FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

FLIGHT, TRAVEL AND VISA INFORMATION

Is travel included with my booking?


No, you must purchase your own plane ticket to Nigeria. We recommend arriving on Sunday, December 15, 2019 at the latest in order to get settled and ready for the activities starting on December 16, 2019.




When should I book my ticket?


We highly recommend that you book your flight sooner rather than later. Plane ticket costs range from $900+ - 2000+ USD. Flight costs go up as December approaches, so book your flight sooner rather than later.




Is my visa application included with the fee?


No, you must apply for a business visa at HERE




Do I need a letter of invitation to obtain my visa?


Within 14 days of your deposit you will receive a letter of invitation that will allow you to get a business or a travel visa to Nigeria




Do I need shots?


Yes! You will need to have all necessary shots and medications before you arrive to Nigeria. There are several places to get shots, however, AGN recommends the Weil Cornell Travel Medicine Clinic, if you live in New York City.




Will I have Wifi when I land?


It depends, it is likely that you will not have wifi when you land at the airport, If arriving on December 15, 2019, we will have arrangements for you (you will have to wait for other attendees to arrive as well). If you do have wifi, you should connect with your international carrier when you arrive and then buy data from the local data centers (it is much cheaper to by wifi from local carriers). You should also let your carrier know in advance that you are traveling to Nigeria as to not incur additional costs.





FLIGHT, TRAVEL AND VISA INFORMATION

Is travel included with my booking?


No, you must purchase your own plane ticket to Nigeria. We recommend arriving on Sunday, December 15, 2019 at the latest in order to get settled and ready for the activities starting on December 16, 2019.




When should I book my ticket?


We highly recommend that you book your flight sooner rather than later. Plane ticket costs range from $900+ - 2000+ USD. Flight costs go up as December approaches, so book your flight sooner rather than later.




Is my visa application included with the fee?


No, you must apply for a business visa at HERE




Do I need a letter of invitation to obtain my visa?


Within 14 days of your deposit you will receive a letter of invitation that will allow you to get a business or a travel visa to Nigeria




Do I need shots?


Yes! You will need to have all necessary shots and medications before you arrive to Nigeria. There are several places to get shots, however, AGN recommends the Weil Cornell Travel Medicine Clinic, if you live in New York City.




Will I have Wifi when I land?


It depends, it is likely that you will not have wifi when you land at the airport, If arriving on December 15, 2019, we will have arrangements for you (you will have to wait for other attendees to arrive as well). If you do have wifi, you should connect with your international carrier when you arrive and then buy data from the local data centers (it is much cheaper to by wifi from local carriers). You should also let your carrier know in advance that you are traveling to Nigeria as to not incur additional costs.





ACCOMMODATIONS

Where are attendees staying?


Registered attendees will stay at the Sheraton Four points in Lagos, VI (the Manhattan of Nigeria).




Are meals included with my registration?


Breakfast is included if you are staying at the AGN selected hotel, the Sheraton which is included in the “Business and Accomodations” registration.Lunch and dinner is on your own




What if I have my own accommodations?


If it is your first time in Nigeria we highly recommend that you stay at the hotel. However, if you have your own accommodations, please register with the “business” ticket. All trip pickups and drop offs will be at the Sheraton Hotel.




What if I want to share a room but don’t know anyone that is attending the trip, will you match me with someone?


Yes, closer to the time of the trip, we will pair individuals that are coming by themselves.





BUSINESS ACTIVITIES

When and where are the events?


Business activities will take place daily from 10AM- 4PM. Except for the real estate tour and summit (8AM sharp).




How will I get to each location?


AGN will arrange all travel accommodations related to the business summit. All private shuttles will pick up attendees at the Sheraton.




If I am running late, can we meet you at the location?


Not necessarily. Most events are not happening in one place. We will be on the go a lot. It’s best to arrive early and be ready to go! If you arrive late, you will likely forfeit your opportunity to attend the event that day.




Do I need to bring cash?


Yes, can exchange some money before you arrive, but you can also withdraw cash from reputable banks. Some venues accept mobile payments as well, but you will primarily be using cash. You should also let your bank know in advance that you are traveling, so that you do not have any issues.





NETWORKING/PARTIES

When will everyone get together?


AGN will arrange an event kick off and closing for registered attendees




Are parties included with the registration?


The cost of admission for parties, concerts and other activities are not included with in your registration fee. However, AGN will provide a list of events, concerts and activities to participate in during the trip.





ADDITIONAL QUESTIONS AND INFORMATION:

When and where are the events?


Business activities will take place daily from 10AM- 4PM. Except for the real estate tour and summit (8AM sharp).




How will I get to each location?


AGN will arrange all travel accommodations related to the business summit. All private shuttles will pick up attendees at the Sheraton.




If I am running late, can we meet you at the location?


Not necessarily. Most events are not happening in one place. We will be on the go a lot. It’s best to arrive early and be ready to go! If you arrive late, you will likely forfeit your opportunity to attend the event that day.




Do I need to bring cash?


Yes, can exchange some money before you arrive, but you can also withdraw cash from reputable banks. Some venues accept mobile payments as well, but you will primarily be using cash. You should also let your bank know in advance that you are traveling, so that you do not have any issues.





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