Widely respected Global Brand Expert and the principal consultant of Adstrat Brand Management Consortium, Charles O’Tudor has been invited as the lead speaker for this year’s edition of the Africa Industrialization day being hosted by the African Youth Parliament. The respected public speaker will also be given the Nelson Mandela Leadership Award for his contributions to the development of young African entrepreneurs.
Africa industrialization day is a day set aside to draw the attention of the global community towards the plights of industrialization in Africa. The event holds on the 20th of November every year since 1989 when it was first declared by the United Nations. The 2017 edition will be hosted with special focus on the challenges of industrialization at grassroots level.
As the lead speaker, O’Tudor will be speaking on the topic ‘Industrialization at the grassroots; Challenges and Prospects’. He will be expected to use his wealth of knowledge and experience to open the eyes of Africans to the various prospects in Africa that remains untapped. He will also guide and advise on how all these potentials can be harnessed especially at the grassroots level for the industrialization of Africa.
The speaker and the leader of the parliament, Rt. Hon. Amb. Bamikole Oladele Babs In his official letter to Mr. O’Tudor stated, “ kindly accept the invitation because of the teeming African youths who will be present at the conference and who look up to you as a beacon of hope “.He also commended his efforts for various mentorship roles he has been able to play in influencing the teeming African youths.
Charles O’Tudor was also one of the speakers at NIDO (Nigerians In Diaspora Organisation) conference tagged ‘Continental Europe Orientation and Leadership Retreat’ in Germany between February 17 and 18, 2017. Among other things, he spoke on the roles of Nigerians in the diaspora in rebranding Nigeria, rekindling the fire of patriotism to the nation with an unflinching love and loyalty to same. He is also the visionary behind BRANDSARISE, a social emancipation initiative anchored on the philosophy that when individuals rise, their communities will rise and ultimately the nation will rise.