Agrikexpo & Foodbext

from 05.11.2015 13:00
to 07.11.2015 17:00

Fremstød - Lagos, Nigeria

Danish Agriculture & Food Council in cooperation with the Trade Council in Lagos are pleased to invite companies to participate in Agrikexpo & Foodbext in Lagos 5-7 November 2015 at the EKO Convention Centre, Victoria Island, Lagos, Nigeria.


Day 1 – 5 November 2015 - OPENING CEREMONY - 10-11 AM
− Brief Opening Speech by Special Guest of Honour
– Hon Minister of Agriculture. Topic: Contemporary Agricultural Practice for more. Food and Exports – 15 Minutes
− Comments by 2-3 other Panellists (15 Minutes)
– Dr. Sani Dangote
− Closing remarks by the Vice President – 15 Minutes
− Proceed to Tape Cut and brief tour of the stands – 30 Minutes
− VIP retires to special reception area for refreshments
− Exhibition starts as visitors continue to arrive

Various seminars
To be held at the Signature Conference Hall Starting
10 AM to 11.30 AM daily for 3 days.

Seminars 1 - Day 1:
Topic: Opportunity for Local Processing, Packaging and
Export of Food / Beverage Products between Europe &
West Africa.
Speaker: CEO Nigeria Export Promotion Council (NEPC)
Speaker: James Houston, CEO Oversea Development Solutions, UK / Nigeria British Trade Commission, UK

Seminars 2 - Day 1:

In partnership with Master Bakers Association of Nigeria
Topic: Access to Easy Finding for Modern bakery Business
Speaker: Dr. Peter Odia, Bank of Industry
Speaker: Chris Kadiri, Managing Director, Lagzone Bakeries

Workshop 1 – Day 2:
Topic: Finance for Agricultural Value Chain Development. What Works, beyond Plain Vanilla?

1. Ernest Ihedigbo, Group Manager, Agri Finance, First Bank Nigeria, Member Nigeria Agribusiness Group
2. Ken Schwedel, Director RABO BANK, Mexico

Workshop 2 – Day 2: The Place of Technology in Modern
Farm Equipment for more Agricultural Productivity
Case for strategic alliances with overseas manufacturers
and exporters.
Speaker: Director of Mechanization, Federal Ministry of Agriculture, Messrs Chris Okeke, CEO Nigeria Starch Mill

Workshop 1 – Day 2:
In collaboration with Centre for Value in Leadership – 3 PM
Venue: Orchid Hall

Awards to various companies, government functionaries, and individual who one way or the other have impacted standards of agriculture / food / beverage business in Nigeria. 

Day 3

Brief closing Ceremony - 4-5 PM
Address by Ambassador, European Union in Nigeria
Presentation of Participation plaques to Exhibitors

Chief Special Guest of Honour:
- Vice President Prof. Yemi Osibanjo

Special Guest of Honour:
- Hon Minister of Agriculture
- Ambassador European Union
- Executive Government Abia State
- Executive Government Lagos State
- Executive Government Anambra State
- Executive Government Ogun State
- Executive Government Niger State
- President / Chairman, Nigerian Agribusiness Group (NABG)
- Director General – IITA
- All Farmers Association of Nigeria
- Director General (NAFDAC)

- Federal Ministry of Agriculture & Rural Development
- National Agency for Food Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC)
- Cocoa Association of Nigeria
- Nigerian Agribusiness Group (NABG)
- All Farmers Association of Nigeria
- Master Bakers Association of Nigeria
- Poultry Association of Nigeria
- Palm Produce Association of Nigeria
- Tomato farmers Association
- Oke-Arin Market Association (Food, Wine & Beverage Section)
- Supermarket Association of Nigeria

For more information about the exhibition please see

Contact information

Susanne Zwergius Teilmann
+45 33 39 40 35



from 05.11.2015 13:00
to 07.11.2015 17:00