WEMA Bank Partners NSE On Smart Innovation Hub
The Managing Director of Wema Bank, Moruf Oseni said the bank will collaborate with the Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE) to achieve the society’s ambitious objectives in effective functioning of a Smart innovation hub.
NSE on Wednesday unveiled the Smart Innovation Hub at its Abuja Secretariat targeted at bringing the principles and applications of Smart Office in Nigeria.
Oseni at the occasion said ” in today’s rapidly evolving world, embracing the digital future is not just an option but a necessity.”
Speaking on the theme ‘Embracing the Digital Future: Unveiling the Smart Office’ Oseni said ” it embodies the fusion of engineering brilliance and digital innovation on a journey that holds the potential to reshape our businesses, industries and our beloved Nation, Nigeria.
” As we witness unprecedented technological advancements we find ourselves already immersed in the realities of a new era that is characterised by connectivity, automation and intelligent systems.
” This is why this initiative is as crucial as it is timely. The NSE Innovative Hub will be a Haven for minds that dare to dream and innovate. It will bring a breeding ground for collaboration where thinkers, makers and visionaries come together to shape the next wave of progress.
He stressed that the AI/IoT lab will be a sanctuary for exploring the limitless potential of artificial intelligence and the Internet of things.
” Therefore, on behalf of Wema Bank, I pledge our unyielding support and collaboration to achieve the ambitious objectives of NSE.
” I hold unwavering confidence that the NSE Smart Innovation Hub project will play a pivotal role in helping Nigeria embrace the digital future.
Earlier, the President of The Nigerian Society of Engineers, Engr. Tasiu Sa’ad Gidari-Wudil stated that the NSE Smart Innovation Hub will provide an official business space reserved to Foster productivity and networking to its consumers and stakeholders.
He said ” the hub will integrate technologies, services, tools and data analytics that empowers users to work from home, only dropping into the office location when a face-to-face interaction is necessary.
According to him, the smart office dashboard will have a unified web interface that can allow users to sign up for available Physical and virtual office spaces, executive conferences and workshops .
The President stressed that the key objectives of the hub is to provide smart business solutions to members and it will assist a technology innovation hub that will facilitate research Development and mentorship to stakeholders.