Professor Igbatayo, Samuel Aderemi is an International agricultural economist, with a research focus on renewable energy, Sustainable/Conservation Agriculture, Food security, Climate-smart Agriculture, the green economy, poverty reduction strategies, and rural development; as well as information technology in Sub-Saharan Africa. He obtained his bachelor of agriculture and master’s degree in Agricultural Economics from Texas Agricultural and Mechanical University-Kingsville, Texas, USA, in 1980 and 1982, respectively; as well as Ph.D. in Agricultural Economics from the Federal University of Technology, Akure, Nigeria in 2006. He has over twenty-five years of professional, academic and research experience, covering multi-disciplinary issues, including project design, implementation and monitoring in Food/Agriculture, Entrepreneurship education and allied research at both national and international levels, including the UNESCO Chair on entrepreneurship education for sustainable development in agriculture at Afe Babalola University, Nigeria (2019). He rose to become Head, Department of Economics at Igbinedion University, Okada in 2007, where he later became the Director of Entrepreneurship Studies in 2008. He was Head, Department of Economics & Management Studies, Afe Babalola University, until recently and is also Director, Afe Babalola University Consult, the Consultancy unit of the University.