Nafisa Lawal Idris
Experienced data scientist, mentor & global ambassador for women in tech specializes in diversity & inclusion
Nafisa Lawal Idris is a renowned data scientist, entrepreneur, and prominent figure in the technology industry. She is recognised for her exceptional contributions in the field and serves as an ambassador for various tech organisations, including Google Women TechMakers and Google Developer Group.
As a global ambassador for WomenTech Network, Nafisa is dedicated to advancing the role of women in technology and encouraging individuals from diverse backgrounds to pursue tech careers. She is also a mentor for Black Girls in Tech and Women in Tech and a tutor for Lighthall, while serving as a member of the Advisory Board of Spendo Technologies Inc.
Nafisa's work as a lead data scientist at Greysoft Technologies and entrepreneur is complemented by her advocacy for women in tech, particularly in Northern Nigeria. She is passionate about the tech industry and committed to helping individuals transition their careers into tech. Nafisa's expertise lies in diversity and inclusion, and she is a public speaker who has received recognition for her contributions to the technology industry.
In addition to her work in data science and entrepreneurship, Nafisa founded Feenah Exquisite Events, a premier event planning and management company based in Nigeria.
Attendees can expect to hear about Nafisa's experiences as a mentor and global ambassador for women in tech, her expertise in data science, and her advocacy for diversity and inclusion in the tech industry.