NOTAP- ISESCO Regional Workshop on Integrating Technology Foresight for Sustainable Development

The National Office for Technology Acquisition and Promotion a parastatal under the Federal Ministry of Science and Technology (FMST) in collaboration with Islamic Education, Scientific and Cultural Organization (ISESCO) organizes a Regional Workshop on "Integrating Technology Foresight for Sustainable Development"

Workshop Objectives:

  • Creating synergies on the future of science, technology and innovation for economic development.
  • Creating the plat form to coordinate R&D plans and Science and Technology forecasts.
  • Trigger the production of highly qualified human capital to meet the needs of emerging technologies.
  • Develop consensus on research priorities, shared vision on the future of science and technology for development.
  • Outline future strategies of technology, commercialization, transfer and promotion in line with the global norms.

Target Audience:

Scientists, Researchers, the Academia, Public and Private Innovation Institutions, the Organized Private Sector (OPS), Non-Governmental and Non-Profit Making Organizations and Development Partners.

Paper Presentation: 

Renowned speakers and practitioners from within and outside Nigeria.

                Date:                      Wednesday 23rd  - Friday 25th February 2011

                Venue:                   Reiz Continental Hotel, Abuja, Nigeria

                Time:                      9.00 am each day

Admission:  Strictly by invitation. 

Application for attendance is closed.