H.E. PROF. YEMI OSINBAJO, SAN

Vice-President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria

H.E. Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, the Vice President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, has invested significant efforts towards economic planning and development-driven growth in agriculture, telecommunications, industry and services as well as Small & Medium Scale Enterprises (SMEs). H.E. coordinates the National Social Investment Program, which includes activities such as the North-East Humanitarian Innovation Hub. H.E. is an Emeritus Ambassador for the environment in Lagos and his administration champions charity and cares for those in need.

H.E. SHIMON BEN-SHOSHAN

Ambassador of the State of Israel to Nigeria

Permanent Representative of Israel to ECOWAS

H.E. Shimon Ben-Shoshan, Ambassador of Israel to Nigeria is heading the State of Israel’s affairs in Nigeria. Under his leadership, the excellent staff at the Embassy is doing the utmost to take these affairs to a higher, stronger and better level. H.E. prioritizes activities focusing on agriculture, education, science, technology, security, tourism and culture, while investing in the ties of diplomacy and friendship between Nigeria and Israel.

Prof. Suleiman Elias Bogoro

Executive Secretary, Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund)

Professor Suleiman Elias Bogoro is a leader on the pioneer Council of the Think Tank for Translating Research to Innovations, Strategies, Evidence for Policy and National Development created by the University of Ibadan Research Foundation. In the initial part of his first tenure as the Executive Secretary of TETFUND, his interest in research and development (R&D) led to the creation of the Department of Research and Development at the TETFUND. He is a prolific researcher, with numerous publications in international and local journals, whose versatility has also been projected through his consultancy on and management of international, national and regional projects supported by the World Bank, UNDP, USAID, DFID, IPCR, OSIWA, NDI, FHI, NACA, and IFES.

Dr. Slihu Girei Bakari

Director of R&D at the Centers of Excellence Department; TETFund

Chief Lecturer in Education at the Federal Collage of Education, Yola. Served as a Commissioner for Local Government Affairs and for Higher Education in Adamawa. His research fields include Issues of Gender, Sexual Abuse, Identity, Educational Access and Social Stratification in Nigeria. Dr. Bakari has published over 25 articles in various journals both in Nigeria and abroad. He is a member of the Comparative and International Education Society, BAICE, and ILM in UK.

PROF. GREGORY IBE, PHD, OFR

MD/CEO, Skill “G” Nigeria Ltd.

Founder/Chancellor of Gregory University, Uturu, Abia State, Nigeria

Prof. Gregory Ibe is an experienced Chancellor with a demonstrated history of working in the education management industry. Skilled in Research, Negotiation, Management, Customer Service, and Business Development, Prof. Ibe is an educationist and an entrepreneur par excellence. He is the Founder/Chancellor of Gregory University, Uturu in Abia State, Nigeria, and the Managing Director/CEO of Skill “G” Nigeria Ltd.

MEIR DAGAN

General Manager, Skill “G” Nigeria Ltd.

Mr. Dagan, the General Manager of Skill “G” Nigeria Ltd., is an expert in Education Development, Human Capital Development, Project Management and Diplomatic Relations with over 13 years of experience in these fields in Nigeria. He has a formal education in Electronics Technologies and in Jewish History. He established innovative educational programs and professional trainings in each of the 36 states in Nigeria.

DR. REVITAL DUVDEVANI

President and Co-founder, DeNovo Israel Ltd.

Dr. Revital Duvdevani has extensive scientific knowledge in diverse fields of science, as well as over 30 years of experience in the fields of science education, scientific training, and management of the Science Museum of the Weizmann Institute of Science in Israel. Revital has over 25 years of expertise in the research and development of drug therapies and medical devices in a variety of medical indications. She has significant experience in R&D management in biotechnology start-up companies, in addition to 15 years of academic activity as a lecturer in the Department of Biotechnology Engineering at Ben-Gurion University. She currently serves as a senior officer of the Patent Office and accompanies entrepreneurs in the field of intellectual property.

AMIT YARON

CEO and Co-founder, DeNovo Israel Ltd.

Mr. Yaron has over 15 years of experience in various trainings. He is a former Senior Instructor at the Science Museum of the Weizmann Institute of Science in Israel, a mentor in the Israel’s Young Entrepreneurs Program, and a Entrepreneurship Conference Director. Nationally known as a co-host of the successful children’s show franchise – Dr. Molecule. He holds a degree in Business Administration, Accounting and the Novus Entrepreneurship Incubator.

Moshe Moalem

Expert in Education Learning Technologies, Entrepreneur of Technology Firms, Honorary Doctorate of Education in Nigeria. Leader of educational initiatives for technology and science in collaboration with UNESCO, UNDP and Nigerian Government. Founder of over 10 start-ups in various fields such as IOT technology, healthcare, and water. Since August 2020, one of his start-ups is listed on Nasdaq.

YOTAM KREIMAN

The Deputy Chief of Mission and Consul of the State of Israel in Nigeria.

Mr. Kreiman is the Deputy Chief of Mission and Consul of the State of Israel in Nigeria. He coordinated and hosted the ISRAEL-NIGERIA AGRINNOVATION 2019 seminar for young entrepreneurs and start-ups in Abuja. He is skilled in coordinating public and cultural diplomacy events, educational exchange programs, and project management.