Adventures

Current adventures

Joy, Inc.:
On the founding team of this human flourishing company building safe, warm spaces across business, government, and culture since Q4 2017. Now leading global partnership efforts, curating The Joy List and The Daily Vulnerable, and serving on the Central Working Committee for The Nigerian Prize for Difference and Diversity.

What else?: You should check out Re.Treat: A Weekend in Joy. We also launched the MADA Network (a network of influencers and professionals lending their voices and platforms to raise awareness about depression and anxiety) and The Joy Hub (safe space for young Nigerians dealing with anxiety and depression to heal).
Need help? Someone is waiting to listen to you at +234-700-THE-JOY-HUB.

IEEE Standards Group on Assessing the Impact of Autonomous and Intelligent Systems on Human Well-Being:
Collaborating with this beautiful team from 2018 to co-create this Recommended Practice for Assessing the Impact of Autonomous and Intelligent Systems on Human Well-Being.
What else?: The standard was released in May 2020 and is available for free here.

AllforDevelopment:
Founded and led for almost a decade. Now playing an advisory role to support the collaboration with individuals and institutions to build a future that works for all.
What else: Worked on a few global education, social innovation, leadership, and development initiatives.

Thinking of the best ways to contribute to the longterm future of humanity we can make possible with flourishing people, platforms, and policies.

Previous adventures

Berkman Klein Center at Harvard:
Interned with the Youth and Media/AI team to contribute to the Ethics and Governance of AI for Public Good Initiative.

Responsible innovation and partnerships:
The Roothub: Was head of strategy and innovation, supported startups at the hub, helped in organizing StartConFest. Supported cofounders to create a culture of openness and trust.

Co-convened the maiden edition of TechSummitOgun. A few PPP commitments were ignited, including a commitment of $1million by the Government of Ogun State to create Ogun Tech Hub.

Journey.my: a short-lived job hunting career bot I collaborated on in 2017. Was finalist at Stanford’s Tech Entrepreneurship MOOC’s Pitch Battle.

A World at School: Was a Global Youth Ambassador since 2014 and worked on several education campaigns including collectively delivering 10 million signatures to the UN for the #UpforSchool campaign – making it the biggest education campaign in history.