The Future of Digital Publishing

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Hosted by The Guardian Nigeria

Innovation Stage Powered by Visa Plot 5B, Water Corporation Road, Oniru Victoria Island Lagos

Kicking off the SMW Lagos Future of Media Summit, The Future of Digital Publishing is an engaging panel session focused on dissecting the key forces and dynamics in the ever changing world of digital publishing. The Guardian Nigeria brings together top industry leaders from Nigeria’s publishing, advertising and journalism community to discuss how an evolving digital landscape is forcing publishers to change their approach to content creation, revenue generation, social platforms and marketing.

Attendees interested in understanding the different areas of the digital publishing value chain, those working in the sector already and those considering moving in to this exciting space are invited to join in the Q/A.

The panel will consist of the following experts in their field:

  • Moderator: Miss Peace Hyde: media entrepreneur and Forbes West Africa Correspondent
  • Mr Tolu Ogunlesi: writer who regularly contributes to The New York Times &¬†The Financial Times
  • Mr Daryn Wober: CEO Ventra Media/Executive Director The Guardian Nigeria
  • Mr Tomiwa Aladekomo: Senior Digital Manager, Nigerian Breweries
  • Representative from¬†global tech platform TBC

About The Guardian Nigeria

The Guardian is an independent newspaper, established in 1983 for the purpose of presenting balanced coverage of events, and of promoting the best interests of Nigeria. It owes allegiance to no political party, ethnic community, religious or other interest group. Its primary commitment is to the integrity and sovereignty of the Federation of Nigeria, and beyond that to the unity and sovereignty of Africa.

Venue & Location

Innovation Stage Powered by Visa

Plot 5B, Water Corporation Road, Oniru
Victoria Island, Lagos

Social Media Week

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

The Future of Digital Publishing

Hosted by The Guardian Nigeria

  • Teju Ajani

    Teju Ajani

    Head of content partnerships

    YouTube, Sub Saharan Africa

  • Adetomiwa Aladekomo

    Adetomiwa Aladekomo

    Client Service & Strategy Director

    Ventra Media Group

  • Peace Hyde

    Peace Hyde


    Aim Higher Consulting

  • Tolu Ogunlesi

    Tolu Ogunlesi

    Special Assistant to the President/Head, Office of Digital Engagement

    Office of the President, Federal Republic of Nigeria

  • Daryn Wober

    Daryn Wober


    Ventra Media Group