The Oluyole Branch of the Nigerian Society of Engineers will be having its maiden Public Lecture on 15th February 2018. The Theme of the Lecture is “Implementation of Infrastructure MasterPlan for Accelerated Rural Development.” The erudite Prof Toyin Ashiru, Group Managing Director/ Chief Executive Officer, Tricontinental Group would present the Keynote Address.
The Event is scheduled as follows:
Date: February 15 2018
Venue: Felicia Hall, Jogor Centre, Ibadan
Time: 11.00 am prompt.
Some of the Special Guests expected at the event are: Engr Ifedayo Akintunde, the winner of WFEO Medal of Engineering Excellence and a former President of Nigerian Society of Engineers; Engr Adekunle Mokuolu, The President of Nigerian Society of Engineers. While Blder. Abimbola Kolade, the Oyo State Commissioner for Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs is the Special Guest of Honour.
NSE Oluyole Branch was inaugurated in August 2017 as Engr Ademola Agoro was elected the pioneer Chairman of the Branch. The Branch has since hit the ground running to serve its growing membership base.
About the Guest Speaker Prof. Toyin Ashiru
Toyin Ashiru is the Managing Director of Tricontinental Group. He is a distinguished Materials and Metallurgical Engineer with more than 30 years of diverse professional experiences that include academia, consulting and project management. He is well recognized for his works in the oil, gas, refining, and petrochemical industries that span through Nigeria, UK, USA, and the Middle East.
Prof. Ashiru holds proprietary patent right from the World Intellectual Property Organization. He also holds USA, British, European and Brazilian patents for products and systems that he invented. A notable invention by him is the first known sophisticated microprobe devise for in situ detection of steel cracking in sour petroleum production operations.
He has received merit awards and citations worldwide in recognition of his work, including an acknowledgment in the USA as a “Professional with Extraordinary Ability”; and listings in Who is Who in the World; and the Dictionary of International Biography. He was the recipient of the prestigious Distinguished Innovator Award of the Association of Tin Producing Countries (ATPC) for his invention of electroplated tin-zinc alloy coating system for corrosion protection equipment and vessels in saline marine and offshore oil production environments. He is on the board of various professional bodies and has served as the editor of reputable technical journals.
Engineers, General Public are invited. Admission is free. For more information call 08038339449, 08060236910.
See you there!
Announcer: Engr. Adegbayo Olaide MNSE, Publicity Secretary.