VC4A / LAN Networking Meetup Lagos May 2017

Happy networking!

On Wednesday, May 17th, 2017 we’re having our annual VC4A meetup in Lagos! The event will take place at Cre8 Space / Cafe Neo (6, Agoro Odiyan, Victoria Isalnd, Lagos) at 6:00PM and is hosted by VC4A and LAN (Lagos Angel Network).

This year’s event will celebrate the launch of two accelerator programs:

  •  XL Africa, pan-African World Bank-backed post-accelerator for digital scale-ups
  • SLA Accelerator, an exclusive program for women-led businesses in Nigeria 

VC4A is involved as partner and implementer in both programs, and we’ll be happy to share more info and answer any questions in an informal setting. We also expect our special guests from SLA to join us.

The event is open to all VC4A members and partners. It’s free of charge, there is no agenda and no speakers – only short announcements and lots and lots of networking! It’s an informal event and the dress code is business casual. We will work with a guest list, if you want to attend you have to sign up! 

For all guests arriving before 6:30 pm the first drink is on the house! Everyone else is expected to pay their own drinks. We’ll be also offering some light snack on the house. 

About VC4Africa meetups:

Venture Capital for Africa ( is the largest online community connecting African entrepreneurs, investors, mentors and other ecosystem players. Our meetups serves as an additional networking venue where VC4Africa members and supporters meet face to face to share thoughts and ideas. There are no speeches; no agenda and nothing planned which allows for lots of networking and info swapping.

About LAN:

The Lagos Angel Network is the premier angel network in Nigeria and one of the most active in Africa. Founded in 2014, LAN with foremost Nigerian investor, Dotun Sulaiman as Chairman and Tomi Davies, Collins Onuegbu, Tokunboh Ishmael, Dipo Adebo, Segun Olukoya and David Richards as board members, is helping to create a network of business angels that put startup funding and mentoring into early-stage ventures in Lagos, Nigeria. Since its creation, LAN members have invested in over a dozen Lagos startups.


May 17, 2017: 18:00 - 22:00
Organizer VC4Africa Events
Website Visit website
Location Cre8 Space / Cafe Neo
6 Agoro Odiyan Street, Eti-Osa, Lagos, Nigeria
Targets Nigeria
Retail and wholesale, Agribusiness, Automotive, Banking, Clean technology, Computer hardware, Computer software, Construction, Creative, media and entertainment, Diversified services, E-commerce, EdTech, Education, Electronics, Financial services, Food and beverage, Healthcare, HealthTech, Insurance, Internet, Leisure and travel, Manufacturing, Mobile, Real estate, Renewable energy, Telecom, Transport and logistics, Utilities, Waste management and recycling, Water, sanitation and hygiene