CONTRIBUTIONS TO PUBLIC DISCOURSE

2016 WSD Lecture; SOILS AND PULSES; SYMBIOSIS FOR LIFE: UNDERSTANDING THE RELATIONSHIPS; 2016 FAO/UN World Soil Day Anniversary Lecture; University of Uyo; 5th December 2016 held at Barth Ebong Auditorium, Town Campus Annex, Uyo. DOWNLOAD


Ibia, Trenchard O. (2004). ‘Community based oil palm development programme: Panacea for land availability and strategy for accelerated job creation’. Invited Paper presented at National Conference on Oil palm Industrial Revolution. Benin City, Edo State. Feb 10th and 11th, 2004. DOWNLOAD


Ibia, Trenchard O. (2009). Enhancing Agricultural Productivity In Nigeria: Issues, Challenges and Way Forward. Invited Paper presented at the Workshop organized by African Women Coalition against Poverty, Abuse and Bad Governance in Collaboration with Akwa Ibom State Ministry of Women Affairs and Social Development, held in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State. Nov 24th – 26th, 2009. DOWNLOAD


Trenchard Okon Ibia (2011): AGRICULTURE, ENVIRONMENT AND DEVELOPMENT: RUDIMENTS OF ENVIRONMENTAL (MANAGEMENT) CONSULTING. Second Faculty of Agriculture Seminar Series: University of Uyo, Faculty of Agriculture, May 26, 2011. DOWNLOADD


Keynote Presenter: SUSTAINABLE ENVIRONMENT: THE CHALLENGES OF URBAN DEVELOPMENT IN AKWA IBOM STATE; Keynote Address at the Stakeholders Forum on the Environment Organized by the Nigerian Environmental Society, Uyo Chapter held on November 20, 2015 at the Emerald Event Centre, 119 Edet Akpan Avenue, Uyo. DOWNLOAD


Resource Person: WORK ETHICS AND ORGANIZATIONAL PRODUCTIVITY IN THE UNIVERSITY SYSTEM; Paper presented at a 2 Day workshop for Deans, Directors, Heads of Departments/Units, etc in the University of Uyo, May 2-3, 2013. DOWNLOAD


Guest Lecture: “EDUCATION FOR SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT: WANTED-A MODULE FOR HOLISTIC CITIZENSHIP EDUCATION BEYOND THE CLASS ROOM FOR SUSTAINABLE NATIONAL DEVELOPMENT”. First Nsit Atat Education Summit held at Afaha Hall, Odot, Nsit Atai LGA on June 13, 2017. DOWNLOAD


Trenchard O Ibia (2010). Repositioning Agriculture in Nigeria for the Dwindling Oil Fortunes: Akwa Ibom State Experience. Second Akwa Ibom State Agriculture Summit held in Uyo, Civil Service Auditorium, Idongesit Nkanga Secretariat, Uyo; February 9th -12th, 2010. DOWNLOAD


Trenchard Okon Ibia. PERSPECTIVES ON GLOBAL CLIMATE CHANGE: Facing the Challenges by the Application of Science and Technology. INVITED Paper presentedat the 1st World Conf on Applied Science and Technology held in the University of Uyo, Faculty of Science, from Oct 3-6, 2012. DOWNLOAD


Trenchard Okon Ibia: SURVEYING PROFESSION:TODAY’S PROGRESS AND FUTURE CHALLENGES IN NIGERIA. Paper presented on the occasion of the 2011 Award and Dinner Night by the Nigerian Institution of Surveyors, Akwa Ibom State held in EEMJM Hotel and Suites, Uyo on Dec 2, 2011. DOWNLOAD


Trenchard Okon Ibia: THE IMPACT OF THE UNIVERSITY OF NIGERIA ON THE DEVELOPMENT OF AKWA IBOM STATE. Paper presented during the 82nd National Executive Committee Meeting of the University of Nigeria Alumni Association, held in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State on Dec 13-15, 2012. DOWNLOAD


Chairman 2017 World Environment Day Celebration in Akwa Ibom with the Theme “CONNECTING PEOPLE TO NATURE”. Hosted by the Akwa Ibom State Government, Ministry of Environment and Mineral Resources, Idingesit Nkanga Secretariat, Uyo, June 5, 2017; DOWNLOAD


Ibia T. O: ‘Developing Akwa Ibom State through Increased Public-Private Sector Cooperation in Agricultural Production’. Invited Paper, presented at the 1st Workshop of Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly Committees on Agriculture and Natural Resources, and Rural Development and Public Utilities, held at International Management and Finance Institute, Uyo. December 18th -19th, 2008. DOWNLOAD


Ibia, Trenchard O. (2002). Environmental Issues in Sustainable Agricultural Production Systems. Paper presented at the 2002 World Environment Day Celebration in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, organized by the Ministry of Environment and Mineral Resources, Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria, June 3, 2002.


Chairman: Public Lecture on the theme “Think.Eat.Save” organized by the Akwa Ibom State Ministry of Environment and Mineral Resources to mark the 2013 World Environment Day held at Governor’s Office Annex, Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, June 5, 2013;


TEAM MEMBER; NIGERIAN SOIL HEALTH CONSORTIUM (SOUTH); Review Meeting of Fertilizer Formulation for Southern Ecology; Institute of Agricultural Research and Training, Moore Plantation, Ibadan, 14th -15th Feb, 2017


Chairman Dinner/Award Night of the Nigerian Institute of Public Relations, Akwa Ibom State held at OBA Liaison Hall, Plot E7, Ewet Housing Estate, Uyo on June 22, 2017.

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Dept of Soil Science and Land Resources Management
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University of Uyo,
Nigeria
E-mail address:ibiatrenchard@yahoo.com
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I am a Professor of Soil Chemistry and Fertility with a lot of interest in Soils, Agriculture, Environment and Development. I hold professional memberships with a lot of professional bodies. I have participated in various capacity building conferences such as the 40th Annual Conference of the Soil Science Society of Nigeria, University of Calabar. I have handled several services within and outside the University of Uyo. My publications in journals, books and public discourse are highly rated and some can be downloaded here and redistributed where necessary.Learn more...