7 reasons why you should not have missed Ices 2016/ Beauty Africa Expo / She leads Africa events

To be a leading voice  and be recognized in the creative industry, missing out on events to help you grow is certainly not the right step to take.

In case you all missed it, here is a recap of all the wonderful events attended by creative minds in Lagos over the weekend.

1. Beauty Africa Expo 2016: For all beauty lovers, beauty vendors, skin care experts, cosmetologists, natural products proponents and makeup artists.
The event was held at Eko hotel and suites and had in attendance master presenters and tutors including Lola Maja, Bimpe Onakoya, Jide of Stola and more.
Beauty Africa Expo 2016

Participants at the Beauty Africa Expo 2016

2.International Cake Exploration Société(ICES) 2016 exhibition : For cake lovers, cake enthusiasts and bakers. This event  with theme "Cake and the media" was held at Ikeja and featured Cake trainings were taken by Dew drop cakes, Cake priest, Delightsome cakes and more. 

Cake and the media
Cake and the media by Dories cakes

3. She Leads Africa 2016 (#shehiveslagos, #sla2016): For female entrepreneurs, lady bosses and women wanting to create a positive impact. The event included presentations from Ibukun Onitu, Arese Ugwu and Nimi Akinkungbe.


She Leads Africa 2016

Why you need to attend these creative seminars and events

1. To expand your reach, meet with potential clients, suppliers, business partners and investors.
2. To be more informed about the latest trends in and out of your industry.
3. To network with other individuals and companies of like minds and similar interests.
4. To improve your network and networth.
5. To associate your self with the future leaders and successful entrepreneurs, together, we all achieve sizable results faster.
6. To increase your knowledge and creative skills.
7. To learn from others mistakes and avoid making a repetition, analyse your strengths and know where to work on, study the competition and work better .

Tip: follow the relevant hashtags on social media to have a better insight on happenings revolving around your industry (cakes, fashion, beauty, business, crafts) and prepare ahead for the next event.