NECCI public relations holds conference October 28
NECCI public relations will hold its yearly roundtable on Thursday, October 28, 2021 at Eko Hotel & Suites, Lagos. This year’s event marks the 21st edition of the conference. The time is 10:00am to 1:00pm. It holds in a hybrid format — live and virtual.
Principal Consultant/CEO and the convener, Nkechi Ali-Balogun, said the 2021 edition is themed, Social Media, National Security And Social Change: Bridging The Gaps For Development In Africa. This theme, she explained, “would map the tremendous potential in the Nigerian social media space and explore the potential of converting this into positive social gains.”
Confirmed speakers, she said, include: “The President of African Development Bank, Dr. Akinwunmi Adesina; Dike Chukwumerije, Mojeed Musikilu, Tony Chiejine, Amaechi Ikechukwu, Mary Ikoku, Comfort Coleman, Obi Asika, Lampe Omoyele and others.”
The theme, she noted, “seeks to explore areas such as, government roles in managing social media, best ways of nation building via social media, various applications of social media in employment creation and commerce, social media and national security and others.”
Established in 2009, specifically, to provide a platform where public relations executives converge to discuss burning developmental issues as well as latest trends in the practice. The NECCI PR roundtable is a gathering of top echelon intellectuals from the public relations and communications sector of the Nigerian professional demography.