The Federal Institute of Industrial Research, Oshodi (FIIRO) is a parastatal of the Federal Ministry of Science and Technology. It has the broad mandate of accelerating industrialization in Nigeria and has over the years developed technologies that have promoted the ideals of entrepreneurship development. It has locally sourced alternative raw materials for industries, thereby conserving foreign exchange; through adequate food processing techniques it has improved the nutritional content of food and has locally fabricated machines, equipment and many more.

The conference will take place in the main Auditorium of FIIRO located on 3, FIIRO Road, Near Cappa Bus stop, off Agege Motor Road, Oshodi, Lagos, Nigeria.