Keynote & Entertainment
Dr. Eugenia Duodu
Eugenia Duodu award-winning chemist, who holds a PhD in Chemistry from the University of Toronto. Her research was focused on the development of detection tools for diseases such as cancer and Alzheimer’s. In addition to her success as a scientist, she devotes her time and energy to community and global outreach initiatives and strives to be a mentor and advocate through participating in various boards, organizations, and councils. As CEO of Visions of Science, she leads a team of passionate and talented colleagues whose focus is to provide engaging programs and opportunities for youth who are traditionally under-represented in science, technology, engineering and mathematics. Her goal is to help make a long-lasting positive impact in communities through STEM engagement and in-turn allow youth to unlock their potential. http://www.vosnl.org/
DJ POWER Award winning DJ and producer is a master at pleasing crowds worldwide with his productions, remixes and open format DJ style. He gained critical acclaim for his Soul Controllers mashup cd compilations and was presented with a Justo’s Award in NYC. His projects have featured guest appearances by artists such as Sean Paul, 50 Cent, Wyclef, Major Lazer’s Walshy Fire, Machel Montano, Vybz Kartel and many more. His productions have been featured in the NY TIMES, Complex mag, Fader, Inthemix.com, Hypetrack etc. and he has produced tracks played by djs worldwide including his recent track with Walshy Fire (Major Lazer) “Skyrocket”, Mims platinum “Why I’m Hot” remix, Knaan’s World Cup Anthem “Waving Flag”, “Bang Bang” feat. Adam Levine from Maroon 5 and “Right There” Nicole Scherzinger ft. 50 cent. His single and video “Fly So High” with Machel Montano and Kardinal Offishall has been featured on MTV, VH1, Muchmusic, Tempo, Top 10 on BPM tv and over 95 tv outlets worldwide. His EDM dancehall single “Makeup” with Vybz Kartel was premiered by Complex mag earlier this year and was the #2 downloaded song on #1 dj site whitelable.net.