Business Leaders Innovation Masterclass (BLIMC)

Programme Overview

Businesses will not be sustainable without innovative ideas. The world is facing so many seeming insurmountable problems. These problems can only be solved with innovation and passion. Innovation yields value creation that enables businesses increase chances of success. Therefore, there is a need to develop in business leaders the capacity to harness the power of creativity, innovation and productivity for sustainability.

In this 3-day programme, business leaders will learn how best to recognise viable opportunities ignited by changes in technology, regulation and shifts in consumer preferences. They will also learn how to create a culture that encourages creativity for innovation to thrive; investing in future growth prospects while managing risk; know when to drive aggressive innovation. It promises to be the most rewarding INNOVATION master class in the continent.


Senior Managers/Executives/CEOs

Class size

Each class size will be a maximum of 20 participants.


Call for applications from prospective applicants will commence in February and close on 30th April of every year. Application must be accompanied by 3 referees report. Prospective applicants are encouraged to get more details on the DLI website before applying.

Programme Period

November of every year

Programme Location

Port Harcourt, Lagos and Abuja.

Intended for

Senior Managers/Executives/CEOs


N150,000 or Scholarship


3 Days


November of every year

Class size

20 participants


Lagos | Rivers | Abuja