Sanni, L.O’s Awards

PRIZES, HONOURS, NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL RECOGNITION
• Mentor, International Union of Food Science and Technology Ed Food Dehydration forum (http://www.iufost.org/forum/), July 2009 till date.
• Resource Person, Train the Trainer Workshop on Cassava Processing and Product Development by Unleashed the Power of Cassava in Africa Project, IITA/Sierra Leone Root and Tuber Crop Research Station/Food Research Institute, Pokuase, Ghana, 14-16 July, 2009
• Resource Person, Train the Trainer Workshop on Cassava Processing and Product Development by Unleashed the Power of Cassava in Africa Project, IITA/Sierra Leone Agricultural Research Institutes, SLARI, Freetown, 9-13 June 2009
• Resource Person (Advance Instrumentation and its sustainability) for UNAAB EMC 2nd in-house training workshop for technologists, Julius Okojie Lecture Theatre, University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, 12 March 2009.
• Resource Person (writing a winning research grant proposal) for the Federal College of Education Training Workshop on Empirical Research, Abeokuta, Nigeria, 3 March 2009
• Attended Roundtable on university-Firm Interaction in Nigeria at the Seminar Room of the Nigerian Institute of Social and Economic Research (NISER), Ibadan, Nigeria, 19 February, 2009
• Resource Person for the training of Unemployed graduates/Youth as Special Agricultural Extension Service Providers by the Federal Government of Nigeria via Federal College of Agriculture, Akure, 18 December 2008
CGIAR Award Regional Technology Development in Sub Saharan Africa, 2 Dec 2008
• Fellow, Nigerian Institute of Food Science and Technology (NIFST) 16 October 2008.
• Vice President 2, Nigerian Institute of Food Science and Technology (NIFST) October 2008 till date.
• Secretary, Nigerian Institute of Food Science and Technology (NIFST) Foundation, 2007-2008.
• Visiting Fellow, Greenwich University/Natural Resources Institute, Uk, June 2008 to date. http://74.125.77.132/search?q=cache:G8gGTFV-b9cJ:www.gre.ac.uk/__data/assets/word_doc/0008/242477/Court-minutes-21-10-08.doc+Sanni+Lateef+Natural+Resources+Institute&cd=12&hl=en&ct=clnk&gl=il
• Task force Member for the implementation of 10% inclusion of cassava flour in bread, with the Office of the Special Assistant to the President on Food Security, Abuja, February 2007.
• Outstanding Award-2006 Academic Accomplishment by Junior Chambers International, Abeokuta, 2 October, 2006, Gateway Hotel, Abeokuta, Nigeria
• Outstanding Alumni 2006 by UNAAB Alumni Association, Lagos Chapter, Paragon Hotel, Ikeja, Lagos, 1st October 2006
• Outstanding Award – 2005 Annual Performance Appraisal Exercise, International Institute of Tropical Agriculture, Ibadan, Nigeria
• The most Outstanding Alumnus Award-2005 presented by UNAAB Alumni Association at the 10th Anniversary, Gateway Hotel, Abeokuta, 14 January 2006.
• Best Oral Presenter at the 7th African Crops Science Conference organized by African Crops Science Society, Entebbe, Uganda, 5-9 December 2005.
• Editorial Member, International Journal of Food Science and Technology, 2005; Reviewer to Journal of Food Science and Agriculture, UK, 2006; African Journal of Root and Tuber Crops; West African Journals of Foods and Nutrition; Nigerian Food Journal, ASSET-An International Journal; Journal of Nigerian Society of Animal Production & Health; Conference Proceeding of Horticulture Society of Nigeria, etc.
• National Secretary, Nigerian Institute of Food Science and Technology, October 2003 to 12th October 2005.
• National Assistant Secretary, Nigerian Institute of Food Science and Technology, 2001-2003.
• Outstanding Service Award (2001), in recognition of my contribution as Chairman of a Subcommittee of the LOC, of the 5th African Crop Science Conference held at Lagos Nigeria from 21-26 October 2001.

COMMENDATION
• Commendation letter by the Director RESDEC for Innovative contributions during World Intellectual Property Day 2009 dated 29 April, 2009
• Commendation letter by the Chairman, OMAT/Stakeholders Planning Committee, 10 March, 2009
•  Congratulatory Letter by the National President, Nigerian Institute of Food Science and Technology, Lagos, 31 December 2008
• Appreciation Letter by the Registrar, UNAAB for donating Spectrophotometer (UNISPEC 23D) to the University as my noble contribution to the growth and development to the University, 29 December 2008
• Congratulatory Letter by the Registrar, UNAAB for receiving CGIAR Award, University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, Nigeria, 29 December 2008
• IITA Board Chair Commendation Letter on CGIAR AWARD, 26 Dec 2008
• Appreciation letter by the President & Governing Council, Nigerian Institute of Food Science & Technology, for dedicated service as the Secretary of NIFST Foundation (2007-2008) dated 30 January, 2008.
• Commendation letter by Chairman, Scientific and Training Committee, Nigerian Institute of Food Science & Technology, as facilitator to the 6th Training workshop on Research Methodology, Rivers State University of Science and Technology, 14-16 August, 2007.
• Letter of commendation and appreciation by the Acting Vice Chancellor-Prof I. Adamson, University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, Nigeria, May 17 2007.
• Departmental Commendation (2002): in recognition of my contributions to the progress of the department.
• College recognition (1999): in recognition of the completion of my PhD in record time and other achievements.

 

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