Chukwuemeka Fred Agbata Jnr.

Channels TV Presenter | The Punch Columnist | Founder InstituteRegional Director | GoDo Hub Cofounder
Chukwuemeka-Fred-Agbata-Jnr.

Chukwuemeka Fred Agbata Jnr.

Channels TV Presenter | The Punch Columnist | Founder InstituteRegional Director | GoDo Hub Cofounder
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Biography

Chukwuemeka Fred AgbataJnr. “CFA” – his a Channels TV Presenter | The Punch Columnist | Founder Institute Regional Director | GoDo Hub Cofounder

Summary:

CFA is multi-award winning media professional is visible in some of Africa’s most respected broadcast,print and digital platforms developing weekly content geared towards helping Africans connect the dots using digital technology.Through a weekly TV show, Tech Trends on Channels Television; weekly column (ICT Clinic) in the PunchNewspapers. CFA engages individuals and organisations across the technology landscape and beyond on trending and important issues.

Start-up Ecosystem

Other laudable initiatives such as Founder Institute Lagos, CFA’s Startups Hangout and much more; are examples of platforms he utilizes to power a nexus on the integration and relationship of digital technology to human existence, especially in Africa with unprecedented consistency.Board Service CFA currently serves as Director, Nigeria Internet Registration Association (NiRA), managers of .ng domain and Director, Innovation Support Network, a network of 100+ hubs and co-working spaces in Nigeria.

Charitable Causes

• FATE Foundation Alumni Association

• Sam Ohuabunwa Foundation

• Nigeria Int’l Tech Exhibition & Conference (NITEC)

CFA has authored two books namely “Powering your Business on the Internet and Social Media – A Guide for Today’s Business Owner” & “Becoming a Professional Blogger – the Complete Step by Step Guide”.He enjoys networking, reading and travelling.

Experience

Television Presenter at Channels Television since 2014

CFA co-produces and presents Tech Trends, a weekly Tech show onChannels Television designed to share the latest developments in the worldof technology plus share cutting edge tools. The is currently airing at varioustimes each week.

At Founder Institute he rose from a Director to a Regional Director.

The Founder Institute is the world’s premier pre-seed startup accelerator, with chapters across 180+ cities & Graduates that have built companies exceeding $20B in estimated value. FI provides high-potential entrepreneurs and teams with the critical support network & structured process needed to build an enduring company. Since 2009, FI has helped over 4k+ Graduates raise close to $1B funding,get into seed-accelerators, generate traction, recruit a team, build a product, transition from employee to entrepreneur, and more.

He is a Director at Innovation Support Network (ISN) Hubs

ISN Hubs is an organisation comprising of 75 hubs across the country with the goal of promoting collaboration amongst hubs, entrepreneurship and innovation ecosystems. The aims and objectives of the ISN Hubs include:• Providing capacity development programs that enable hub operators enhance their entrepreneurship support services and many more.

Co-Founder GoDo.ng

GoDoHub.org is a flourishing and vibrant community supporting start-ups at different stages of their development through capacity building, incubation,mentoring and resources. Their mission is to continually fuel, support and grow a start-up community that helps aspiring entrepreneurs to start and scale their enterprises, there bycreating jobs that Nigeria & Africa need so dearly.

Member Board Of Directors at Nigeria Internet Registration Association (NiRA)

Nigeria Internet Registration Association (NiRA) manages .NG, Nigeria’s country code Top Level Domain (ccTLD). The Executive Board of Directors performs a number critical oversight functions in the public interest of .NG,Nigeria and global Internet communities.

Columnist on Punch Newspapers

CFA writes the “ICT Clinic” published on both print and online every Sunday.

Editor In Chief at CFAmedia.ng

CFAmedia.ng is a business, media & technology blog positively impacting Africa through user education and advocacy.

Producer and Host, Tech on Wheels Radio Show on Nationally Syndicated Radio Show for 3 years.

Tech on Wheels with CFA Radio Show airs on 88.5 ABS Awka  | 97.7 Love FM Port Harcourt | 104.5 Love FM Abuja | 103.9 Love FM Umuahia.

He was the host, ICT Radio Show on Nigeria Info FM for 11 months

Education

CIM – The Chartered Institute of Marketing
CAM – Diploma in Digital Marketing, Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia (2015 – 2017)
Certificate, Life Coaching at Olusola Lanre Coaching Academy – 2013
Aspiring Entrepreneur Programme (AEP), Entrepreneurship – FATE Foundation – 2009
BSc Sociology  – University of Ado Ekiti (1998 – 2002)

All sessions by Chukwuemeka Fred Agbata Jnr.

Panel Session

13 May 2020
12:15 - 13:-00
Main Hall