As part of its annual programme to ensure that its members are in tune with global trends and happenings, the Electronic Media Content Owners Association of Nigeria (EMCOAN), an umbrella body of Chief Executives Officers (CEOs) of Content Owners in Nigeria, especially over 85% of content/programmes on TV, Radio and Online in Nigeria, has announced the dates and venues of 2017 EMCOAN CEO Business Seminar scheduled for Thursday 23rd March, 2017 at ADNA Hotels, 28, Ladipo Bateye Street, GRA, Ikeja, Lagos between 9.00am to 5.00pm.
The focus for the EMCOAN CEOs Business Seminar this year is to look at content and distribution and the legality involved in intellectual property related matters etc.
EMCOAN President, Mrs. Odutayo in her remarks said the goal of the annual CEO Business Seminar is “to ensure that we create opportunity for EMCOAN to further empower its members across the nation to be better prepared for different situations and development as the broadcast/media industry moves to the next phase of DIGITIZATION here in Nigeria and to be in tuned with global trends and happenings”, she submitted.
Attendees at the seminar will have opportunity of maximizing from experience of seasoned facilitators discussing the following topics:
1. Successful Distribution of Local Content on International Scale- Challenges & Opportunities- Ijeoma Onah, Content Aggregator & Consultant
2. Intellectual Property Matters, Brand Protection & Anti-Counterfeiting.
Barr. Obianuju Otudor- Senior Associate, Punuka Attorneys & Solicitors
In the word of the Chairman, Programme Planning Committee, Mr. Paul Igwe, he said ” for this year’s seminar, our aim is to bring EMCOAN members up to date with the right tools, systems and legal structures for creating and delivering quality content. Interestingly, our facilitators are knowledgeable in the area of Content Aggregation and Intellectual property matters as regards content framework ” he assured.
The CEO Business will also be graced by the EMCOAN Board of Trustee (BOT) Chairman, Mr. Wale Adenuga (MFR) amongst other leading Independent Media Owners/ CEOs in Nigeria.