Ahmad Aminu Idris
Ahmad Aminu Idris is a 29 y/o entrepreneur and an Education-Technology Innovator who is committed to creating generations of the highly skilled workforce within the STEAM ecosystem. For ten years, Ahmad has been active as an Entrepreneur, Technology/STEAM Education Enthusiast where he is actively involved in creating and supporting projects that provide opportunities for young minds to have early access to technology education especially for children in their formative years. Ahmad is currently the co-founder and CEO of Steamledge Limited, an Education and Technology company focused on delivering STEAM Education across schools in Nigeria and also building innovative software products for businesses and organizations to scale up digitally
Ahmad has worked as teaching assistant with No1 Tutors, Wolverhampton England, where he helped students to achieve excellence in Mathematics and science-based subjects. In the last 4 years, Ahmad and his team have mentored, and given early access to Technology Education to over 7500 students in both Public and Private Primary and Secondary Schools across 3 states, as well as 1000 Undergraduate students across 3 Higher Institutions in Nigeria.
Ahmad’s passion for Education & Technology was put to practice as the Head of Embedded systems projects and Creative computing outreach programs in schools. Ahmad has taken courses in Project Management and Professional Practice, led teams in different Engineering projects - built an inertial measurement unit for railway systems, measuring comfort of a train ride in 3 dimensions. Ahmad’s passion to build human capital stems from his past experience having late access to basic STEM skills and fundamental technology to compete on a global scale. During his University days, Ahmad was the sports representative of College of Engineering and Physical Sciences at the University of Birmingham, UK. He also trained on Innovation and Leadership from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). Ahmad is currently doing his MBA with Quantic School of Business and Technology, Washington DC.