The Guild of Corporate Online Publishers (GOCOP) has scheduled its annual national conference, beginning on October 6 with the hosting of corporate affairs managers of companies and organizations to a business lunch at the Sheraton Hotel, Ikeja, Lagos.
A statement today, September 26 by the Guild’s Publicity Secretary, Olumide Iyanda, said that the two-day fifth annual conference has as its theme: “COVID-19 Pandemic: Recovery and Reconstruction in Nigeria.”
It said that the lunch will give online publishers an opportunity to network with information managers in the public and private sectors.
“As businesses recover from the impact of the coronavirus pandemic, online media owners wish to create a stronger relationship with business partners across sectors. The meeting will provide an avenue for corporate communication managers to understand the dynamics of online publishing, challenges faced by publishers as employers and providers of credible news.
“It will also provide advertisers and corporate communications managers the opportunity to share with GOCOP members how best they can help to promote their businesses.”
The statement said that the lunch, strictly by invitation, will hold at 1 pm prompt and will be followed on Thursday, October 7, with a lecture to be chaired by Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos while the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Mr. Boss Mustapha, will deliver the keynote address.
GOCOP is an association of online publishers registered with the Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC) with over 60 members drawn from journalists and media executives with years of verifiable experience.