SMEs & Startups Digital Expo
According to Nigeria Bureau of Statistics, small and medium scale enterprises (SMEs) in Nigeria had gained about 48% of the GDP in the last five years, precisely 17.4 million. They also account for about 50% of industrial jobs and nearly 90% of the manufacturing sector, in terms of number of enterprises.
However, the dawn of digital revolution has invoked more positive aspirations in terms of growth in market capitalization & investment, digital economy, improved solution with digital tools for business & career growth, creative disruptions among others. More recently, digital technologies have allowed good ideas to spread much fasterand integrated innovations, such as the rise of the sharing economy, block chain technology, big data, IoT, robotics, artificial intelligence, and changes in manufacturing driven by 3D- and 4D-printing.