CONFERENCES (SEMINARS & WORKSHOPS) ATTENDED OR FACILITATED

1. Co-organiser, Annual National Conference of the Horticultural Society of Nigeria. Ogun State University, Ago-Iwoye. April 1-4, 1996.

2. Participant, 1st National Research Network on Pilferage in Agriculture in Agriculture in Nigeria.
Ogun State University, Ago-Iwoye. November 13-16, 1996.

3. Participant, 3rd National Conference of Agricultural Extension Society of Nigeria, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife. March 4-6, 1997.

4. Participant, 4th National Conference of Agricultural Extension Society of Nigeria, University of Agriculture, Makurdi. June 16-19, 1998.

5. Participant, 1st National Research Conference and Network Meeting of CIAP in Nigeria, Ogun State University, Ago-Iwoye, 23 – 26 March, 1998.

6. Participant, Conference on Educational Development in Ogun State, Gateway Hotel, Ota, Nigeria September 24-26, 1998.

7. Co-organiser, International Roundtable Conference on Youth, Agriculture and Development in Africa. Nigeria Institute of Oceanography and Marine Research, Victoria Island, Lagos (Sponsored by CTA Netherlands). August 1 – 7, 1999.

8. Co-organiser, 2nd National Research Conference and Network Meeting of CIAP in Nigeria. Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, 3 – 7 May, 1999.

9. Participant, Annual National Conference of Agricultural Economists. Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife. 1999.

10. Participant, 5th National Conference of Agricultural Extension Society of Nigeria, University of Ibadan, Ibadan. April 10-12, 2000.

11. Participant, 3rd National Research Conference and Network Meeting of CIAP in Nigeria. Enugu State University of Science and Technology, Enugu. June 26 –30, 2000.

12. Participant, 10th National Conference of Nigerian Rural Sociological Association. Obafemi Awolowo University, February 2-10, 2000.

13. Participant, 6th National Conference of Agricultural Extension Society of Nigeria, Zaranda Hotel, Bauchi. August 19-21, 2001.

14. Participant, International Training Workshop for Rural Youth Leaders. Bavarian Farmers’ Union Training Centre, Herrsching, Germany (Sponsored by German Government under the patronage of FAO). June 26-July 12, 2002.

15. Co-organiser, 5th National Research Conference and Network Meeting of CIAP in Nigeria. Nigerian Institute of Social and Economic Research (NISER), Ibadan. December 12-14, 2002.

16. Co-organiser, 6th National Research Conference and Network Meeting of CIAP in Nigeria. Adeniran Ogunsanya College of Education, Ijanikin, Lagos State. October 13 – 16, 2003.

17. Participant, 7th National Conference of Agricultural Extension Society of Nigeria, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife. 2004.

18. Participant, 1st Southwest Agricultural Extension Society of Nigeria Workshop, Olabisi Onabanjo University, Iyewa Campus, Ogun State. December 1, 2004.

19. Participant, 2004 Session of Child and Youth Studies Institute, CODESRIA, Dakar, Senegal. October 4-29.

20. Participant, Methodology Workshop for Multinational Working Group on Citizenship and Identity in Contemporary Africa. August, 2005. CODESRIA, Dakar, Senegal.

21. Co-organiser, 7th National Research Conference and Network Meeting of CIAP in Nigeria.Tai Solarin University of Education, Ijebu-Ode, Ogun State. December 12-14, 2005.

22. Facilitator, Capacity building and induction workshop for newly recruited agricultural extension officers into the Osun State Local Government Service Commission. Local Government Service Commission Auditorium, Osun State Secretariat, Abere, Osogbo. May 23 – 27, 2006.

23. Facilitator, One- day capacity building workshop on grantsmanship for academic staff of Crawford University. Council Chamber, Crawford University, Igbesa. July 31, 2006.

24. Participant, Training workshop on counseling skills. Centre for Gender and Social Policy Studies, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife. September 28-31, 2006.

25. Participant, 14th Annual Congress of the Nigerian Rural Sociological Association. Olabisi Onabanjo University, College of Agricultural Sciences, Yewa Campus, Ayetoro Ogun State, Nigeria. 7th – 10th November, 2005.

26. Co-organiser, 14th Annual Congress of the Nigerian Rural Sociological Association. University of Ado-Ekiti , Ekiti State. 7th – 10th November, 2006.

27. Co-organiser, 8th National Research Conference and Network Meeting of CYIAP in Nigeria. University of Ilorin, Kwara State.27th -30th November, 2006

28. Participant, Review Workshop for Multinational Working Group on Citizenship and Identity in Contemporary Africa. December 4-5, 2006. CODESRIA, Dakar, Senegal.

29. Facilitator, 1st Annual Workshop of the Universities’ Academic and Administrators of the Apostolic Faith in Nigeria. August 13, 2007. Crawford University, Faith City, Igbesa, Nigeria.

30. Co-organiser, 15th Annual Congress of the Nigerian Rural Sociological Association. August 13 -17, 2007. Bowen university, Iwo.

31. Participant, 1st Annual International Conference on “Nigeria in the 21st Century: Issues and Challenges” Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Nigeria. September 5th -7th , 2007.

32. Co-organiser, 9th National Research Conference and Network Meeting of CYIAP in Nigeria. Federal College Education (Special), Oyo, Nigeria. 26th -29th November, 2007.

33. Participant, 5th African Population Conference, Arusha, Tanzania. December 10-14, 2007.

34. Facilitator, State-wide Multi-Enterprises Empowerment Workshop. March 1, 2008. Apostolic Faith Auditorium, Ibala, Ilesha, Osun State, Nigeria.

35. Facilitator, Workshop for Farm Assistants/ Attendants in the Teaching and Research Farm, Obafemi Awolowo University organized by the Staff Training & Development/ Industrial Relations Unit, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife held on Thursday, April 10, 2008 at Ogunbanjo Community Hall, OAU, Ile-Ife.

36. Facilitator, A Two-Day Empowerment Workshop for Members of Staff Due to Retire Between 2008 and 2010 organized by the Staff Training & Development/ Industrial Relations Unit, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife held from Wednesday 2nd to Thursday 3rd July, 2008 at Oduduwa Hall Main Bowl, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife.

37. Co-organiser and Facilitator, Series of Workshops on ICTs for Farm Productivity organized for Young animators, extension workers and farmers in Nigeria and Botswana (Between December 2010 and May 2011.

38. Co-organiser and Facilitator, Series of Workshops on Popularisation of Sunflowers among the smallholder farmers in Nigeria and Botswana (Between December 2010 and May 2011.

39. Facilitator, 1st International Conference on e-Agriculture for Farm Productivity and Poverty Alleviation in Africa held in Botswana College of Agriculture from September 27 to 29, 2011.

40. Participant, 2nd MRCI Workshop on “The Contribution of African Higher Education Institutions to Development and the Attainment of the MDGs: Experiences from the MRCI Projects” held at the Mensvic Hotel in Ghana, from Thursday 6th October to Friday 7th October, 2011.