With about 1400 participants, TAAC 2017 became the biggest entrepreneurship event in Oyo State and one of the largest of such in Nigeria. We hosted Oluseun Onigbinde (CEO, BudgIT), Samson Abioye (Co-founder, Pass.ng), Victoria Ibiwoye (Youth Representative at the United Nations) and the host, Olumide Adeleye. All speakers shared their startup stories and spoke on the theme which was “Build That Business.” The venue was Trenchard Hall, University of Ibadan.
We also hosted Dr Adeyinka Onabolu (Senior Advisor to the Hon. Minister for Agriculture on Food Security), Ms. Mosunmola Umoru (Senior Technical Advisor to the Honorable Minister for Agriculture), Mr Pacqueens Irabor (State Officer, Bank of Industry) and Prof. Olanrewaju Olaniyan (Director, Centre for Sustainable Development, University of Ibadan) at the second session which was a spotlight on Agricultural policies and entrepreneurial opportunities.