Nigerian comic book, animation, and video game industries on display at the inaugural UNICON Industry Summit and Creatives Convention
On Saturday, November 17th, 2018, the Collective
Industry Conventions Africa (CICA), and US-based consulting firm, BIAYA Consulting, will host the
inaugural UNICON Creatives Convention from 10 am to 7:30 pm at the Nigerian Law School in Lagos,
UNICON is an exhibition of the Nigerian creative industry that demonstrates the power, reach, and
profitability of African content. The industry showcase and summit will engage creative industry
stakeholders on the opportunities in the industry, as well as showcase the talent and ingenuity of
local creative entrepreneurs.
The UNICON Convention is a deep dive into Nigeria’s very own superhero universe. The event will
A comics and animation expo, including animation screenings
A gaming competition hosted by GameEvo. Winners receive a cash prize!
Other opportunities to win prizes: Raffles, Digital Arts Competition, Cosplay Competition
Instagram-worthy photo ops in front of futuristic backdrops and interactive spaces
Themed panels led by industry leaders on topics to support the local industry
A children’s area outside for wholesome family fun!
A closing musical performance by Universal Music Group Artists
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