Dr. Abimbola Abiola

Senior Technical Advisor for the South African Skill Training Enhancement Program (SASTEP)

Dr. Abiola is a professional agrologist and a member of the Canadian Consulting Agrologist Association, with more than 40 years of international research, teaching, consulting, and project management experience in the areas of sustainable agriculture, climate change and environment. Dr. Abiola has a B.Sc. in Soil Microbiology, an M.Sc. in Environmental Microbiology from the University of Ife, Ile-Ife, Nigeria, and a Ph.D. in Microbial Ecology from the University of Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada.


April 28, 2024 | 14:00 - 15:00 | Macleod A

Advancing Sustainability Globally Through Applied Research

About our Connection Conference

Growing Talent

April 29 – May 1, 2024

Growing talent for a resilient future
CICan’s annual Connection Conference is the only event of its kind. Hosted in collaboration with Bow Valley College and SAIT, this year’s theme will offer postsecondary leaders and stakeholders from across Canada and around the world the opportunity to discuss, share, and be inspired by how we are growing talent for success in a rapidly changing world.

Code of Conduct & Duty of Care

As we begin holding events in person, the health and safety of all attendees remains our priority. Learn more about the extra steps in place to protect everyone attending our events in-person.