International Changemaker of the Year, 2018

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Winner of International Changemaker of the Year, 2018

Michael is the founder of the SmartWorld initiative, an internationally collaborative project that uses technology, particularly Internet-of-Things (IoT), to provide solutions to potential crisis in developing countries. Through the SmartWorld initiative, Michael has put new teaching methods in place to produce real-world practical solutions to these issues in the form of projects, dissertations and research. In addition, the project has attracted externally funded international research students, from Ghana and Iraq, to the University of Northampton. Michael continues to inspire students with his ambitious tenacity that highlights the multidisciplinary benefits of using computing to improve health and well-being on a global scale.

Period30 Nov 2018

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  • TitleInternational Changemaker of the Year, 2018
    CountryUnited Kingdom
    Date30/11/18
    DescriptionMichael is the founder of the SmartWorld initiative, an internationally collaborative project that uses technology, particularly Internet-of-Things (IoT), to provide solutions to potential crisis in developing countries. Through the SmartWorld initiative, Michael has put new teaching methods in place to produce real-world practical solutions to these issues in the form of projects, dissertations and research. In addition, the project has attracted externally funded international research students, from Ghana and Iraq, to the University of Northampton. Michael continues to inspire students with his ambitious tenacity that highlights the multidisciplinary benefits of using computing to improve health and well-being on a global scale.
    URLhttps://changemakerawards.wordpress.com/2018-2/
    PersonsMichael Opoku Agyeman

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TitleUniversity of Northampton's Changemaker Awards 2018
Location, Northampton, United Kingdom
Period12 Nov 2018 → 12 Nov 2018

Keywords

  • change maker
  • changemaker
  • Smart world
  • IoT
  • International Change meker