From the AfricaNXT Festival to the ‘A Great Day In Gidi’ day party, SMW Lagos curates sublime experiences for serious networking!
The ability to make meaningful connections is one of the main reasons so many people flock to SMW Lagos each February. SMW connections can lead to new opportunities and partnerships, a new round of funding, new ideas, new jobs, or even new friendships! Meet and mingle at a wide range of fun networking experiences from interest focused Meet Ups, to artsy lounges and co-working spaces where you can relax and get some work done, to a variety of parties to attend where you can unwind after a full day of programming.
Food is an integral part of African culture and has long moved beyond mere sustenance. African Food is an industry, an aesthetic and a movement. Eats.Africa celebrates this paradigm featuring workshops/talks/demos led by chefs, culinary artists, and food enthusiasts.
A GREAT DAY IN GIDI
From industry stakeholders to digital activists to celebrity bloggers, ‘A Great Day In Gidi’ is a snapshot, of the individuals who collectively are re-defining Lagos and Africa in general. It's a celebration ... and some say “the most epic day party EVER!”
Across the continent fashion, specifically our garments (traditional or not) are an integral part of every important occasion and #smwlagos is no different. #SHOPAFRICA is where local designers, brands and fashion enthusiasts converge.
The #africanxt Annex is where African creatives take centerstage. Through conversations, installations and immersive programming #africanxt showcases African ingenuity in its many iterations.
is an immersive experience meant to empower and encourage SMW Lagos attendees to disconnect, be mindful and 100% present with no digital distractions. Programming features yoga, meditation and mindfulness workshops.
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