STORIES: With Great Influence Comes Great Responsibility



Located throughout the SMW Lagos Campus, exhibitions are immersive in nature and engage attendees in a dynamic way.


BrandConnect is a week-long series of activations produced by some of the continent’s most high-profile and innovative brands. Located in the SMW Lagos’ Interactive Pavilion, BrandConnect enables attendees and brands to connect in an immersive way.


Launched in Africa’ is a platform for African led early-stage startups to showcase products/services that are disrupting industries across the continent. Apply to be 1 of 6 featured startups


#africanxt marketplace is a curated offering of innovative designers, artists and creatives from across the continent and diaspora. From local boutiques to international ateliers, #africanxt marketplace delivers a one-of-a-kind shopping experience. Interested in being a part of the #africanxt marketplace?


artHERE is an initiative in collaboration with local and international African artists. Using public space as their canvas, artHERE collaborators bring art to the people through visual, experiential and audio artworks displayed throughout the SMW Lagos Campus. artHERE was conceptualized with the idea that art should be accessible and that there is an important place for art outside of galleries and museums. Interested in being an artHERE Collaborator?