leverage the rich enabling environment and culture of Lagos State.

The online conference will also educate, inspire, drive policies, stir up conversations, encourage innovations, stimulate partnerships, and attract investments.

The event will host dignitaries like Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Governor of Lagos State; Mr. Babatunde Raji Fashola, SAN, Honorable Minister of Works and Housing, amongst others.

Date: Tuesday, February 16 – Thursday, February 18, 2021
Time: 9:30 AM

You can register for the summit here.

Python and Artificial Intelligence Workshop

This week, Data Science Nigeria will be hosting an online Free Python Programming and Artificial Intelligence Workshop for Teachers.

Themed; Train the Teachers, the workshop is geared towards empowering STEM teachers in primary and secondary schools with the knowledge of Python programming and Artificial Intelligence.

Date: Monday, February 15 – Friday, February 19, 2021
Time: 5:30 PM
Duration: 1hr 30 mins

You can register for the Webinar here.

Smart Agriculture in Nigeria

On Wednesday, the Nigeria Computer