The Chartered Institute of Directors Nigeria (CIoD Nigeria), has concluded plans to host the 2023 edition of its Annual Directors Conference at the Transcorp Hilton Hotel, Abuja on Thursday 16 and Friday 17 November, 2023 at 10am daily.
The theme for this year’s edition is Driving Nigeria’s Economic Transformation and Diversification: The Role of Corporate Governance.
Mr. Dele Alimi, Director General/ Chief Executive Officer of CIoD Nigeria said: “this edition of the conference will be the largest gathering of Directors and boardroom executives in Africa, as it brings together boardroom gurus, trailblazing entrepreneurs and change-makers in the Nigerian economy. The Conference is intended to provide a platform for participants to learn unlearn, relearn, network and unlock new opportunities for growth.”
According to the Institute, a special Business Meets Government Dinner will hold on Thursday 16 November, 2023 at 6pm as part of the two-day conference, to create a networking platform for private sector organizations to interact with various Ministries, Departments and Agencies of government on possible collaborations and partnerships.
The Director General added that, “Notable among expected guests at the conference are: President Bola Ahmed Tinubu, GCFR as Special Guest of Honour; Mr. Ernest Ndukwe as Chairman of the occasion; Mr. Olusegun Aganga as Keynote Speaker, Mr. Wale Edun; Hon. Doris Anite; Hon. Mamman Tahir as Guests of Honour and other notable personalities as discussants, speakers, and moderators”
The Chartered Institute of Directors Nigeria (CIoD) is the premier corporate governance Institute and a leading promoter of ethical professional standards in Nigeria. The Institute was founded in 1983, obtained an affiliate status in 1997 from IoD UK with full autonomy to operate in Nigeria and attained a chartered status in 2023. The CIoD Nigeria promotes professionalism through continuous education, information sharing sessions and networking programs. The Institute has numerous registered members, and is well known for its Annual Directors’ Conference.