Adegboyega (Ade) is currently pursuing a Ph.D. in Human-Centered Computing at The University of Maryland, Baltimore County. He is a graduate of Howard University, where he earned a bachelor of science degree in Computer Engineering. Ade’s interests include, ubiquitous/pervasive computing and the use of embedded systems within appropriate and assistive technology. He has a strong passion to promote science, technology, engineering, and mathematics to future collegiate students, not only within academia, but within entrepreneurship. Ade has interned/conducted research at Ateneo de Manila University (Philippines), Intel Corporation, IBM Research, and most recently African Leadership University (Mauritius). He has has been an active member in the National Society of Black Engineers since his senior year in high school, and has held multiple leadership positions at the chapter and national levels.