Finance Mobile & Entertainment Summit Holds in Lagos


The biggest gathering of technology, finance and entertainment enthusiasts was held recently at the prestigious Finance Mobile & Entertainment Summit (FMES) 2018. This event was held at the Golden Gate Hotel with its Theme been on “Leveraging Mobile Entertainment Financing for National Development”, FMES 2018 focused on how to advance Nigeria’s economy, using entertainment and the potential of digital tools powered by widespread availability of broadband internet.

Representives from Lagos Inland Revenue Services, Nollywood, Central Bank, Fidelity Bank and other stake holders were present at the event to talk expressly on different topics and views as regards the forum. Also a couple of awards were presented to the guests at the venue. 

Don Pedro Aganbi, Managing Consultant, TechTV, organizer of the event, noted that with the widespread adoption and use of smart mobile devices, mobile is quickly emerging as one of the most engaging, dynamic and profitable segment of the entertainment industry.

According to Aganbi, “the theme was chosen specifically to provide practical insight into critical issues in the mobile entertainment space, including technology developments, financing options, creative and production strategies, content aggregation, talent and licensing issues.” “It would equally focus on the future of entertainment and the creation, distribution, monetization and consumption of content across different mobile platforms” he added.

FMES 2018 brought together top panel of experts to focus on Leveraging Mobile Entertainment Financing for National Development. The climax was a communiqué on The Future of Mobile Entertainment in Nigeria.