Gidado Shuaib
Gidado Shuaib

News Digest Editor to speak at Baze University’s Innovation Week

NEWS DIGEST – Baze University, a leading private varsity in Abuja, has invited the Editor of Youth Digest and News Digest, Gidado Shuaib, to speak in a panel discussion at its maiden “Information Technology, and Research Innovation Week”.

In a statement released by the Deputy Vice-Chancellor IT, Research and Innovation of the University, Dr. Rislan A. Kanya, Mr. Gidado will be one of discussants of the topics listed as part of activities of the innovation week.

Part of the letter received by the News Digest editor, who doubles as the organizer of the Campus Journalism Awards reads: “On behalf of the Vice-Chancellor and the entire University Community, I would like to invite you as a panellist on the topic: New Media Innovation and Digital Entrepreneurship on Tuesday, 30th November 2021.”

The Information Technology, Research and Innovation week of the varsity will celebrate exciting and innovative ideas.

With the theme, “Enhancing Institutional Research and Graduate Employability”, the innovation week is scheduled to begin on the 29th of November and end 3rd of December, 2021.

The five-day events strive to bring together students, researchers, technologists, and innovators of all categories and professions to share and present innovative ideas, results, successes and challenges.

The five-day event will be starring job fairs, internship placements, exhibitions, hackathons and demos, engagement with Alumni, Industries, International Organisations, Government and Non-Governmental Organisations, power talks and workshops.

The workshop is partnered and sponsored by Oracle Academy, Microsoft, IntelBox, Google, IBM, IEEE, HP.

Others include: Phase3 Telecom, Legend, Zenith Bank, Abbey Mortgage Bank, Jaiz Bank, Stanbic Bank, Domineum.