Women, Politics and Protection of National Infrastructure: Utilizing ICT for Community Security and Self Actualization55

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About the Women ICT Summit | USA

The Summit will expose women to security challenges in Nigeria and the need to actualize their potentials using ICT tools for development, while taking cognizance of their corporate roles in community policing for a safe society and family protection. Organised by the High Tech Centre for Nigerian Women and Youths – an NGO, It is the 1st Edition of her Women in ICT Summit Abroad project in collaboration with PINACCLE International Consulting LLC.

Sub Theme

— Global security challenges: Issues and options for women and families

— Politics and the essential place of women in lobbying for family’s protection and development

— Promoting involvement of women in management of community resources

— Utilising the Media in Managing Security Challenges

— ICT for wealth creation and women’s entrepreneurial development

–Special Workshops on – Mobile Apps, Social Networking for National Development

Obejctives of the Summit

  1. To formally sensitize women on the issues, challenges and concerns about national security;
  2. To open the mind of women to ICT tools available for domestic and community policing purposes;
  3. To encourage women to get involved in community policing for the security of their families and society; and
  4. To expose the participants to ICT options for making a living in a knowledge economy for sustainable development

 

 

Arrival and Registration

The first day of the event will start with the Welcoming Addressing and Introduction

Keynote Speaker

9:00-10:00am

Welcome Address

Dr. Omowunmi Hassan, PhD

Keynote Speaker

10:00-10:30am

Keynote Speech

Hon. Minister of Communications Technology / NITDA

10:30am-11am

Group photograph and Tea Break

Hyatt Hall

Pictures speaks.

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11:00am-12pm

Plenary Session

Hyatt Hall

Paper 1:
Global security challenges: Issues and options for women and families
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Paper 2:
Politics and the essential place of women in lobbying for family protection and development
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12:00pm-1pm

Planelists Discussion

Hyatt Hall

Discussion

1:00pm-2:00pm

Lunch

Hyatt Hall

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2:00pm-3:00pm

Plenary Session

Hyatt Hall

Paper 3:
Promoting the Involvement of Women in Management of Community Resources
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Paper 4:
Promoting involvement of women in management of community resources through ICT community policing techniques

1:00pm-2:00pm

Lunch

Dinner Hall

Important Dates

Dates of Arrival :
March 15, 2015
Summit Events :
March 16 – 20, 2015
Closing Dates for Registration (Nigerian participants) :
February 15, 2015
Closing Dates for Registration (USA participants) :
March 11, 2015
(Those already possessing USA Visa for Travels)

Arrival and House Keeping

The Second day of the event will start at 9:00am

Photo of Tosin Dokpesi

10:00am-11am

Plenary Session

Hyatt Hall

Paper 5:
Utilizing the Media in Managing Security Challenges
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Paper 6:
ICT for wealth creation and women’s entrepreneurial development
Photo of discussants

12:00pm-1pm

Planelists Discussion

Hyatt Hall

Discussion

12:00pm-12:20pm

Tea Break

12:20pm-1:20pm

Syndicate Grouping

1:20pm-2:00pm

Lunch

Photo of Mr. Abraham Orisadare

2:00pm-4:00pm

Special Workshops on

Mobile Apps, Social Networking for National Development

Paper 1:
Mobiler apps development
Photo of Mr Akin-Awokoya Emmanuel

Paper 2:
Engaging in Social Networking for National Development

4:00pm-4:30pm

Wrap-ups and closing

Important Dates

Dates of Arrival :
March 15, 2015
Summit Events :
March 16 – 20, 2015
Closing Dates for Registration (Nigerian participants) :
February 15, 2015
Closing Dates for Registration (USA participants) :
March 11, 2015
(Those already possessing USA Visa for Travels)

Arrivals and Preps for Visits

The Third day of the event is dedicated to tours

9:30am-1pm

Tour of ICT Facilities and Companies

Washington, DC

1:00pm-2:00pm

Lunch

2:00pm-5:00pm

Tour of Washington City – Nigerian Embassy

6:00pm-8:00pm

Gala Night and Closing Dinner

Important Dates

Dates of Arrival :
March 15, 2015
Summit Events :
March 16 – 20, 2015
Closing Dates for Registration (Nigerian participants) :
February 15, 2015
Closing Dates for Registration (USA participants) :
March 11, 2015
(Those already possessing USA Visa for Travels)

Tours and Shopping

Important Dates

Dates of Arrival :
March 15, 2015
Summit Events :
March 16 – 20, 2015
Closing Dates for Registration (Nigerian participants) :
February 15, 2015
Closing Dates for Registration (USA participants) :
March 11, 2015
(Those already possessing USA Visa for Travels)

City tours and Site seeing

Closing Ceremony

Important Dates

Dates of Arrival :
March 15, 2015
Summit Events :
March 16 – 20, 2015
Closing Dates for Registration (Nigerian participants) :
February 15, 2015
Closing Dates for Registration (USA participants) :
March 11, 2015
(Those already possessing USA Visa for Travels)