Three (3) students of University of Benin who participated in the Huawei Information and Network Academy (HIANA) in the ICT Seeds For the Future Program sponsored by Huawei Technologies Company in Lagos, Nigeria, were selected for the ICT Seeds of the Future Competition in Huawei Technologies Company in Shenzen, China from 8th -20th October 2018.
The Seeds for the Future program is Huawei’s global Cooperate Social Responsibility (CSR) flagship program. Initiated in 2008. The program seeks to develop local ICT talent, enhance knowledge transfer, promote a greater understanding of and interest in the ICT sector, encouraging regional building and participation in the digital community.
This year, over 200 students participated from fourteen (14) institutions in Nigeria. University of Benin made the top five (5) Universities selected to participate in China. Three (3) of our students passed the final exam for the trip to China (8th -20th October, 2018). T
The whole trip is arranged and sponsored by Huawei Technologies Company; as such Huawei staff will accompany the participants throughout the duration of the trip.
Please find below details of the student selected to participate in the program.
JEREMIAH EKENE ELECTRICAL/ELECTRONICS
SUNDAY OBINNA IKEH COMPUTER SCIENCE
ROOSEVELT ONYIPREYE ABANDY COMPUTER SCIENCE