The Young Professionals Forum, Anambra Chapter, is set to hold The Global Influence Summit on Sunday 8th October.
The event which is themed “The Emergence Of Kingdom Influencers” will hold at 12 noon within the Fresh Focus Sanctuary of the DLBC State Headquarters, Umunya, Anambra.
The YPF is an arm of the Deeper Life Bible Church, and it is an initiative of its General Superintendent, Pastor (Dr.) Kumuyi for capacity building and destiny formation among young professionals and young adults, which will be a vehicle through which social issues, such as unemployment, youth restiveness, etc among the youths will be resolved.
The event will have the Vice Chancellor, Nnamdi Azikwe University, Professor Charles Esimone as keynote speaker.
Other persons scheduled to speak at the event are Research Fellow, Africa Centre of Excellence in ICT, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Dr. Abiodun Akinwale; Financial Expert & Consultant, Mrs Adanna Imo, and the Anambra State Coordinator, National Food and Drug Administration, and Control (NAFDAC), Pharm. Louis Madubuattah.
The organisers said it would be “a high powered gathering of young career professionals, entrepreneurs, ministers, academics, artisans, etc”.
They further said the event will feature activities such as panel discussion, symposia, break out sessions, special musical performances, among others.
The YPF, Anambra through its State President, Nnamdi Anene who is a professional in the financial industry, public speaker and customer service consultant, said the overriding purpose of the summit is to “re-position, re-equip and galvanise young Nigerian professionials to positively influence the society in different spheres of life”.
He further stated: “The event is to empower the young professionals to use their platforms as tools for kingdom influence. Areas to be explored include: Social Media and Artificial Intelligence, Finance, etc. This event which is hosted by our father, the Anambra State Overseer, Pastor Emmanuel Ogbodo, promises to be a destiny defining experience for all young professionals and young adults”.
Adding, he said, “we guarantee that it is a programme that the participants would find worthwhile attending. It is one that would leave indelible marks on their lives”.