Adaora Udoji is a media innovator and award-winning storyteller with expertise in emerging technology. She is currently the Director of Corporate Innovation at New York City’s RLab, the nation’s first city-funded center for education, entrepreneurship and innovation in emerging technologies like virtual reality, augmented reality, and spatial computing.
Adaora has wide-ranging expertise building new tech products, teams and business model strategies. She’s also a media maker, writing and directing experiences for the likes of Google Daydream VR, and producing documentaries and short films. She previously ran a media-tech startup called News Deeply, worked in venture capital, and as a journalist and television news anchor, she has covered some of the most compelling stories of our time from the Iraq war to Hurricane Katrina and the election of President Barack Obama for ABC News, CNN and public radio.