Dr Agu Collins Agu

Dr Agu Collins Agu

Dr Agu Collins Agu is the Director of IT Infrastructure Solutions (ITIS) Department of the Agency. He holds a top level PhD in Engineering Sciences from National Technical University at Kharkov City, Ukraine where he invented a hydrocarbon based solid substance for combined processing of materials using electro-conductive abrasive tools (Ukraine Patent № 58078, 25th March 2011).

He is a design consultant with many years’ hands-on real-industry experience in upstream ICT product development, specializing in Advanced Embedded System Design and Programming; PCB Design and Manufacture; R&D and Innovation Management. He also researches in Cyber Physical Systems and Applications.

He has been nominated for several national assignments such as a member of the Technical Working Group for National Integrated Infrastructure Master Plan, a member of ad-hoc Committee of National Economic Council on Crude oil Theft Prevention and Control etc.

In his current role as Director of IT Infrastructure Solutions (ITIS) Department, he identifies with cutting-edge technologies; possesses an in-depth understanding of emerging technologies and their commercial applications; oversees the overall running of the Agency’s infrastructure, with development of cutting-edge programs for ICT penetration, day-to-day administration, team management and interaction.

He is a member of several professional bodies including: Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE), Nigerian Institute of Mechanical Engineers (NIME), Nigerian Institution of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (NIEEE), American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) etc.

Important Dates for Conference Papers

Federal University of Technology Owerri
PMB,Owerri, 1526, Ihiagwa, Owerri, Imo State, Nigeria
P: +234-810 0495399
E: info@ieeenigercon.org

The Venue

NIGERCON 2017 is going to be held in Owerri in one of the prestigious university in the country the Federal University of Technology, Owerri in November, 2017. The Conference will last for 4 days from the 7th to the 10th of November, 2017. The University is situated 30 minutes from Sam Mbagwe Airport which will ease logistic of participant from other part of Africa. The city of Owerri is very peaceful with a lot of attraction that will be of interest to visiting delegates.

IEEE Nigercon 2017 Hotels

SELECTED HOTELS (Very close to FUTO) with Manger's contacts

  • FUTO Guest House, Federal University of Technology Owerri
    Phone: 0803 4211 864
  • LOBIC MERIDAN HOTEL , Port-Harcourt Rd, New Owerri, Owerri, Imo State
    Phone: 07036493163 , 0703 128 2868
    Price: N8,000 Per Night.
  • G.TOWER HOTEL, Address: Plot SH/2, Commercial District 'G' Owerri, Port Hartcourt Road, New Owerri, Owerri, By City global hotel, Owerri.
    Phone: 08038752924
    Price: N8,000 Per Night.
  • CITY GLOBAL HOTEL, Port-Harcourt Road, Owerri, Imo State
    Price: N8,000 Per Night.
    Phone: 08144437102
  • De Legend Hotel
    Address: Achike Udenwa Ave, New Owerri, Owerri
    Phone: 0703 107 8121
    Price: N8, 000

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