Lawal-Adebowale, O.A: Conferences Attended

  1. Fourth International conference of the International Association of Agricultural Information Specialists (IAALD)–Africa held at Leriba Hotel and Spa, Centurion, South Africa between May 30–June 1, 2018. Paper read: Emerging information and communication technology and its appropriation for social economic development of the Nigerian rural dwellers.
  2. Thirty first Annual Conference of Farm Management Association of Nigeria (FAMAN) held at Abubakar Tafawa Balewa Univerisity (ATBU), October 9–12, 2017 with the theme: Repositioning Institutions for Entrepreneurship and Healthy Agriculture for Sustainable Economic Growth in Nigeria. Paper read: ICT-based entrepreneurship skill development of rural farmers: A framework for economic growth in Nigeria
  3. Twenty fifth Annual conference of the Rural Sociological Association of Nigeria (RuSAN) held at the University of Oye-Ekiti, Ekiti State, October 9–12, 2016 with the theme: Conflict, Peace Building and Rural Development. Paper read: Crop-livestock integration: The ensuing conflicts and resolution strategies among rural dwellers in Ogun State
  4. Fourteenth World Congress of International Rural Sociology Association (IRSA) held at Ryerson University, Toronto Ontario, Canada between August 10 and 14, 2016. Papers Read: Exploration of experiential teaching and learning for motivational development of new generations of farmers: The Nigerian situation Mobile telecommunication penetration in Nigeria and its transitional effects on rural dwellers’ social relations reconfiguration in the globalisation drives
  5. Forty ninth Annual Conference of Agricultural Society of Nigeria (ASN) held at Delta State University, Asaba Campus, Asaba, November 4– 8, 2015. Paper read: Nigerian agriculture in the oil dregs: Enacting responsive action for its mining and economic development of the nation
  6. Forty seventh Annual Conference of Agricultural Society of Nigeria (ASN) held at the Federal College of Animal Health and Production Technology, Moore Plantation, Ibadan, 4th – 8th November, 2013. Paper read: ICT-Agriculture integration: A pathway to transformational development of Nigeria’s agriculture.
  7. Twenty first Annual conference of the Nigerian Rural Sociological Association (NRSA) held at the University of Ibadan, Ibadan, October 7–11, 2012. Paper read: Transformational Development of the Nigerian Rural System: A Clue from the Asian ‘Dragolephant’ Development Strategies
  8. Seventeenth Annual conference of the Agricultural Extension Society of Nigeria (AESON) held at University of Nigeria, Nsuka, March 11–14, 2012. Paper read: Cognition of agroclimate change: An essentiality for amenable farm enterprise production and responsive extension service delivery in Nigeria.
  9. Twenty fifth Annual Conference of Farm Management Association of Nigeria (FAMAN) held at Federal College of Agriculture, Akure, September 5 – 8, 2011. Paper read: Technical issues in productive resources development and the policy framework for agricultural transformation in Nigeria.
  10. Third Annual Conference of African Society for Information and Communication Technology (ASICT) held at Covenant and Bells Universities, Ota, March 23–26, 2011. Paper read: Telecom sector policy deregulation and mobile phone diffusion in Nigeria – an assessment of impact on adoption and usage.
  11. Fifteenth Annual Conference of Agricultural Extension Society of Nigeria (AESON) held at Obafemi Awolowo University, May10–14 2010. Paper read: ICT in agriculture: overcoming the challenge in the Nigerian agricultural system.
  12. Thirteenth Annual Conference of Agricultural Extension Society of Nigeria (AESON), National Root Crop Research Institute, April 8–11, 2008. Paper read: Information and communication technology development policy: the implications for enhanced research-extension-farmer linkage system in Nigeria.
  13. Sixteenth Annual Conference of Nigerian Rural Sociological Association (NRSA) held at Bowen University, August 13–17, 2007. Paper read: “Fixed wireless telephony system”: a helpline for bridging rural digital divide and transformation of rural communities in Southwest Nigeria.
  14. Twenty first Annual Conference of Farm Management Association of Nigeria (FAMAN) held at Olabisi Onabanjo University, September 3–6, 2007. Paper read: Essentials of information and communication technology infrastructure in agricultural and rural development.
  15. Eleventh Annual Conference of Agricultural Extension Society of Nigeria (AESON) held at University of Agriculture, Abeokuta April 3–6, 2006. Paper read: Information and communication technologies: pathways for effecting feedback in mass method of extension message delivery.

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