Mark Kaigwa, Larry Madowo to speak at Dentsu Aegis Network’s DigiTalk


Dentsu Aegis Network has confirmed two new additions to its panel session during the exclusive DigiTalk in Nairobi Kenya on May 19, 2016. The two people invited to the panel are Larry Madowo of NTV and Mark Kaigwa, founder of Nendo.

Madowo hosts the #TheTrend show on NTV while Kaigwa runs Nendo, a Nairobi-based consultancy that tracks how everyday people are using digital technology in order to help brands engage with them.

The DigiTalk will focus on topics such as the Internet of Things (IoT), data, programmatic, digital disruption, with a panel discussion on Winning in the Digital Economy.

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Apart from Madowo and Kaigwa, other members of the panel include Dawn Rowlands, CEO, Dentsu Aegis Network SSA (moderator); Christopher Madison, MD, Isobar Kenya; Jaco Lintvelt, Head of AMNET SSA and Dominic Malan, Group MD, Carat SA & SSA.

“With it becoming such an electrifying part of consumers’ everyday lives, we are giving you an opportunity to be a part of our very first #DANDTKenya digital exploration. The nature of our business is to Innovate the way brands are built, and we would like to give you insight into the digital economy. What we call the ‘4th industrial revolution.’
World renowned speakers; including Dawn Rowlands, CEO for Dentsu Aegis Network Sub Saharan Africa will be presenting on Dentsu Aegis Networks vision 2020 for brands,” states the event announcement.

Rowlands has sat on the judging panel at world’s biggest creativity festival, Cannes Lion and won the ‘Business Woman of the Year, South Africa’ title. Having taken the stage in cities such as Tokyo, Dubai and New York, attendees at the Nairobi event will be exposed to world class content and insights.

Dentsu Aegis Network currently has offices in South Africa, Nigeria, Ghana, Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda as well as affiliate partnerships in another 32 markets across Sub Saharan Africa. This amounts to 442 staff across the region that are dedicated to servicing DAN clients both global and local.

To be part of the event, prospective delegates need do to win a seat to this exclusive event by sending a Tweet to the official twitter handle – @DentsuAegisSSA – with #DANDTKenya hashtag, with 5 seats up for grabs.