Anas Yazid

Anas Yazid

The use of ICT to improve the quality and access to Good Education

Anas is a Charted Engineer with majors in Environment, Civil and Water Resources Engineering. He has a Certificate in New Ventures Leadership from Massachusetts Institute of Technology USA with specialty in Innovation and Entrepreneurship. He is the winner of the British Council Alumni Awards in 2017 under the Entrepreneurship category.

Anas obtained his Masters in Environmental Engineering from Imperial College London. He obtained his Bachelors Degree in Civil and Water Resources from University of Maiduguri, where he graduated as the Overall Best Engineering Student. Anas aspires to make good quality education accessible to the least privileged in the Nigeria. Anas’s company Certis, which is into the design and development of educational technology innovated and patented the Yoda, a solar powered computer projector that is currently revolutionizing learning outcomes in Nigerian schools. Anas is a registered member of Council for Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria (COREN) & Nigerian Society of Engineers.

PLENARY II: EDUCATION AND CAPACITY DEVELOPMENT