Arome Ibrahim

virtual reality

About Me

Arome Ibrahim is an immersive tech entrepreneur, digital strategist, virtual tourism enthusiast 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 - a virtual reality content development company creating immersive, innovative, and interactive virtual reality solutions. Arome is also the founder of Immersive Tech Africa, a creative social enterprise that promotes the adoption of virtual reality, augmented reality, and the creation of a thriving extended reality community in Africa. Arome has been recognized as a VR technology innovator by the Next Economy program made possible by the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Network of Incubators and Innovators in Nigeria (NINE). He had the honour of being recognized as one of the Next Economy Entrepreneurship Hero, also awarded the Next Economy Impact Award and a host of other awards. He currently volunteers and an active member with several industry organizations, including Google Street View, Google AR/VR, VR AR MR, AR/VR Africa, International Virtual Reality Professionals Association, Young Sustainable Impact, Earthpreneurs, YALI Africa, SDG Nigeria, XR4ALL, Tourism 4.0, Tourism for SDGs, Royal African Young Innovators. Arome also works with non-governmental organizations such as Helpline Foundation, Africa Women Conference, Proudly Nigeria Expo, Shelter Initiative for Africa Women, African Inventions in developing key communication strategies, and utilizing technology for self-development. He firmly believes that immersive technology has an influential role to play in the future development of Africa and is committed to making this happen.