Dr Noel Akpata

Dr Noel Akpata is a member of the Global Steering Committee of the World Social Innovation Forum (WSIF). The World Social Innovation Forum is a global platform of social change-makers, social innovators, impact investors, policymakers and thought leaders in government, non-profit, and corporate sectors.

It is headquartered in Silicon Valley, USA and it aims to improve the lives of people and build stronger, healthier communities across the globe by providing a unique combination of educating, engaging, and connecting leaders in areas like impact investment, digital women entrepreneurship, digital healthcare, digital education, and smart city/village initiatives.


Dr. Noel Akpata is also a member of the Global advisory board of Singapore based OneAgrix.


OneAgrix is the poised to be the world’s largest agricultural and halal blockchain digital infrastructure project helping nation states achieve food security and food safety. He led OneAgrix to top 3 at the recently concluded International Finance Commission’s International Food Security Summit sponsored by the Government of Japan.


Dr Akpata is also the Africa Director of Horasis headquartered in Zurich Switzerland.


Horasis hosts annual meetings to advance solutions to the most critical challenges facing corporations today.


The participants of Horasis Meetings are global Chief Executive Officers, key business leaders from emerging markets, renowned thought leaders, relevant public figures including heads of government, Nobel laureates and the Global Academia.


Recently on October 31st 2020 and in a meeting hosted by the President of Nigeria, President Muhammadu Buhari (GCFR) at the Presidential Villa, the Government of Nigeria endorsed the creation of the Horasis-Nigeria Economic Development Council and the hosting of Horasis economic development initiatives in Nigeria.


Dr Akpata is also the founder of initiatives like the Nigeria Electricity Market Summit Group, Nigeria Feeds The world Initiative, Horasis-Nigeria Economic Development Council to mention a few. He supports leadership and innovation efforts in Public and private sector organizations through his consulting firm, StratexPro.