Emeka Okoye, A man who needs no introduction for his tremendous works. An Experienced software Engineer, Semantic web architect, Tech enthusiasts & Evangelist.
He co-founded Nigeria’s Earliest Startup in 1996 (ngex.com) built Nigeria’s first financial website (IBTC, 1996), built Nigeria’s first Internet Banking app(1997), project lead for Nigeria’s first e-commerce website(xeroxnigeria.com) in 2000, built Africa’s app for crowdsourcing Election data(Revoda) in 2011, Semantic Architect for Africa’s first knowledge graphs on films (mokolo, 2016) and Architect leaf ATM E-journal Management software (2012, active in 35 countries)
He founded (aOpenDataNG) , a citizen led Linked initiative for Nigeria to make Government data accessible to common folks & generate wealth from data, he also co-founded next2, a geo based topic driven social classified network & mobile Agriculture platform for emerging markets
He is the CEO/chief Architect of Cymantiks limited in Nigeria, a consultancy & solution providing company specialising in Semantic web, Artificial Intelligence, analytics & software development. They help turn Data into Information, which later translates to Knowledge.
He was listed among the 20 Most Influential Technology People in Africa by itnewsafrica.com (2013) and Top Global 20 Mobile Commerce and a lot more.