The second edition of Venia hub’s Co-working conference was held on the 26th of July at the IMAX cinema in Lekki, Lagos. The conference, which is a brainchild of the Venia Business Hub and was sponsored by Access bank, is an annual summit of the Co-working industry in Nigeria, including global experts, entrepreneurs, service providers and Ventures Capitalists.
The one day conference was themed ‘Co-working: Catalyst for innovation’. For anyone interested in the Nigerian tech scene, the conference provided an opportunity to listen to stories of how Nigeria’s biggest tech companies started from many Co-working hubs in Lagos. More than that, however, the conference was a platform for government officials, investors, and representatives of corporations to rub minds about the co-working industry in Nigeria, and how co-working could be applied in other industries asides tech.