By Solomon Oladipupo
Friday, August 16th was not the usual day for the students of the University of Lagos (UNILAG) as hundreds of them gathered for the Campus Tech Fest at the Afe Babalola Hall of the institution.
Campus Tech Fest is an event born out of a fusion between tech and entertainment. It is an interactive gathering of young tech enthusiasts, and entrepreneurs for the purpose of sharing experiences, passion, insight, and providing a path to guiding and inspiring young individuals to make efficient use of the tools available to them through tech.
The event, which is organized by Tech Trybe Africa, a platform known for its unconventional use of entertainment in providing and teaching tech solutions, was produced by Kunbi Black, a notable scripted events producer. It was packaged by Akinola Steven, an instagram influencer and tech entrepreneur popularly known as Steevane.
With the digitization of the media space in recent years, the industry has become an open floor for all to participate and practice in.
Campus Tech Fest presented to participants the opportunities and tech tools available from experienced personalities in the digital space including Pamilerin Adegoke, Tomiwa Talabi, Barr. Lekan Bamidele, Fisayo Fosudo, Anda Damisa, and Tolulope Olokokun, among others who graced the event.
Organizers have expressed confidence that the event has provided a wealth of knowledgethat would push the students who participated to journey into the digital world of tech solutions to make their mark.