Arome Ibrahim

Immersive Tech Africa

Arome Ibrahim is an Immersive 360°VR Developer, Geographer & Applied Meteorologist, environmentalist, XR for Good advocate, a social innovator who strongly believes in utilizing technology, more broadly innovation to build and grow impact-based solutions in Africa. He is the co-founder of Experis Immersive - an Extended Reality (XR) content development startup creating immersive, innovative, and interactive experiences. Arome is also the team lead at Immersive Tech Africa, a creative social enterprise that leverage Extended Reality (XR) technology to create impact-driven experiences and solutions. Arome has been recognized as a virtual reality technology innovator by the Next Economy program, awarded the Next Economy Entrepreneurship Hero. His project, Virtuality Africa - a virtual museum of contemporary arts in Africa, was selected for the Digital Lab Africa #5 XR category project award.

3:00am - 3:30am EST

5th Annual Virtual Reality Day (-5 GMT) Saturday - November 20th

Extended Reality in Africa: Present and Future Prospects