The Nigerian Society of Engineers Ikeja Branch under the leadership of Engr Funmi Akingbagbohun is all but set for the 2nd edition of Adigun Arewa mentoring Scheme coming up on July 25th 2020 and will organised both online (via Zoom ) and at offline (Ralph Alabi Engineering Centre,) simultaneously.
Initiated in 2019 in honour of late Engr. Mustapha Adigun Arewa, the scheme aimed at providing supports for the young engineers towards their career development and also creating avenue for the accomplished engineers to share knowledge and insights on varying issues affecting the industry.
The theme of this year Edition is: Young Engineers; The Catalyst for National Development.
The event will be graced by the Deputy Governor of Ogun state, Engr Noimot Salako-Oyedele, who is the Special Guest of honour at the event; while Engr Aramide Adeyoye, SA, Works and Infrastructures Lagos, and Engr Oludotun Taiwo, Ogun state commissioner for Rural Development are the Chief Mentors. The Vice President of NSE and Special Adviser to Osun State Governor on Water Resources and Energy, Engr Adeniran Ibitoye and Engr Abiodun Awe, MD. McBey Ltd are Guests of Honour.
The event, which will be chaired by NSE President Engr Babagana will also have panelists comprising experienced engineers such as Managing Partner, Arup Nigeria and former Nigerian Chairman of Nigerian Institution of Structural Engineers, Engr Adekunle Adebajo; Engr Yetunde Holloway, Vice President WFEO; and Engr Femi Akarakiri, SA, Energy and mineral Resources Ondo State.
The event will be organised with strict adherent to COVID 19 protocol and this will also hold online via zoom. Bellow are the details of the event as you can join via Zoom
Adigun Arewa Mentorship Programme.
Theme: Young Engineers; The Catalyst for National Development.
Date/Time: Saturday, July 25, 2020 11:00 AM West Central Africa
Register in advance for this meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZwoc-uprT8uGtSSFeiGvF-HFGDxP3vqFRZe
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.
Last year, the inaugural edition held with the Branch heralding new opportunities for young engineers. you can read report below.
By Isqil Najim