Posted on May 18, 2016 under category : Announcement and Highlights

Carbon Capture Utilization and Storage(CCUS): A means to Mitigating Effects of Climate Change


  • The seminar has been construed to provide an understanding of carbon capture, utilization and storage as a means to mitigating the effect of climate change.
  • The seminar will cover a brief overview of CO2 emission in Nigeria,
  • Overview of CCUS (carbon capture, utilization and storage) and CCUS technologies (e.g. absorption, adsorption technologies for CCS).
  • Novel materials (e.g. absorbent, adsorbent, membrane etc), and other novel/hybrid technologies (e.g. chemical looping, carbonate looping) for CCS.
  • CO2 utilization to valuable products and the status of CCUS in Nigeria.
  • Problems associated with CO2 capture.


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  • Federal and State Ministries of Environment officials

  • Federal and State Ministries of Industry

  • Environmental Protection agencies

  • Power industry engineers or scientists

  • Industrial users of fossil fuels

  • Engineering manufacturers

  • Fuel technologists

  • Environmentalists and climate change personnel

  • Financial funding agencies

  • Government and company policy planners

  • Researchers and lecturers in academia.

  • Oil and gas processing engineers

Wednesday 6 July – Friday 8 July 2016

 African Leadership Development Centre (ALDC)

Sixty Thousand Naira Only (₦60, 000) for Corporate/Industry Participants.

Twenty Thousand Naira Only (₦20,000) for Individual

This covers seminar materials, certificate of attendance, tea and lunch
Payment Should be made into: A/C No: 1010714035; A/C Name: Covenant
University; Bank: Zenith Bank

Interested applicants can apply by clicking on this link: APPLY NOW

Dr.  Michael Daramola:

(B.Sc(Hons), MSc (Chem. Eng.), MSc (Biotech.), PhD (Chem. Eng.), R.Eng.,MNSE, C.Eng., MIChemE, MIAENG)

He is a Senior Lecturer, School of Chemical and Metallurgical Engineering, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa. An astute researcher who has made invaluable contributions to teaching and research that have won him several awards such as NUFFIC Scholarship, Claude Leon Postdoctoral award, Nature Publishing Group travel award (to present a paper at the prestigious Gordon Research Conference, USA), and the Best oral presentation award at CEMEPE/SECOTOX Conference in Greece. He is a Chartered Chemical Engineer (CEng), a member of the Institute of Chemical Engineers (IChemE) UK and a COREN registered Chemical Engineer. He has more than fifty (50) publications.


  • Dr Vincent Efeovbokhan:

 08052023977 and 08139599960

  • Prof James A. Omoleye:      

 08033737001 and 08088826877

  • Prof Ambrose N. Anozie:

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