WHAT IS THE TOURISM SUMMIT?
The Tourism Summit is a 7-day online conference where over 40 experts in the tourism industry and fields relating to the industry will share their insights into the tourism trends and developments in Nigeria.
The Tourism Summit is themed "The Business of Tourism in Nigeria". And the aim of the summit are as follows:
(i) To let people know the enormous and various potentials of the Tourism industry in Nigeria
(ii) To let people know the different types of Tourism Businesses they can start in Nigeria
(iii) To encourage both local and international investors to invest in the Nigeria Tourism industry
According to the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC), global tourism generated $7.6 trillion for the global GDP in 2014, making it one of the world’s fastest growing and largest sectors.
In most nations, Tourism plays an important role in national development and generating of foreign revenue.
It is a major source of employment, national income (Gross Domestic Product), income to the tourism promoters and the tourism destinations and a catalyst for socio-economic development of communities. All sectors of the economy play an important role in developing the Tourism industry. Tourism also helps to promote culture and norms and provides the opportunity for countries to make a better image around the world.
The Tourism Summit is bringing you experts who will share with you what you need to know about promoting, investing and starting a business in the Nigerian Tourism space. To learn more about the benefits this industry has to offer in Nigeria, get the lifetime access to the summit by clicking the button below.
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NO TRAVEL! NO VENUE! IT'S ONLINE!
All interviews would be uploaded online and not in a conference room!
You can watch them straight from your laptop, smart phone or tablets in the comfort of your own home, office or anywhere you have an internet connection.
You don't have to travel anywhere. See schedule below.
The 40+ speakers featured on the Tourism Summit are influencers and leaders in their various fields.
Their knowledge will help you know how to start your Tourism business, promote and invest in the Nigerian Tourism industry.
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Tourism Summit Agenda
DAY 1 : TOURISM & CULTURE
FISAYO BAKARE: How Cultural Representation Helps To Promote Tourism in Nigeria
ZOZA ICHA: The Afrocentric Movement
MONI BARUWA: The Nigerian Traveller As a Value Creator in the Tourism Industry
AYOMIDE RUNSEWE: The Green Passport Movement
CAROL CAIN: Encouraging Diversity in the Media to Promote Tourism in Nigeria
ROSEMARY OKOLI: How Globetrotting Nigerians Can Promote Nigerian Tourism
DAY 2: TOURISM & ENVIRONMENT
MAYOWA ADEBAYO: Adventure Tourism in Nigeria
UGOCHI OLUIGBO: Eco-Tourism Development in Nigeria
AMARACHI EKEKWE: Preserving Game Reserves and National Parks in Nigeria
SIKEMI IFEDERU: Sustainable Tourism in Nigeria
OLAOLUWA BAMIGBOYE: The Potentials of Agro-Tourism for Tourism Development in Nigeria
DAY 3: TOURISM & CAREER
OMOLOLA ITAYEMI: The Role of Travel Writers in Promoting Nigerian Tourism
ETI-INYENE AKPAN: Travel Photography: Documentary Photography and Tourism in Nigeria
PELU AWOFESO: The Role of Travel Journalism in Promoting Nigeria
AMAKA AMATOKUN-NDEKWU: Empowering Women in the Nigerian Tourism Industry
PATRICIA KENNETH-DIVINE: The Role of Protocol in Promoting Nigerian Tourism
CHINYERE UCHE-IBEABUCHI: Tourism Courses for Tourism Businesses and Careers in Nigeria
DAY 4: TOURISM & TECHNOLOGY
DAVID ATABO: The Role of Technology in Promoting Nigerian Tourism
FEMI LAWSON: Virtual Tourism - Promoting Tourism in Nigeria with Virtual Reality
FISAYO OLAYINKA-BELLO: Travel Vlogging - Promoting Nigerian Tourism with Videos
CHIAMAKA NTIA: The Power of Social Media in Promoting Nigerian Tourism
BAILEY RICHERT: How To Promote Your Tourism Business Using Virtual Summit
GBEMISOLA FASSASI: How To Market Your Tourism Business Online
MICHAEL BALOGUN: Promoting Nigerian Tourism With Travel Apps
DAY 5: TOURISM & ENTREPRENEURSHIP
AMANDA WILLIAMS: Travel Blogging to Promote Nigerian Tourism
STEPHANIE OBI: How To Start Building Your Tourism Online Course
FOLAKEMI ODESOLA: Clarifying Your Vision For Your Tourism Business
LOLO NGOZI NGOKA: Benefits of Joining a Tourism Association in Nigeria
BARINAADA JOY BEMA: Legal and Tourism Practices in Nigeria
CHIMA EZEOKOYE: Tour Planning and Transportation for Tourism Business
DAY 6: TOURISM & PROMOTION
NNEKA ISAAC-MOSES: The Importance of Promoting Nigerian Tourism
CHUCK NWACHUKWU: Postcards: A Destination Marketing Tool For Promoting Tourism in Nigeria
VICTOR EKPO BASSEY: Branding the Nigeria Tourism Industry
SAM ADELEKE: Politics Role in Promoting Nigerian Tourism
KEHINDE & TAIWO OGUNTOYE: Promoting Nigerian Tourism Through Ambassadorship
VICTOR ONOFOMI: The Importance of Applying Statistics to Promote Nigerian Tourism
DAY 7: TOURISM & DEVELOPMENT
LOLA DAIYAN: Unraveling The Beauties of Nigeria
FUNMI OYATOGUN: Budget Travel in Nigeria and Africa
KEMI ONABANJO: A Tourist's Advise on Tourism Development in Nigeria
MOJI AINA: Promoting Chocolate Tourism in Nigeria
CYNTHIA TULE-OKOCHU: Adire (Tie-Dye) Tourism in Nigeria
OMOWUMI ETIKO: Luxury Travel in Nigeria
BUKIE FOLARIN: Visa Application Process for Nigerian Citizens
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Nnno! Ekabo! Sannu! Welcome!
My name is Nnennaya Fakoya-Smith also known as Ajala Nene. I am a Tourism Enthusiast.
As a student of Sociology (Bachelor’s Degree from Covenant University, Ogun State, Nigeria) and Community Relations (Post Graduate Degree from Pan Atlantic University, Lagos State, Nigeria), combining my tourism passion with these two degrees has helped set the path for my company, Nene-Uwa Hub Ltd.
Nene-Uwa Hub Ltd is an indigenous Tourism Brokerage Firm that creates 'Life Changing Travel Experiences' through promoting tourism events and packages. We also encourage practicing Sustainable Tourism as a tool to maximize impact on the environment, society, economy and the local communities. Our goal is to make an impact, no matter how small, in the lives of people and communities of tourist destinations in Nigeria, Africa and the World.
My hobbies include Postcards (Deltiologists), Stamps (Philatelist) and Coin/Banknote (Numismatist) Collections. I am also an Afrocentric Enthusiast.