Nollywood queen, Omotola Jalade Ekeinde, Nigerian famous musician, 2Face Idibia would be leading other speakers at the 2014 edition of the Nigerian Entertainment Conference, NEC.
The Nigeria's entertainment industry summit which has entered year two has been scheduled to hold on Wednesday, April 23, 2014.According to the Conference Chairman, Ayeni Adekunle, the event will once again take place in the Grand Ball Room of Eko Hotel and Suites in Lagos, Nigeria.
'We're back at Eko for the whole day on Wednesday April 23, with even bigger speakers, remarkable panellists and participants from across the country,' Ayeni said.
Other confirmed speakers and panellists include, Co-Founder of Jobberman, Ope Awoyemi, Revered Showbiz consultant, Edi Lawani, and Founder/CEO of Africa Movie Academy Awards, AMAA, Peace Anyam-Osigwe.
Others are, Basketmouth, Digital Marketing expert and GM of Bytesize, Bukola Akingbade, Chairman of NET editorial board and COO Q Networks, Chris Ihidero, award-winning journalist, Olumide Iyanda, broadcaster and entertainment executive, Olisa Adibua and actress-producer, Uche Jombo.
Regarding the theme for this year's edition, Ayeni said: "The theme for this year is "Creating Pathways to the Future", with sessions on Nollywood, Social Responsibility, information technology, Music, Media and Business. Just like last year, our speakers and panellists this year are the best in their fields, with an incredible passion for the development of the industry."
Topics for this year include: 'Slaying The Collective Rights Monster' (MUSIC); 'Whose Content is it Anyway? (Media); 'Using IT for Intervention' (IT); 'The Desired Future' (Nollywood); 'Why We should Care' (Social Responsibility) and 'Solving The Distribution Problem Once and for all' (Business).
It was also gathered that popular comedian Tee A will return as conference moderator.