By Justice Esiri
Organizers of Professor Ayodele Awojobi Design Competition (PAADC) have announced the theme for its sixth edition — Innovation Beyond Imagination.
PAADC 6.0 made its return with its debut info session, the Nexus, on Saturday, April 2nd to commemorate the unveiling of its theme and the start of its community workshop sessions.
What is the Nexus All About?
The Nexus is a monthly workshop organized by the organizers of PAADC 6.0 that allows participants to hone existing skills, learn new ones, and explore the entirety varsity innovation scene.
The first edition of the Nexus was held virtually, with guest speaker, Richard Okunola, The Tax Manager at CWG and a Seasoned Chartered Accountant.
The event was held on the Zoom platform, and it featured about 70 attendees.
Richard Okunola discussed the various aspects of innovation, the need for innovation, and its relationship to problem-solving impacts.
He emphasized that the central concept of the PAADC 6.0 theme “Innovation Beyond Imagination” is to ignite the innovative spirit in undergraduates in order to tackle societal problems.
To wrap it up, the organizers of PAADC 6.0 announced that subsequent nexus sessions would hold monthly and would feature more changemakers in the innovation scene of varsities.