Prof Ndubuisi Ekekwe invented and patented a robotic system which the United States Government acquired assignee rights in 2017. He holds two doctoral and four master’s degrees including a PhD in engineering from Johns Hopkins University, USA. He earned an undergraduate degree from FUT Owerri where he graduated as his class best student. While in Analog Devices Corp, he co-designed an accelerometer for the iPhone. A recipient of IGI Global “Book of the Year” award, a TED Fellow, IBM Global Entrepreneur and World Economic Forum Young Global Leader, Prof. Ekekwe has held professorships in Carnegie Mellon University and Babcock University, and served in the United States National Science Foundation Committee. Since 2009, the Lead Faculty of Tekedia Institute and Chairman of Fasmicro Group, with investments in 32 startups, has been writing in the Harvard Business Review.