TD4PAI Innovation HUB today, 11th of February, 2017, hosts the Nigerian Institution of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (NIEEE), Abuja Branch in Kuje, FCT. At about 12pm, NIEEE Delegates led by the Chairman and Vice Chairman arrived TD4PAI HUB in a courtesy visit. On their arrival, they were warmly welcomed by the incubates/mentors in the hub. It was indeed a memorable moment.
NIEEE, is a division of Nigeria Society of Engineers (NSE). It was established for the purpose of consolidating and ensuring best practices among the professionals in Engineering discipline, dedicated to being ecologically responsive and enthusiastic about the safety of the professionals and the general public.
The delegates were taken round the facilities in the hub like: The uninterruptible power supply system, the hardware/IoT lab, the soldering section, the smart classroom, incubates/intern apartments (male and female), automated fish pond, training rooms, startup offices and the ‘green’ areas.
After being shown round the PCB facilities and other amenities in the hub, they were amazed at the level of innovation going on in the R&D facility of the hub. One of the mentors of the hub gave them a brief lecture on the PCB production road-map of the hub as well as the patented indigenous innovative products, like the Ruwatronik IoT device and the RFID Naija Card Reader.
Furthermore, the professional body inquired of the hub, the criteria for a corporate training on embedded systems design, IoT, PCB design and fabrication. As a professional body, they sought to tap into emerging technologies in IT as a way to promote professionalism in NIEEE.
Finally, one of the startups in the hub gave a vote of thanks and the delegates also thanked the hub for their warm welcome, enjoined them to continue in their innovation, assuring them of their willingness to partner with them in capacity building and skills enhancement.