Media Innovator 
Emerging Technology | Digital Media | Innovation

ADAORA is an emerging technology strategist and maker. She works in artificial intelligence, virtual reality, augmented reality and more for companies from startups to the Fortune 500.

She is Director of Corporate Innovation at New York City’s RLab, the first city-funded hub focused on next generation user interfaces. She is an adjunct professor at NYU Tandon School of Engineering and the Interactive Telecommunications Program at the Tisch School of the Arts.

Her career began at ABC News, spending over a decade reporting on breaking news, features and politics from Boston to Baghdad for that outlet, CNN and public radio.

About Emerging Reality Technology

Convening the technologists, academics, storytellers and startup veterans that New York City hosts and attracts will create an invigorating boost to VR/AR’s momentum as we head into 2017.

Adaora Udoji
Crain’s New York Business 2016

Industries have been conditioned to pay attention to what’s down the road—even if it’s only 1 percent of your time, it’s never too soon—that’s one of the lessons of digital. You need to be in parallel with the revolution. The eyeballs are going to go there.

Adaora Udoji
Adweek 2016