It is an avenue for individuals, corporate organizations and leaders to air their views and proffer workable solutions to these seemingly insurmountable challenges.
Speaking at a press briefing in Abuja, the Director of Programs, Mr. Koyoyo Robinson, said that the summit will gather intellectuals, professionals, business icons, administrators, politicians, youths, entrepreneurs, Community leaders, security personnel and experts in various fields of human endeavor. It will also be an opportunity to recognize and honor those who have contributed to the advancement of the Capital city.
According to Mr. Koyoyo, Capital Territory Advancement Submit & Awards is recognized as one of the most innovative programs in the Federal Capital Territory that celebrates business icons, top Government Officials, Community Leaders, and Entrepreneurs. The two day summit will feature an award presentation dinner, the exhibition sessions and a platform for participants to build and develop their ideas by rubbing minds with fellow experts on various fields of endeavor.
The Capital Territory Advancement Award has since 2010 honored individuals and corporate organizations of excellence and exemplary leadership who have contributed to the advancement of the Capital city. These recipients include: Senator Bala Mohammed, Alhaji Hamza Nasko, Doveland International Schools, VIP Express tourism, Dr Goddy Idaminabo, Hon Ginika Tor, Mrs. Aishat Adebayo, Ayo Makun amongst many others.
The theme for this year's summit is: "Building a Prosperous City on the Pillars of Peace, Security, Entrepreneurship and Human Capital Development".
Aside the theme focus, the Director of Programs described the summit as an instrument for National integration and economic development. The summit is scheduled to hold on Wednesday 10th – Thursday 11th December 2014 at Sheraton Hotel Abuja.