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Event Host Application


Event submissions now closed.

We have received a great number of pitches on a wide range of exciting topics, these pitches will now be reviewed by our commitee and we will release the preliminary conference schedule shortly. Thank you!



#LaunchedInAfrica showcases innovative new technology products and services disrupting industries across the continent. Early-stage startups can apply to be 1 of 16 featured companies in the #LaunchAfrica Pitch Event and Digital Demo space.

Fee: NGN 260k


Attendees are always looking for new ideas and an opportunity to create essential connections. Meetups are a fundamental and relaxed way to get connected with the dynamic Lagos community while mixing and mingling IRL!

  • 120 minutes
  • Capacity: 45
  • NO formal speakers

In-depth classroom style workshops focused on practical skill building, Skillshares help attendees gain more expertise in their particular area of interest. Skillshares are taught by advanced level professionals.

  • 90-180 minutes
  • Capacity: 60
  • 2 Educator max

Typically featuring one moderator and up to five industry experts who represent different perspectives and opinions in a given area, panels make for lively discussions. All panels must include a female panelist.

  • 60 minutes
  • Capacity: 100-300+
  • 5 Speaker max

Led by expert facilitators, master-classes provide in-depth learning experiences to attendees in a scaled down, “real talk” format. Think less ‘long lecture’ and more extended ‘Question & Answer’ session.

  • 60 minutes
  • Capacity: 60
  • 3 Educator max

As a Speakeasy “chat leader” you can host an informal and enlightening round table style discussion on a hot button topic of your choice. Exchange info and ideas with attendees, industry experts, influencers and thought leaders.

  • 60 minutes
  • Capacity: 30
  • 3 Chat Leader max