Review: Exciting tech innovation showcase herald TECH+ 2015
TOYIN OGUNSEINDE, leading Nigerian tech industry analyst reviews the exciting lineup on showcase at TECH+ 2015, Nigeria’s largest gathering of everything technology which opened Friday in Lagos, Nigeria
Truly, TECH+ 2015, powered by MTN Nigeria, the telecommunications giant is a gathering of all things technology.
With a lot of technology businesses exhibiting at the Tech+ 2015 Conference, Exhibition and Gaming Experience presently holding at the Eko Hotels & Suites, Tech+ 2015 has on display some outstanding technologies.
Of immense interest is the Drone Club of Nigeria, which helps take aerial view shots of properties, farms, football matches, and large open door events for marketing purposes.
According to Victoria, the Business manager of the Drone Club, “we help provide standard show reels in place for real time information gathering and processing which ultimately can be used for marketing.”
Presently, the Lagos-based Drone Club has 15 members and a lot of pilots, directors and editors and a drone can be hired for as low as N100, 000 per day.
MyFamily Mobile is another technology business at the Tech+ 2015 that stole the show. The company exhibits technology focusing on fostering family interaction and protecting children. With an upward swing in child kidnap, molestations, freak accidents, natural disasters and the like, MyFamily Mobile offers an added level of protection that enables you know the exact situation members of your family are so you can plan the next line of action
Seyi Opanubi, the CEO of the company believes the product offering of MyFamily Mobile is a must for parents seeking to care, protect, monitor and cater for the need of each family member in an emergency or as in the case of children, to check their whereabouts and communicate. It is a Family First Technology company, says Seyi.
With a Global Intelligent Multi-Network SIM, parents and guardians can identify what is happening to their child from anywhere in the world. Products on display include the Wearable Tracking Beacons, Jumpy Smart Watch and Amber Alert Smart Locator GPS
Samsung was also at the event with its total business solutions that promises a new business experience. These include printers, Large Format display solutions (LFD), Smart Signage TVs and Interactive Whiteboards. According to Samsung, their LFDs are the world’s first integration-ready display solution that seamlessly combines hardware and software to create and control content that truly engage any audience in any of its landscape or portrait positioning styles
Other technology companies that participated at Tech+ 2015 are Tavia Technologies, Jumia, Huawei, Stampar3D, LASAA, DSTv, Thistle Praxis Consulting and the Terragon Group. Others include Enplug, 3 Consulting Limited, High Tech Synergy, Coscharis, City FM, thebeat 99.9FM
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