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Social Media Week Lagos heads into its 8th year after a successful 2019 edition that saw over 20,000 attendees across the week and had a online social reach of 557 million. The annual conference and festival, now considered Africa's largest tech and innovation event, returns to Landmark Centre on the 24th through to the 28th of February 2020.


HUMAN.X, SMW Lagos theme for 2020 will lead an important conversation focused on what it means to take a human-first and experience-driven approach to innovation across industries, our communities and the continent.


SMW Lagos week-long programming focuses on ideas, trends, insights, business practices and policy that leverage technology to transform industries and communities across Africa.

Location and directions

Landmark Centre, Plot 2 & 3 Water Corporation Road, Lagos, Nigeria, Nigeria

About SMW Lagos

SMW Lagos hosts thousands of attendees from across Nigeria and around the world. Their mission is to spotlight Africa’s brightest individuals and organizations. Through hundreds of events, they aim is to create opportunities for the continent’s most innovative minds.

SMW Lagos is the largest, tech, new media and business conference on the continent of Africa. Annually over 20,000 people participate in the conference which garners hundreds of press mentions and has a social reach of 557 million. With attendees from across Africa and around the world, SMW Lagos explores a wide range of topics including education, business, entertainment, technology, art, banking and politics.