Tech Events this Week: UK-Nigeria Tech Summit, Startup Funding Webinar, Others – Technext

Hi guys, trust you had a pleasant weekend. To help start the new week on a great note, we have curated a list of interesting events in the African tech scene just for you.

The events come up between February 22 – 27, 2021.

FITC Tech Summit

On Friday, the Financial Institutions Training Centre (FITC) will host a Technology Summit themed: 2021 Hacking Prediction and Prevention: Security Strategies To Enable The Remote Workforce.

Tech Events this Week: UK-Nigeria Tech Summit, Startup Funding Webinar and Others

The event will focus on the hacking prediction & prevention for 2021, the cybersecurity implications of working remotely, and 2021 Data Security trends.

It will also look at the fastest-growing cybersecurity skills to learn, Al and Cybersecurity, the role of artificial intelligence in data breach prevention and Enterprise Risk Management.

The event will host John Anyanwu, Partner & Head, Cyber Unit – Risk Consulting, KPMG Nigeria; Remi Afon, President, Cyber Security Expert’s Association of Nigeria (CSEAN), amongst others

Date: Friday, February 26, 2021
Time: 11:00 AM

You can register for the Summit here.

Startup Funding Webinar

This week, FinTech Nigeria will be holding the Startup Funding Webinar where innovators get to meet investors.

During the webinar, entrepreneurs and startup founders will have the opportunity to pitch their ideas to potential investors. They will also learn how to execute their ideas and connect with investors

Date: Friday, February 26, 2021
Time: 12:00 PM

You can register for the Webinar here.

Asia Trade Week 2021

On Monday, The Economist’s