The Association of Advertising Agencies of Nigeria (AAAN) will hold its 48th Annual General Meeting/Congress on Friday 23rd and Saturday 24th July 2021 at the Golden Tulip Hotel, Ibadan, Oyo State, with the theme “Boom, Gloom and Doom! Where Do We Sit?”
According to the President of the Association, Steve Babaeko the Association’s AGM is a platform to actively engage in intellectual and critical discourse on the challenges facing the business and practice of Advertising in Nigeria and advocate unconventional solutions in rebuilding and rebranding the industry.
The Chairman of the Events Planning Committee, Doyin Adewumi said that the Association has decided to invite leading experts in their fields to lead the discourse on the theme. He added that the impact of the discourse will be beneficial to delegates and members of AAAN.
To underscore the importance of the AGM, the Association has invited Mr. Abubakar Suleiman (MD, Sterling Bank Plc), Mitchell Elegbe (MD/CEO, Interswitch) and Mr. Iyinoluwa Aboyeji (Founder, Future Africa) as speakers.
While panelists include,
Mrs. Cherry Eromosele, Group Chief Marketing & Corporate Communications Officer, Interswitch,
Mrs. Bukola Akingbade, CEO, Image and Time,
Mr. Lanre Adisa, CEO, Noah’s Ark,
Mr. Tunde Dosekun, Managing Director, DDB Lagos,
Miss Nnenna Onyewuchi, Co-Founder/Director of Strategy, Yellow Brick Road,
Mr. Dipo Adesida, Chief Operating Officer of Verdant Zeal Group.
He added that in recognition of meritorious service, some senior members will be celebrated and bestowed with special recognition awards. Also, young practitioners who have shown exceptional leadership will also be recognised at the AGM/Congress.