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Welcome to the Startup Leadership Masterclass

Limited seats available. Reserve your spot now!

may 17, 2024 @ 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

We are not just in the 21st century; we are in a time where everything is faster, more dynamic, more fluctuating, and turbulent. We have seen this reflected in inflation, the value of the currency, the state of the economy and the average standard of living. For many, it’s been harder to survive, talk less, thrive, in such an environment and economy.

Operating in this kind of environment demands a new mindset and new way of thinking. 

  • You can’t be thinking slow in the era of speed;
  • You can’t be doing things the same way in an era where AI and digitization is simplifying work and getting things done faster, cheaper and better.
  • You must master the vehicles to help you move faster, get better results and earn better rewards. All these demand new mindsets. 


Imagine immersing yourself in the room, with an opportunity to cultivate the entrepreneurial mindset needed to thrive and succeed!

Join us for an immersive experience designed to equip you with the tools, strategies, and insights to rise above the noise, innovate, and create value irrespective of your circumstances. Whether you’re a seasoned entrepreneur, aspiring startup founder, or a student with a passion for innovation, this masterclass is tailored to help you unlock your potential and drive meaningful impact.

Masterclass Agenda

– Session 1: Entrepreneurial Mindsets to Earn Better, Move Faster and Get Better Results with Dr. Stephen Oluwatobi (30 mins)

– Session 2: Networking for Business Success with Dr. Akin Akinpelu (30 mins)

– Fireside Chat: Interactive Discussion and Q&A (1 hour)

Key Takeaways

– Gain insights into the entrepreneurial mindset required to thrive in today’s dynamic landscape.

– Learn strategies for driving growth, innovation, and value creation in your startup or business venture.

– Engage in interactive discussions with industry experts and fellow participants.

– Network and connect with like-minded individuals passionate about entrepreneurship and innovation.

Who Should Attend:

– Entrepreneurs

– Startup Founders

– Professionals

– Students and Aspiring Entrepreneurs

– Anyone interested in innovation and entrepreneurship

Meet the Masterclass Facilitators:

Dr. Stephen Oluwatobi

Dr. Akin Akinpelu

Brief Bio of the Facilitators:

Dr. Stephen Oluwatobi

Dr. Stephen Oluwatobi is an AI Leader, Growth Lead, Leadership Coach & Strategist with over 14+ years’ experience in the education & tech industry. He is focused on unlocking prosperity through innovation. He teaches Economics, Entrepreneurship, Innovation & Technology with researches on Tech, Economics, Entrepreneurship & Innovation. He has led & grown recent tech business by over 400% in 2 years. He is the founder of Hebron Startup Lab, Covenant University, Nigeria’s 1st University Startup Accelerator, for enabling the development of high-growth entrepreneurs & talents. He serves on the board of the Covenant University Alumni Association (CUALA). Dr. Stephen currently serves as the Director (AI) at Kora, a pan-African payment infrastructure company headquartered in Canada with offices in Nigeria and the United Kingdom. He is also the founder of Edustart Global and co-founder of Quanta Africa. Dr. Stephen holds a PhD in Innovation-driven growth. He has authored 3 Books & 20+ articles. Follow Dr. Stephen on LinkedIn at https://www.linkedin.com/in/stephenoluwatobi/

Dr. Akin Akinpelu

Dr. Akin Akinpelu is an official member of Forbes Coaches Council, Performance Coach, Development Consultant, author of several books and keynote speaker. His purpose is to discover, develop and deploy people & systems to their full potential. He is the CEO of Akin Akinpelu Research & Development (AARED), an innovative consulting, training and research-driven company. He has consulted for many organizations and addressed more than 700,000 people in talks, training and coaching throughout Nigeria, Ghana, UK, Canada, Finland, Sweden, Estonia, UAE, USA and many other countries worldwide. Dr. Akin Akinpelu speaks to governments, corporate and public audiences & campuses on subjects that bring about immediate changes and long-term results. He has consulted for Guaranty Trust Bank, Stanbic IBTC, 9PSB, Lagos State Government, Osun State Government, African Leadership Academy, Fifth Gear Consulting, and Speakers Academy amongst others. Dr. Akin holds a Ph.D. in Educational Leadership from Trident University, USA & an honorary doctorate in Strategic Leadership from Myles Leadership University. Follow Dr. Akin on LinkedIn at https://www.linkedin.com/in/akinakinpelu/ 

Limited seats available, register now. 

Registered participants will also get more resources and subsequent follow-up programs.

Attendance is FREE

Don’t miss this opportunity to elevate your entrepreneurial journey and take your startup to new heights. Register now and secure your spot at the Startup Leadership Masterclass!

For inquiries, please reach us at eventshsl@covenantuniversity.edu.ng