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The 2016 Edition of  Social Media Week Lagos,  where Africa’s brightest minds, diverse audience of learners, creators and hyper-connected influencers from around the world gather to explore a wide range of topics including mobile technology, education, entertainment, travel and hot-button national politics. The 2016 global theme  “The Invisible Hand: Hidden Forces of Technology (and How We Can Harness it for Good),”  will explore how mobile technology, networked connectivity, data and machine learning, and other technologies are the attributes of a new paradigm that is changing how we connect, consume and communicate.
Lagos edition to hold from February 22-26, 2016.


2015 saw the launch of Tidal and Apple Music, many industry experts made predictions on how both platforms would revolutionize the music industry. A year later what has changed? Are music-streaming platforms truly a game changer for the industry and artists? Leading execs from the biggest music streaming platforms in the US, Europe and Africa sound off. They share their thoughts on music streaming and how they see it shaping the industry for years to come.  They’ll also look at what impact global music streaming platforms have on Africa? Are they relevant across the continent? Do they cannibalize the local industry?


Join us for our  #SMWMusicConference Day on Wednesday the 24th of February, … It Can Only Mean One Thing to hear from more industry experts. 

Date & Time: 
Tuesday, 23 February 2016 - 12:15pm