Commissioner for Education, Science, Technology and Innovation African Union

H.E. Prof. Sarah Anyang Agbor Commissioner for Education, Science, Technology and Innovation African Union Commissioner H.E Professor Sarah Mbi Enow Anyang Agbor is the African Union Commissioner for Education, Science, Technology and Innovation, ESTI. Her mandate is to ensure the coordination of AU policies and programmes on education and science and technology, as well as…

Founder of Drue Kataoka Studios, Artist & Technologist

Drue Kataoka Founder of Drue Kataoka Studios, Artist & Technologist Drue Kataoka is an artist-technologist-activist & CEO of Drue Kataoka Art Studios LLC (www.Drue.Net), serving some of the world’s top collectors in 5 continents & over 30 countries. She creates commissioned artworks in both material art genres such as steel sculpture and painting as well…

Comedian, TEDx Speaker and Speaking Coach

Stephan Dyer Comedian, TEDx Speaker and Speaking Coach Originally from Costa Rica, Stephan Dyer is a banker-turned-comedian with 600-plus shows in eight countries, including Peru, Mexico, and Malaysia. In 2017, after becoming one of the youngest senior managers at Scotiabank Toronto, he quit his lucrative bank job to pursue his professional career in stand-up comedy.…

Film maker and sound editor

Pradip Romay Filmmaker and sound editor Pradip Romay, AKA Narayan Romay, is a multi-disciplined filmmaker with credits to his name, as a producer, director, composer and sound designer. Born in Mexico, in the city of Guadalajara, his passion for film started at an early age whilst playing a small role in a film as a…

Goalkeeper: Global Goals Ambassador, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Danielle Alakija Goalkeeper: Global Goals Ambassador, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation An Olympian, poet, and activist for climate change awareness, Danielle Alakija holds a Master of Laws from BPP University, specialising in International Law, and a BA(Hons) in Politics and International Relations from Nottingham University. She currently serves as a Goalkeeper, Global Goals Ambassador for…

Life President, Comic Relief and Chair, zero30media

Kevin Cahill, CBE Life President, Comic Relief and Chair, zero30media Kevin Cahill stood down as the CEO of Comic Relief in 2016 after spending over 25 years working for the charity and having led the organisation since 1997. Among Kevin’s many achievements, he is the Founder of Sport Relief which he began in 2002 and…

Founder, Undiscovered Canvass

Nomaza Nongqunga Coupez Founder, Undiscovered Canvass Nomaza is an advocate for the representation of culture through Arts and the creative industry. She highlights the significance of culture as a vehicle to educate, empower, and give economic freedom to young persons despite colour or background. As a South African based in France, Nomaza promotes African artists…

Chairman, Channels Media Group and Chief Executive Officer, Channels Television

John Momoh (OON) Chairman, Channels Media Group and Chief Executive Officer, Channels Television John Momoh is a renowned broadcast journalist with vast experience spanning more than four decades. Prior to establishing Channels TV, John Momoh worked as News Anchor, Senior Reporter and Producer for Nigeria’s National Radio and Television Stations. Channels TV in its 29…

Co-Director, Global Health Academy, University of Edinburgh

Professor Francisca Mutapi Co-Director, Global Health Academy, University of Edinburgh Professor Francisca Mutapi is a pioneering researcher working on neglected tropical diseases who advocates for locally-led solutions to eliminate these diseases and enable affected communities to thrive and achieve the global development goals. In addition, she is a practising visual artist who has been painting…

Vandita Sariya India Media & Communications Professional Vandita Sariya is from India and works in media and communications. She uses articles, doodles and videos to tell stories on environment, climate change, sustainability, freedom of expression, and citizen rights. Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) run as a theme across her work. Currently, she is a media fellow…