• Day 01 10 Mar 2020
  • Day 02 11 Mar 2020
  • Day 03 12 Mar 2020

Expo Opening Times

Expo Hall

Official Opening Ceremony / Keynote

Welcome Address
Engr. Mansur Ahmed
President, Manufacturers Association of Nigeria
Welcome remarks
Prof Hassaini Doko Ibrahim
Director General, Raw Material Research & Development Council
Host State Address
His Excellency, Mr. Babajide Sanwoolu
Executive Governor, Lagos State
Host Ministries Address
Chief Niyi Adebayo
Honourable Minister, Industry, Trade and Investment
Dr Ogbonnaya Onu
Honourable Minister, Ministry of Science & Technology
Goodwill Messages
Alhaji Sabo Nanono
Honourable Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development
Hajiya Zainab Ahmed
Honourable Minister of Finance, Budget & Planning
Dr. Olamilekan Adegbite
Honourable Minister of Mines and Steel Development
Introductory Address
Mrs. Oyeyimika Adeboye
Managing Director, Cadbury Nigeria Plc
Mr. Christos Giannapolous
Group Managing Director, PZ Cussons Plc
Keynote Address
His Excellency, Prof Yemi Osinbajo SAN GCON
Vice President, Federal Republic of Nigeria
Conference Theatre

Official Ribbon Cutting

Expo Hall

Expo Floor Tour

Expo Hall

VIP Tea Break

Meeting Room

mPAD Session (Stakeholders Forum)

Oba Otudeko CFR
Chairman, Honeywell Group
Main Objective

Getting set for Globalization 4.0, Nigeria must tap immensely the opportunities the Fourth Industrial Revolution presents to remain competitive and develop.


The current and developing environment in which disruptive technologies and trends such as Blockchain; Internet of Things; Machine Learning; Artificial Intelligence; Driverless car and Augmented Realty, among others, would dictate the pace of development among nations. Therefore, the need to start using technology to produce our own food, products and other indigenous innovations becomes imperative so that we do not end up dependent on developed countries.

Key Discussion Points

  • Role of research & development in driving systemic change for industrial renaissance.
  • Improving our educational curricula for greater participation in Science & Technology?
  • Information technology as a driving force for sustainable industrial development
  • Developmental Industrial changes as a sign of transformation using Internet of Things (IoT)
  • The wave of technological advancement in raw materials development, production, management and governance
    Availability of local raw materials; The raw material supply chain, linking the cart & the horse; the journey so far in locating the raw materials by the manufacturers.
  • Using disruptive technology in boosting production through enhancement of local raw material.
  • Indigenous Human Capital Development: Are we ready for the 4th Industrial Revolution?
  • Investment Opportunities & Foreign Participation in Raw Materials & Manufacturing Development
  • Future Trends & Emerging Technologies in Manufacturing – Advanced Manufacturing: Where are we?
  • Speaker: Presentation/Abstract
    Mr. Adebayo Sanni
    Managing Director, Oracle Nigeria
    Mr. Leo Stan Eke
    Chairman, Zinox Technologies Ltd
    Mr Gbolahan Lawal
    Managing Director, Gil Automations Ltd
    Prof Hassaini Doko Ibrahim
    Director General, RMRDC
    Mr Dipo Faulkner
    Country General Manager, IBM Nigeria
    Mrs. Juliet Anammah
    CEO, Jumia Nigeria
    Mrs. Juliet Ehumuan
    Country Director, West Africa at Google
    Next steps and solutions feedback
    Q&A from Participants
    Meeting Room
    Main Objective

    Nigeria Industrial Space: Challenges and Prospects, Stimulating Manufacturing Growth by understanding what lies ahead.

    Key Discussion Points

  • Getting the best out of the Africa Continental Free Trade Area Agreement (AfCFTA)
  • Delayed infrastructural development: a disincentive to industrial growth
  • Meeting Global standards in raw material development for industrial use
  • Production of quality products: Regulatory demands
  • Promotion of Buy Made-in-Nigeria Products: the role of Government in stimulating economic growth
  • Understanding Government procurement framework
  • Speaker: Presentation/Abstract
    Mazi Sam Ohuabunwa OFR
    Founder, SOFEE
    Chief Ede Dafinone
    Chairman, MAN Export Group
    Prof Moji Christiana Adeyeye
    Director General, NAFDAC
    Mr. Mamman Ahmadu, FNIQS
    Director General, Bureau of Public Procurement
    Dr. Tunde Irukera
    Director General, Federal Competition & Consumer Protection Commission
    Mr Segun Ajayi-Kadir
    Director General, Manufacturers Association of Nigeria
    Prof Hassaini Doko Ibrahim
    Director General, RMRDC
    Next steps and solutions feedback
    Q&A from Participants
    Meeting Room

    Raw Material Showcase: Special Focus on Resources & Incentives for Investors


    Display of natural raw materials from different organisations and also amongst the states. Interested Raw Material Producers and State Government delegates will be offered airtime to make presentation about the raw materials they produce, and state government will showcase the resources available in their respective states in commercial quantities and the incentives available to encourage investors/investments in resource-based manufacturing.

    Conference Theatre

    mPAD Lunch

    Conference Theatre

    Close of Expo day one

    Conference Theatre

    Amazons in Manufacturing *(2020 AIM)
    (Women Entrepreneurs in Manufacturing Vol 3.)

    Fourth Industrial Revolution: the role of women as key elements in attaining sustainable socio-economic development

    Hajiya Bola Shagaya
    Founder/CEO, Bolmus International Group
    Mrs. Nkechi Obi
    Executive Vice Chairman, Techno Oil Ltd
    Presentation / Abstract
    Mrs. Ibukun Awosika
    Chairman, Sokoa Chair Centre
    Princess Layo Okeowo
    CEO, FAE Ltd
    Mrs. Adenike Ogunlesi
    CEO, Ruff & Tumble
    Tara Fela-Durotoye
    CEO, House of Tara
    Ndidi Nwuneli
    Founder, Aace Foods Ltd
    Mrs. Ifeyinwa Ighodalo
    CEO, Designs Options Ltd
    Conference Theatre

    Masterclass Session
    Production Process for Industrial Starch Using Non-Food Sources (A Case for Tubers of Tacca Leontopetaloides

    Creates a manufacturing perspective in value-addition through the processing of selected resource endowments from start to finish as a proof of the feasibility and viability of establishing resource-based manufacturing industries in line with global best practices.

    Prof. O. O. Kunle
    National Institute For Pharmaceutical Research and Development
    Conference Theatre

    Technical Seminars
    Raw Materials Sourcing, Exploitation & Development


    Challenges and prospects of sourcing for Raw Materials for manufacturing purpose: Experience Sharing with Nestle Nigeria Plc.

    Akinnigbagbe Oluyomi
    Strategic Buyer, Nestle Nigeria Plc
    Focus 2

    The Conservation and Sustainably Exploitation of The Oceans, Seas and Marines Resources for Sustainable Development.

    Dr. R. Bamidele, UNIDO
    Focus 3

    Zero-Waste Concept and the Use of Mobile Processing Equipment for Cassava Value Chain.

    Dr. Chrysantus Akem
    TAAT Program Coordinator, IITA
    Focus 4

    Prospects for exploitation and Development of Mineral Raw Materials

    Dr. Umar Bamali
    Q&A from Participants
    Conference Theatre

    Renewable Energy & Energy Efficiency: Costs and Benefits

    Engr. Ibrahim Usman
    Chairman, Manufacturers Power Development Company Limited
    Presentation / Abstract
    Mr. Ahmed Ismail
    CEO, 3E Power & Logistics Services Ltd
    James A. Momoh
    Chairman/CEO, Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission
    Eli Jibadere Bale
    Director General, Energy Commission of Nigeria (ECN) Managing Director, Shell Gas Nigeria
    Lande Abudu
    Executive Secretary, Renewable Energy Association of Nigeria
    Ritu Sahajwalla
    CEO, Greenville LNG Co. Ltd, Ritu
    Conference Theatre

    Masterclass Demonstration 2
    Applications of Ceramics Raw Materials in Manufacturing: The Past, Present and Future

    Prof. Eguakhide Patrick Oaikhinan
    Director, Industrial Chemical and Mineral Department (ICMD), RMRDC
    Conference Theatre

    Lean Manufacturing for Operational Excellence

    Otunba Francis Meshioye
    Executive Director, JMG Ltd
    Presentation / Abstract
    Jayanth Murthy
    Managing Director/CEO, Kaizen Institute Africa
    Mr. Mukul Mathur
    Country Head, Olam Nigeria
    Mr. Taiwo Adeniyi
    Managing Director, Vitafoam Nig. Plc
    Mr. Jamiu Yusuf
    CEO, Glodaris Technologies
    Mrs. Azuka Okeke
    Regional Director, Africa Resource Centre for Supply Chain CEO, Dorman Long Engineering Ltd
    Conference Theatre

    Raffle Draw - Prize giveaway

    Conference Theatre