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Nigeria Business Event

At this event you will learn all you need to know about Nigeria, including vital information about laws and regulations, commercial opportunities, money matters and safety. Dutch companies already active in the country will share their experiences with you. There will also be 4 workshops about culture, legislation, payments and safety, as well as such promising sectors as horticulture & agriculture and healthcare.


  1. Horticulture & Agrifood, by FME & NABC
    From 4 to 7 November 2015 FME, NABC and the Dutch embassy in Nigeria are organising an Agrifood and Horticulture Trade Mission to Nigeria on the initiative of the Netherlands Enterprise Agency ( This workshop provides information on the horticulture & agriculture sector in Nigeria. Hans Willem van de Waal of TASTE will share the most important results of the recent horticulture study with you.
  2. Legal and financial safety issues, by Sander Derksen, Tax Practice Manager KPMG
    What must you be aware of when venturing into the Nigerian market? This workshop looks at the practical aspects involved, such as financial safety issues, licences and legal forms for businesses. A live connection with KPMG in Lagos will enable you to obtain direct information from Nigeria.
  3. Do’s & Don’ts in Nigeria, by the Dutch embassy and entrepreneur Joop van der Vinne
    The Dutch embassy in Nigeria and entrepreneur Joop van der Vinne will cast light on living and working in Nigeria. They will answer all your questions about practical and cultural matters. What you can do and what you can’t do, and how to do business safely in Nigeria.
  4. Life Science & Health sector in Nigeria, by PharmAccess
    PharmAccess and other experts will discuss the developments in the healthcare sector in Nigeria. PharmAccess boasts a presence of many years in Nigeria and recently conducted a study of the country’s health sector. This workshop will focus on the recent developments in the sector, as well as the opportunities for the Dutch private and public sector to make their contribution.
The Netherlands Enterprise Agency ( and the Chamber of Commerce (KvK) are organising this event.



  • 13:00 – 13:30 Walk-in and registration
  • 13:30 – 14:00 Opening
  • 14:00 – 15:00 Plenary session
  • 15:00 – 15:30 Interval
  • 15:30 – 16:15 Workshops (round 1)
  • 16:30 – 17:15 Workshops (round 2)
  • 17:30 – 17:45 Wrap-up
  • 17:45 – 19:00 Networking and drinks



You can register using the online registration form. Please indicate on the registration form which workshops you wish to attend. Questions about this event can be emailed to Anja Roymans.


Event details

Nigeria Business Event
From October 15, 2015
Till October 15, 2015
NABC events
Networking reception
KvK, Rotterdam, Netherlands