Brief about the Division
This Division was established to provide the right platform for the promotion of FIIRO’s technologies to the relevant sectors. It also provides investment options for entrepreneurs and enhances government policy on job creation, poverty alleviation and elimination of social vices, it gives support services for the ministries departments and agencies (MDAs) goals especially the food security initiative.
To be the Division of Excellence in effective global Commercialization of FIIRO’s breakthroughs.
To carry out effective commercialization through promotion, marketing and development of micro, small and medium enterprises.
The overall objective is to identify market-driven research projects and transfer FIIRO R&D results for commercialization purposes.
While Specific Objectives are:
- To promote FIIRO’s developed technologies and create awareness for adoption through advertisement in the print and electronic media, exhibitions, trade fairs, demonstrations and investment fora among others
- To organize technology transfer training workshops and capacity building for stakeholders – youth, women, practising and prospective entrepreneurs, retirees, etc
- To generate market driven research through interactive with the organized private sector (OPS)
- To conduct needs assessment, adoption and market studies
- To offer consultancy and business advisory services to investors and prospective investors.
- To facilitate technical assistance and adoption of FIIRO technologies by the private and public sectors
- Technologies being transferred for Commercialization.
Currently, the Division transfers the following technologies to practicing and prospecting entrepreneurs including retireesCassava Flour production
- Instant Pounded Yam Flour production
- Bread and Confectionery Baking (including soy snacks)
- Fufu flour production from Cassava
- Edible Mushroom production
- Plantain Flour Production
- Beans flour Production
- Fruit Juices Extraction from Nigerian Fruits
- Zobo Drink production and preservation
- Palm Wine Bottling and preservation
- Smoked Fish production
- Cassava Starch production
- Kunu Drinks production and preservation
- Essential Oil Extraction from (Lemon grass, Eucalyptus and Citronella Leaves)
- Electroplating and Plug Refurbishing
- Cassava Chips production
- Laundry soap production
- Toilet Cleanser production
- Mechanized Gari Production
- Black Soap Production
- Body and Hair pomade
- Computer Appreciation Training.
SOME CORPORATE BENEFICIARIES OF FIIRO’S R&D RESULTS AND SERVICES
· National Steel Commission Jos, Plateau State
· Glaxo Welcome PLC, Agbara, Ogun State
· Nigerian Grains Production Company Kaduna, Kaduna State
· Tate and Lyle Limited, Ikorodu Road, Lagos
· Lisabi Mills Limited, Ikorodu Lagos
· Bukingham Limited, Apapa Lagos
· Continetal Pharmacutical Limited, Agege Motor Road Mushin, Lagos
· International Breweries Limited, Ilesha Osun State
· North Breweries Limited, Jos, Plateau State
· Texagric (Texaco Nigeria) Limited, Lagos
· Unilever PLC, Dockyard Road, Apapa, Lagos
· Doyin Group of Companies, Lagos
· Mainspring Ventures Ltd., Lagos
· Spectra Nigeria Ltd.
· Ayo-Ola Food Ltd., Lagos
· Farm Gate Nigeria Ltd., Lagos
· Dlas Venture Palmgrove, Lagos Nig.
· Dordavy Nig., Ltd. Lagos
· Kennedy Joe Nig. Enterpries Onipanu Lagos Nig.,
· Eddy and Bros new Idimu-Tuntun Lagos Nig.
· Waham Food Ltd. Lagos
· Doyin Investment Company Kwara State
· Begg Foods Ltd Idiroko Village Ogun State
· Supreme Fufu Powder
· Beasdon International Ltd Gowon Est., Ipaja Lagos
· Obasanjo Hodlings Owiwi Village Ogun State
· Begg Foods Ltd Idiroko village Ogun State
· Rose & Jacobs (Nig)., Ltd. Alimosho, Lagos
· Na-Alla Investment Limited Ibafo Ogun State
· Golden Lad Nig. Ltd Ikorodu Lagos
· Industrial Nigeria Ltd.
· World Market Ventures (Nig.) Ltd New Idimu Lagos
· Oluremilekun Tayo Fadeyi Str., Iyana Ipaja
· Chuis Farms Oko Afo Village Badagry
· Tuntols Ventures Ikere Str., Isheri Olofin, Idimu Lagos
· Oraseseniwo & Co. Nig. Ltd. Oloyede Est., Obada-Oko Abeokuta
· Shobam Visions Ltd., Technology Incubation Centre Abeokuta
· EFF & TEE Ventures Ltd Atilu Str., Gbagada Soluyi Lagos
· Sunday Vincent Praise Vine Ind Nig. Ltd. Dutse Abuja
· Derma Vera Concept Tech. Incubation Centre Warri Deltat state
· Rite Bite Bakery & Confectioneries TIC Agege Lagos
· WANDY Foods Ltd Block D1 TIC Agege Lagos
· E&E Industries Ltd., TIC Water Board Rd., Warri Delta State
· Bright Future Hope Enterprises Isheri Ijegun Lagos
· Delayo Concept Nig. Ltd. Block C4, TIC Agege, Lagos
· Ronny Ventures 13 Oke Str, Gbagada Lagos
· Precious Cake Unit D5, TIC Agege Lagos
· Bomol Abubakar Medium Security Prison, Kuje Abuja
· Rels Olutobi Iyabo 12 Victorious Close, Victorious Est. Megida Ayobo
· Abayomi Florence Morenike (Mrs) B1/100FH Est. Olomore Abeokuta
· Mrs Olufemi Sobowale ST/1443B Felele Str., Ibadan Oyo State
· Mrs Folasade Ola No. 1 Owonikoko Str., Off. Apata, Str., Shomolu Lagos.
· Ashdeyem Ventures KM 3, Itele Rd., Ota Ogun State
· Ronny Beverages Ltd., KM 4, LASU Isheri Expressway Igando Lagos
· Alapako Gari Industry
· Ben Odera Obi Unit C2 fruit incubation centre Agege
· Cristal Focus Nig. Ltd.,
· Nuuga Royal Smoke Fish Nig., Ltd., A of 7 Agro Ventures, Lagoon Rd Igalu Oju Agemo, Ikorodu., Lagos.
· Mrs. Bamikole Ajah
· M. Adebayo
· Mrs. Taiwo Igando
· Mr. Gbolahan
· Mr. Obaseki
CONTACT THE DIVISION
OYEDOYIN BOLANLE OLATUNDE: PhD
Deputy Director, Technology Transfer Division
Planning Technology Transfer & Information Management Department
Federal Institute of industrial Research, Oshodi (FIIRO)
P.M.B. 21023 Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria
phone No: +2348023402117, 08186517503