By: Kayode Oladele
The 2017 episode of The Event Industry Conference, TEIC, may have come and gone, but it will remain one event of the year that will be remembered by attendees for a long time.
The conference which was the brain child of the Association of Professional Party Organisers and Event Managers of Nigeria, APPOEMN, took place on September 14 to 17, 2017, in Lagos, Nigeria. With the theme “Proudly Nigerian”, the 3-day glamourous event, hosted a collection of quality resource persons, key professionals and service providers in the event industry and climaxed with a dinner and awards nights on Sunday, September 17, 2017 at the D Venue events centre on Victoria Island, Lagos.
This year’s edition,being the maiden of what is designed to be an annual event of APPOEMN, formed in 2011, featured activities including: Events master class, High life night, Seminar and Exhibition, before the night of luxury, glitz and glamour, where 42 awards were presented to vendors and deserving members.
In her address at the dinner, the President of APPOEMN, Gbemisola Ope in company of her excos, tasked members to position themselves for the opportunities that abound in the sector and also craved their support ,going forward. “Several opportunities will be available throughout the year, to meet for certification/education, as well as networking with individuals within our industry. Networking is a huge part of our industry and APPOEMN has its wealth of knowledge,” she said.
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