Conference Agenda

  

Theme:Optimizing the value chain in the manufacturing sector to ensure sustainable growth and competitiveness

 

                               Agenda Day 1: Tuesday, 12th March 2019

09:30-17:00

                                           Session 1.01
                                      Opening Keynote

 

Expo hall

 

 

10:00-11:30

·         Organisers’ Welcome:

Event Manager- Joseph Oru, Clarion Events West Africa

 

·         Event Patrons Address:

Engr. Ahmed Mansur, President, Manufacturers Association of Nigeria.

Dr. Hussaini Doko Ibrahim, Director-General, Raw material research and development council.

 

Host Ministry Address:

·         Dr. Okechukwu Enelamah, Honorable Minster, Ministry of industry, Trade & Investment

·         Honourable Minister of Babatunde Raji Fashola (SAN),Honorable Minister, Ministry of Power, Works & Housing

·         Hon. Abubakar Bawa Bwari, Honorable Minster of Mines and steel development

·         Chief Audu Ogbeh (OFR), Honourable Minister of Agriculture & Rural Development

Introductory Address: Mr John Coumantaros, Chairman, Flourmill Nigeria

Keynote Address: His Excellency, Prof Yemi Osinbajo SAN, GCON, Vice President, Federal Republic of Nigeria

Conference Theatre

11:45

Official Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

 

Conference Theatre

12:00

 Expo Floor Tour

 

Expo hall

13:00-14:15

 Session 1.02 Conference Session

Raw Material Showcase

 

mPAD (CEO FORUM)

Chairperson:

Engr. Mansur Ahmed, President, Manufacturers Association of Nigeria.

 

Special focus on Resources, raw materials and R&D Breakthroughs by State governments, Universities/ R&D Institutions and Organized private sector.

1. RAW MATERIALS RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL.

2. FORESTRY RESEARCH INSTITUTE OF NIGERIA. 

3. INSTITUTE OF AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH AND TRAINING 

4. FEDERAL INSTITUTE OF INDUSTRIAL RESEARCH OSHODI

5. NIGERIAN COMMODITY EXCHANGE

6. NATIONAL AGENCY FOR FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION CONTROL

7. COVENANT UNIVERSITY OTA

8. CAVA II, FUNAAB

9. STAR AUTO

10. OGUN STATE GOVERNMENT 

11. NEXIM BANK

12. YABA COLLEGE OF TECHNOLOGY 

13. ETA-ZUMA 

14. ABUJA ENTERPRISE AGENCY 

Promoting manufacturing through improved transport Infrastructure

SPEAKER: Presentation/Abstract: Mr Hassan Bello, Executive Secretary/CEO, Nigeria Shippers Council

Discussants:

Mrs Zaheera Baba-Ari, Managing Director/CEO, Nigeria Commodity Exchange

Chief Increase Uche, President, National Association of Government Approved Freight Forwarders (NAGAFF).

Otunba Francis Meshioye, Executive Director, JMG Limited

Mr Paul. M. Gbededo, Group Managing Director, Flourmill Nigeria

 

Next steps and solutions feedback: Q&A from participants

Exploring new innovations and technologies to grow and sustain manufacturing value chain in Nigeria

SPEAKER: Presentation/Abstract: Prof L.O Sanni, Deputy Vice Chancellor(development), Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta.

Discussants:

Dr. Hussaini Doko Ibrahim, Director General, RMRDC

Engr. Prof. M. S. Haruna, Executive vice-chairman/chief executive, National Agency for Science and Engineering Infrastructure (NASENI).

Mr Jelani Aliyu, Director General, National Automotive Design and Development Council (NADDC)

Dr. DanAzumi Mohammed Ibrahim, Director General, The National Office for Technology Acquisition and Promotion (NOTAP).

Next steps and solutions feedback: Q&A from participants

14:30-15:00

Schneider Electric Session

Schneider Electric workshop: Exploring real-time digital transformation with EcoStruxure Asset Advisor

Speaker: Nnadozie Ogbuehi, Services Manager, Schneider Electric Anglophone West Africa.

 

15:15-15:45

Harnessing business opportunities in Indonesia through NICCI,

Speaker: Mr Ishmael Balogun, President, The Nigerian-Indonesian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (NICCI)

 

 

 

DAY TWO  Session 2.0

 

10:00- 10:45

Raw Material Showcase (2)

Special focus on Resources, raw materials and R&D Breakthroughs by State governments, Universities/ R&D Institutions and Organized private sector.

11:00-11:45

The internet of things (IIOT) for the manufacturing industry

How is IIOT driving digital transformation of the manufacturing industry?

Utilising IIOT to improve process, efficiency, productivity and performances.  

Chairperson

Dr Ifeanyi Okoye, CEO, Juhel Nigeria

Presentation: Engr Olusola Aluko, Regional Business Line Manager (Sub-sahara Africa), Atlas copco

Discussants:

Mr. Christophe Begat, Managing Director, Schneider Electric Anglophone West Africa

Dr. Nino Ozara, Production director, Honeywell Nigeria

Mr Jonathan Onigbinde, CEO, Nigerian Associated Best Foods Limited

 

12:00-12:45

Trade Facilitation: Overcoming the supply chain challenges facing businesses

Presentation: Prof. Mado Obiora, Director General, African center for supply chain

Discussants:

Lynch Andrew, Managing Director, Mediterranean Shipping Company

Nosa. D. Afe, Managing Director, LX Global

Wale Temowo, Senior Vice President, Hont Global Services,

 

12:45-13:15

                      Networking Tea Break

 

13:15-13:45

Raw Material Forum

Masterclass Demonstration 1

Development of Industrial Grade Talc for Chemical & Pharmaceutical Sector.

Demonstrator: Dr. Muhammed Buga, Director, Industrial chemicals & Mineral Department. RMRDC

Dr Stella. A. Emmanuel, Senior research fellow, SHESTCO

 

14:00-14:45

Discussion panel: Effective Marketing for Businesses: A Pathway to Success

This session is an overview of proven marketing tactics for manufacturing employees needing to improve sales leads, win rates and revenue.

Guest Speaker- Steve Babaeko, CEO, X3M Ideas

Discussants:

Mr. Lampe Omoyele, Chief Operating Officer, Nitro 121

Lanre Adisa- Chief creative Officer, Noah's Ark Communications

Charles Nnochori- Marketing Manager, Pz cussons

Idorenyen Enang – Chief Executive Officer, Corporate Shepherds Limited

 

15:00-16:00

Women Entrepreneur in Manufacturing (WEIM)

Exceptional Executives: women who are leading the way

This session will feature female manufacturers discussing;

Dawn and rise of women in the manufacturing Sector

Supportive measures for women in the manufacturing sector

 

Chairperson: Mrs. Nkechi Obi, MON, FNIM, Executive Vice Chairman, Techno oil

Presentation: Yinka Ogunde, CEO, Edumark Consult

Discussants

Arc. Alero Imo, Managing director, Cyrus kingdom Development company

Monalisa ABIMBOLA AZEH, CEO, Mona Matthews

Barr Eboh blessing – Chairwoman, Association of women shoemakers and leatherworks.

Temitope Iluyemi – Director, Procter and Gamble

 

 

 

 

 

               DAY THREE              Sesssion 3:0

 

 

10:00-10:45

Raw Material Forum

 

Masterclass 2

Enhancing value addition to vegetable oil through local production of soap noodles

Presenter: Dr. Moses Omojola, Former Director, Industrial chemical and mineral Department (ICMD) RMRDC

 

11:00-11:45

Financial Support mechanisms available to businesses

What tools are available to help manufacturers: Understanding how government can assist manufacturers & what incentives, investment and financing solutions are available

  Speakers

Development bank of Nigeria: Mr Bonaventure Okhaimo, Chief Operating Officer

Nigerian Export – Import Bank (NEXIM)

SMEDAN

Bank of Industry (BOI)

 

12:00-12:45

Competing in a global market (is your factory holding you back?)

What are you doing to increase your competitiveness? Are you upgrading your facilities?

Guest Speakers:

Mr Segun Awolowo- Managing Director, Nigeria Export Promotion Council

Ms.. Yewande Sadiku, Executive Secretary/CEO, Nigeria Investment Promotion Council

 

Discussants

Mr Segun Ajayi-Kadir, - Director General, MAN

Prof Mojisola Christianah Adeyeye, Director General, NAFDAC

Mr Osita Anthony Aboloma, Director General, Standards Organization of Nigeria

 

 

13:00-14:30

 

 

 

Technical Session

RAW MATERIAL SOURCING & UTILIZATION

Export Potentials for resource-based value-added semi & finished products.

Presenter: Mr Abba Bello, Managing Director/CEO Nexim

Production & export prospects for cashew nutshell liquid

Demonstrator: Mr Tunde Odunuga, MD/CEO Abod success investment limited

Leather; Not a final product

Presenter: Mr Bello Yakasai, MD/CEO, Bay Enterprises Ltd. Kano

 

14:30- 15:00

Remark: Dr. Hussaini Doko Ibrahim, Director-General, Raw material research and development council

Special Remark: Dr. Okechukwu Enelamah, Honorable Minister, Federal Ministry of industry, Trade & Investment

Votes of thanks: Mr Segun Ajayi-Kadir, - Director General, MAN