Hi guys, trust you had a great weekend. This week, most events across the world will still hold virtually with the COVID-19 still spreading.

We have curated a list of some of the major virtual events you could attend. These events come up between June 8 – 13, 2020.

Africa Cyber Security Culture Conference 2020

Industry experts from across Africa will convene to discuss key trends and topics relevant to cybersecurity on the continent at the Africa Cyber Security Culture Conference 2020. 

Indigenous cybersecurity experts from top organisations will be presenting their security strategies, techniques and KPIs that can help develop diverse and relevant cybersecurity culture in the continent.

The online event will host an impressive list of speakers including Charl Van Der Walk, Head of Security Research at Orange Cyberdefence; Perry Carpenter, Chief Evangelist and Strategy Officer at KnowBe4; and Kai Roer, Managing Director at CLTrRE.

Date: Thursday, 11 June 2020

Time: 9 AM.

You can reserve a seat for the conference here.

Effect of COVID-19 on Manufacturing Webinar

On Tuesday, the innovation centre at The Aga Khan University will be hosting a webinar to discuss the effect COVID-19 has had on the manufacturing sector and how the sector is coping.

The discussion will be hosted by Ms Wakiaga, the CEO of Kenya Association of Manufacturers. She will unravel what has been happening in the manufacturing sector during this COVID-19 era.

Date: Tuesday, 9 June 2020

Time: 2 PM.

You can join the discussion here.

Pre & Post COVID-19 Fintech and SMEs Development

This event was organised to enlighten finance, tech and other related practitioners on the influence of Fintech and SMEs as a catalyst for Nigeria’s development pre and post COVID-19. The program which will be hosted by the Ogun State branch of the Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria, is part of the organisation’s Community program.

The discussion will host industry expert like Dr Segun Aina, past president of CIBN and Chairman, Board of Directors ODUA group of companies; Prof Segun Ajibola, Dean of PG School Caleb University among others.

Date: Saturday, 13 June 2020

Time: 12 PM.

You can join the webinar here.

SME Growth Webinar

Business experts will be having a conversation on how corporate governance affects SME growth at the Enterprise Development Centre Webinar. During the event, the panel will be sharing perspectives on the opportunities and benefits of corporate governance for small businesses.

The discussion will be moderated by Hilda Nkor, CEO, Society for Corporate Governance Nigeria (SCGN). Speakers include Tomi Davies, President African Business Angel Network; Latifat Balogun, Founder Hatlab Ice-cream Delight Ltd, among others

Date: Tuesday, 9 June 2020

Time: 11 AM.

You can follow the discussion here.

Cyber Security and Remote Work Webinar

This event will be discussing Cyber Security and the threats that remote work poses and what can be done to mitigate them. The discussion will be hosted by The Australian Alumni Association of Nigeria in partnership with Cisco, Transform Africa and The Learning Space.

The panellist in the discussion will be Sultan Sanusi, Cisco Sales Specialist; Sam Migui Keiru, Cyber Security Specialist at Cisco among others

Date: Saturday, 13 June 2020

Time: 12 PM.

You can register for the event here.

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