Kate Henshaw, Tobi Bakre, Kaffy, Lala Akindoju, Chef Fregz, and Lamide Akintobi were some of the dignitaries that attended the opening ceremony of The Event Experience Africa (TEXA) which held Tuesday, January 15th, 2019, at the Landmark Event Centre, Victoria Island, Lagos.
Also in attendance were some of the key speakers and international event icons: Ziad Nassar (Lebanon) and Chioma Nwogu Johnson (Houston, Texas).
Tagged, ‘Be More…Do More’ Inspiring New Frontiers’, the inaugural edition of the conference is aimed at helping businesses understand and implement the right structures required to thrive in the events industry.
The conference is set to feature curated classes, network session and a panel session with a diverse set of speakers and topics including the business component of events management, leveraging technology in the events industry, hospitality and the art of creating memorable events experience, events marketing and more.
The opening cocktail featured several interesting activities such as performances by various prominent live bands such as Eboni Band etc, games, face painting, dance sessions and many more.
The Event Experience Africa is a brainchild of one of Nigeria’s foremost events entrepreneur and founder of Zapphire Events, Funke Bucknor-Obruthe.