15-16 MAY 2018

National Higher Education Forum

Abuja 2018

NICON LUXURY HOTEL, ABUJA
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15-16 MAY 2018

National Higher Education Forum

Abuja 2018

NICON LUXURY HOTEL, ABUJA
LEARN MORE
REGISTER
15-16 MAY 2018

National Higher Education Forum

Abuja 2018

NICON LUXURY HOTEL, Abuja
LEARN MORE
REGISTER

About

National Higher Education Forum

Who We Are

National Higher Education Forum is a private sector-driven platform designed to contribute in shaping Nigeria’s higher education policy direction, national innovation ecosystem and the overall economic prosperity of Nigeria.

Our Vision

To enable national innovation and prosperity.

Our Mission

To be an important multi-sectoral platform for driving forward Nigeria’s higher education institutions’ global competitiveness by supporting effective collaborative partnerships among key higher education stakeholders.

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Preliminary Schedule

Documentary Film “Rethinking Nigeria’s Higher Education”

09:35 - 09:45 AM

Welcome Address

Mallam Adamu Adamu / Honourable Minister of Education
09:45 - 11:00 AM

Growing value: Investing in academia-industry-government partnership model that works

Prof. K. Nyamapfen / President AUST
11:00 - 11:25 AM

Opening Keynote by the Vice President, Federal Republic Of Nigeria

Prof. Yemi Osinbajo (SAN) GCON / Vice President, Federal Republic of Nigeria
11:25 - 11:30 AM

Vote of Thanks

Odinaka Iloh / Facilitator
11:35 AM - 12:00 PM

Nigeria’s Higher Education in the eyes of National Assembly

Sen. Bukola Saraki / Senate President, Federal Republic of Nigeria
12:05 - 1:20 PM

Inter-ministerial Innovation and Policy Dialogue

Prof. Egbokhare & Dr. O. Okiti
1:20 - 1:50 PM

Budget for Education: A donation or an investment?

Ben Akabueze / DG, Budget Office of the Federation
1:50 - 2:35 PM

Understanding the dynamics and the modelling of innovation ecosystem

Prof. Umale Adikwu, / VC, Univ. of Abuja

From lab to mart: Effective ways of turning promising ideas into new products, services and industries.

Dr. David Adebimpe, / Founder Polymath Interscience, USA
3:15 - 4:15 PM

Quality assurance in the Nigerian higher education system

Prof. Ibrahim Garba / VC, ABU Zaria
09:35 - 09:45 AM

Welcome Address

Mallam Adamu Adamu / Honourable Minister of Education
09:45 - 11:00 AM

Growing value: Investing in academia-industry-government partnership model that works

Prof. K. Nyamapfen / President AUST
09:15 -10:30 AM

Rethinking Nigeria’s higher education: Innovation, global engagement & sustainable development

Prof. Juan Elegido
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Developing a more vibrant Intellectual capital regime and deepening a culture of intellectual capital appreciation - a national priority

Chair/Moderator Prof. B.C. Ozumba, / VC, University of Nigeria, Nsukka
11:30 AM – 12:15 PM

Innovative financing: The TETFund approach

Dr. A.B. Baffa / Executive Secretary, Tertiary Education Trust Fund
12:50 - 1:40 PM

Vocational, technical education & training: Too many youths, too little skills; how can we raise our game?

Chair/Moderator -Isa Mohammed / Rector, Kogi State Polytechnic
01:40 - 02:40 PM

Teaching and learning in today’s globalized world: Are we keeping up with the changes?

Prof. Garba D. Azare, / NTI

Venue & Info

08170598669

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NICON LUXURY HOTEL, Abuja

ADDRESS

info@nhef.org

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