India-Nigeria Webinar on Promoting MSME to Enhance Industrialization: Challenges and Prospects

South-South Global Thinkers Team



15.30-15.40 IST



Welcome Remarks: 

Professor Sachin Chaturvedi, Director-General, Research and Information System for Developing Countries (RIS), India


15.40-15.45 IST



Special Remarks:

Major General (Retired) Garba Ayodeji Wahab, Director General, Nigerian Army Resource Center, Nigeria

15.45-15.50 IST



Goodwill Message: 

H. E. Mr. Abhay Thakur, High Commissioner of India to Nigeria

15.50-16.20 IST


MSME in India: Status, Challenges and Way forward   

  • Professor M. H. Bala Subrahmanya, Department of Management Studies, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore

  • Professor Dr. S. K. Mohanty, Research and Information System for Developing Countries




16.20-16.50 IST


MSME Sector in Nigeria 

  • Mr Joseph Olatayo Omidiji, Deputy General Manager and Head of the Strategic Planning Department at NEXIM Bank

  • Mr Adeyemi Folorunsho, Manufacturing Association of Nigeria 

16.50-16.58 IST


Question & Answer 

16.58-17.00 IST


Vote of Thanks:

Dr. Pankaj Vashisht,  Research and Information System for Developing Countries (RIS),  India