Collins Nnabugwu co-founded a media streaming app that became one of the most sought after binge/VOD apps with such a great business model.
He also created the African Heritage Virtual Museum app which launches in June 2020, a technical partnership with Ecocarrier technology of Canada, a renowned developer of virtual reality, augmented and mixed reality.
“So we are rolling out our first project which is the African Heritage Virtual Museum. It’s a whole new experience that is simply exciting and immersive”…..he tells FORBES MAGAZINE.
I’ve been working in the tech space for quite a while focusing on how African tech corporations can deploy Artificial Intelligence and blockchain, integrating it into AR, VR, and other activities such as e-commerce etc.”
So with, this new project you would be able to travel in tour historic sites, witness historically significant events on the app, play games, monetize your dashboard and also network with other users from around the world, and in real time”.
One of the biggest milestones he has had was when he was appointed by the State Of The African Diaspora www.stateofafricandiaspora.com as Special Envoy, and being the first and youngest to have ever held such diplomatic portfolio on African continent.
Amb. Collins plans to invest extensively in his pet project, the Cyber Future Academy (CFA), an innovation institute that trains young Africans on Artificial Intelligence, software engineering, Blockchain Technology, Robotics, animation, VR, AR, E-Sports development and much more.
Speaking to Arise TV news, he says “the jobs of the future are not the ones that are being taught in the regular university today.
According to linkedin, by 2030 25% of the world’s working population would come from Africa. And the jobs for these young ones do not even exist today. So the skill sets for the future job should be what we are teaching our kids today.
But unfortunately, that’s not the situation. Africa is still laughing behind, trying to leapfrog the economy. This is the reason we designed the Cyber Future Academy, to train the African youth for the job of the future, so we can utilize the opportunities that the 4th industrial revolution presents to the world”.
Ambassador Collins Nnabugwu travels the world, speaking at UN economic and development conferences, and collaborating with other like-minded organisations in advocating for sustainable change in Africa through technology and impact investment.
*Board Member – World Youth Summit
*Chairman – Organisation for Leadership and Strategy Development (Not for profit)
* Policy advisory – Nigeria Economic Summit Group (pro bono)
*Ambassador – Global Startup Ecosystem, USA Powered by FORBES
*Director, Strategic Partnerships – Ecocarrier Inc Canada
* Co-Founder/CEO – Click Media Technologies, USA.