Organizers

Theophilus Medeiros

He is a thought leader in Recommender Systems, Revenue & Pricing Optimization, Demand Prediction. Artificial Intelligence and Data Visualizations.

Theophilus Medeiros is artificial intelligence and advanced analytics thought leader helping fortune 500 organizations across various industries extracting wisdom from data in making informed strategic business decisions. He is the founder of the Information and Data Analytics Foundation (iDAF). He holds a Bachelor of Engineering in Computer Engineering from Stony Book University, New York, a graduate certificate in leadership and strategic management from Harvard University, a graduate degree in Business Analytics from the NYU Stern School of Business.

He is a motivational speaker and also an effective mentor in technology, leadership, and strategy. He is passionate about helping and working with youth discover their potentials. He is happily married with four children and lives in Texas with his family.

When he is not busy designing models, he enjoys watching movies and having lots of fun with his children.


Celestine Achi

He is a Technopreneur, Digital PR Expert and start-up enthusiast

He is a Technopreneur, Digital PR Expert, start-up enthusiast and a Google Certified Digital Marketer who is very skilled in online reputation management, influence marketing, stakeholder engagement, search remediation and media analytics.

Achi is the founder of Digitalprwire – the Online PR Platform for global news distribution and reputation management and KairoswebTV, the OnlineTV for diverse contents in Africa. He is also the co-founder of the Information and Data Analytics Foundation (iDAF). He is also a solution partner to global reputation and social media management platform – Sendible and a member of the African Evaluation Association and Reviewer of the Scientific Journals of the WSEAS working group.

Celestine Achi has been involved in developing and implementing winning tactical interventions and image enhancement campaigns for brands such as HP, Samsung, ExxonMobil, MainOne, Lafarge Holcim, Smile Communications, Skye Bank Plc, Etisalat (Now 9Mobile), Nigeria Communication Commission, Pepsi, Mantrac, Nigeria Olympic Committee and Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), among others.

Achi has led communication-related training for multinational, public and private-sector and he is lead faculty member with Public Relations Consultants Association of Nigeria (PRCAN) Masterclass series, Zenith Professional Training,. UK; Business Education Examination Council (BEEC) and Peace & Conflict Resolution Resource Centre – (PEACREC).


Prince Ogwuru

Prince Ogwuru is a Business Analyst & IT Solutions Architect. Healthcare Blockchain Technology Enthusiast and Thought Leader.

Prince has helped in bridging people, technology and business processes together in over 15 years of intrapreneurial experience, leading Technology Delivery and Managed Services in Africa and North America Networks, improving operations, enhancing network performance, identifying new technologies and delivering green initiative programs. He is also the co-founder of the Information and Data Analytics Foundation (iDAF).

He has consulted in business and technology professional endeavours in mobile/web product management and development, project management, and translating business strategy and analysis into consumer facing and enterprise digital products.

Prince Ogwuru is currently invested in the most innovative Blockchain projects in Healthcare: MedRec, Mediledger, ConnectingCare and Robomed Network which are already deployed in Clinical Trials for patients centricity, patients data and pharmaceutical history storage/supply chain monitoring. These new possibilities for creation of a comprehensive clinical outcome system connecting patients and providers are now possible.

He is the Managing Partner, Sourcedge Group LLC, and recently founded BitCMed, a platform to leverage healthcare blockchain and smart-contract technologies in a prevailing healthcare ecosystem. Prince has a first degree in B. Eng, Communications Engineering, and MS, Clinical Trials Management and Organisation (in view). He has attended various trainings in Switzerland, Ireland, South Africa, England, Netherlands, Germany, Sweden, and North America. He loves community-based programmes and pioneered a charity, Happen-Africa targeted at empowering impoverished pupils.


Owen Arasomwan

He is a principal consultant with Manifold Business and Project Solutions

Owen is a principal consultant with Manifold Business and Project Solutions, a multidisciplinary business and project consulting firm. He is a council member of the Information and Data Analytics Foundation (iDAF). He has about two decades of experience in management consulting, energy management and recently education. He trained with Deloitte both as an auditor and consultant. Owen worked for a number of oil and gas multinationals including Addax Petroleum (a member of the Sinopec Group) and Norwegian oil giant – Statoil. He has consulted for a number of independent oil and gas companies in Nigeria, new brand entrants into the Nigerian market etc.

Owen is a Chartered Accountant and Chartered Public Finance Accountant, the UK with many years of professional experience. He has a First and Master degrees in Finance from the University of Lagos. He has a great interest in education. He has pioneered a number of educational outfits such as an online executive business training school known as Executive Manifold Business School (embsedu), a technical academy for high school students etc. He is also the founder of an indigenous e-poll outfit known as Wetin Nigerians Want (WNW). He is a board member of the Ota Economic Summit Group and Hekire Foods Limited. He has attended various trainings in and outside Nigeria. He is also a well sought after public speaker and trainer in oil and gas management, entrepreneurship, risk management, and leadership.


Peter Oluka

He is a practicing ICT Journalist; Tecnopreneur Public Speaker, and Speech Writer, amongst other Public Relations interests.

Currently, the Founder/Editor-in-Chief, TechEconomy.ng.
Prior to that, he was the ICT Correspondent, nigeriacommunicationsweek.com.ng, Peter’s quest for journalism is exceptional.

Peter is also a contributor to Technology beat of the Guardian.ng and the Co-Partner at Digitalprwire.com.

Peter started his mainstream (print) journalism in 2010 with the Nigerian NewsDirect Newspaper based in Ogun State. He is a council member of the Information and Data Analytics Foundation (iDAF). His penchant interest and stunts registered NewsDirect’s presence in the league of Property & Environment and Labour pious media outfits.

In 2011, he joined Nigeria CommunicationsWeek, as a Senior Report; a medium with fad in ICT reportage. Peter’s articles have attracted interests from both international and indigenous ICT/Technology giants.

Peter was a Nigeria Youth Merit Award (NYMA) nominee 2013, which was viewed by many in the industry as a leap in the right direction and a notch to punch and gun for more glories in the industry he represents.

He is an Associate Member of the Institute of Information Management (IIM-Africa) and was awarded the Records and Information Management Best ICT Reporter of the Year by the Institute of Information Management-Africa (IIM-Africa) in year 2014.

As a rising gem in the Nigerian Online journalism space, peter is currently .ng domain name Brand Ambassador (2015 till date).