Tech Experience Centre: TD Africa has said the launch of the Tech Experience Centre on October 1 Independence Day is a declaration of faith by global tech leaders in Nigeria.
The company added that the successful opening of the Centre the same day Nigeria is celebrating her 60th Independence is a display of faith in Nigeria by global tech giants, who have taken up spaces in the experience centre.
What did the head of Tech Experience Centre say?
“The launch of the Tech Experience Centre today is a declaration of faith by global tech leaders in Nigeria. Certainly, it was not a dream that came easy, especially considering the need to play by and comply strictly with the international rules of the global tech game,” said Head of the Tech Experience Centre, Chidalu Ekeh.
ITpulse reports that the initiative is a major investment that will rub off positively on the Nigerian economy as what is on the ground is the first phase of this massive project. “Inside this edifice are three other floors that are yet to be occupied and conversations are still ongoing, with respect to other strategic partnerships with global tech giants to this effect,’’ she added.
The revolutionary Tech Experience Centre, the first of its kind in Africa, is widely expected to boost Nigeria’s relevance in the global technology race and shore up the country’s march to technology independence.
For the first time, Nigeria will play host to the latest global technologies including those not normally available in Africa, offering all classes of visitors a first-hand experience of new gadgets, solutions and infrastructure that would have previously required a visit abroad, thereby saving corporate organizations, government establishments and individuals money or scarce foreign exchange expended on these trips.
Meanwhile, the launch was an impressive gathering of dignitaries at the imposing Yudala Heights on Idowu Martins, Victoria Island, Lagos on Thursday, October 1st, 2020 as the Tech Experience Centre, a mega technology project spearheaded by TD Africa, Sub-Saharan Africa’s foremost technology, lifestyle and solutions distributor, was officially unveiled.
On the hand to commission the potentially game-changing initiative aimed at bridging the gap to cutting-edge technology for millions of Nigerians was the Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr. Isa Ali Pantami.
The Tech Experience Centre houses a convergence of globally renowned tech giants such as Cisco, HP, Microsoft, Dell Technologies, Zinox, Schneider Electric, Samsung, Apple and Bosch, among others, all under one roof to create an immersive experience of the latest technologies. Equally important, the high-profile event provided a unique opportunity for the dignitaries present to witness first-hand some of the amazing devices, gadgets and cutting-edge tech solutions at the disposal of the tech brands in the centre.