This platform empowers students and young entrepreneurs (age 16 -35) from around the world to be awarded the opportunity to foster and develop their ideas.
Participants are invited to submit their innovative ideas and projects with a societal impact, which champion and implement in one or more of these focus areas; Agriculture, Software Engineering, and Security. These have been crafted with the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in mind.
Professor Ogundipe Innovative Challenge is a science and technology competition which is set to reward technological innovations, novel scientific concepts/ideas, redefined approach(es) to existing solutions to problems. POIC promotes entrepreneurship, technological revolution and improved economic outlook
Rewards Technological Innovations
Rewards Novel Scientific Concepts/Ideas
Rewards Redefined Approach(es) to Existing Solutions to Problems
Professor Oluwatoyin Temitayo Ogundipe (born May 31, 1960) is a Nigerian academic, author and a Professor of botany.
He is the 12th Vice-Chancellor of University of Lagos. He attended the University of Ife (now Obafemi Awolowo University) where he obtained a Bachelor of science (B.Sc.) degree in Botany. He holds a master's degree in Botany from the University of Ife and Doctorate degree (Ph.D.) from the same University.