The Managing Director, BAMSAT Nigeria Limited, and 3 time vice president of Nigerian Society of Engineers, Engr Margaret Aina Oguntala has been scheduled to chair International Conference being organised by School of Engineering ,Yaba College of Technology, Yaba, Lagos.
The event is coming up between 14-16th September 2021 with the theme: Sustainable utilization of local potentials for Scientific, Technological and Engineering innovations at Yusuf Grillo Hall Yaba College of technology. It will be also transmitted virtually. The Conference was postponed last year August due to Covid-19.
The Managing Director of Nigerian Railway Corporation, Fidet Edentalen Okhiria will be presenting keynote Address while Prof. Tunde Victor Ojumu, of Cape Peninsula University of technology, South Africa will present the lead paper.
This is as the representatives of School of Engineering, Yaba College of Technology recently paid a courtesy visit to the Headquarters of Kenols Engineering Limited in Lagos.
The meeting which was hosted by the Managing Director of the company, Engr Olu Ogunduyile also had in attendance, Engr Margaret Aina Oguntala: with Dean, School of Engineering, Engr. Dr A. O Onasanya who lead the YABATECH delegation. Also in attendance are, the Chairman of the Conference Planning Committee, Engr I. O. Ajiboshin, Engr .Dr O. A. Adesina, and Engr Femi Adedotun.
Speaking at the meeting, the Dean, School of Engineering noted that the choice of Engr Oguntala was based on her antecedents and contribution to the education development.
Engr. Oguntala, in her response, stated that she was honoured to be chosen by the foremost Polytechnic to Chair the International Conference. In her words ” I consider it an honour and a call to service. I will play the part to the best of my ability as always and also support the program in every other way that I can”.
The management of the Kenol Nigeria Ltd led by his MD/CEO stated his willingness to collaboration with school of Engineering and to support the incoming conference in all ramifications
KENOL Nigeria Limited is an internationally recognized engineering company with locations within and outside Nigeria. It specializes in the area of Electrical, Mechanical and Communication Engineering. It has undertaken various landmark projects within out outside Nigeria.
Reports by Isqil Najim