Awards & Certifications

Here is a list of some of my most notable awards and fellowships.

Over the years, I have been honored to receive various awards and scholarships in recognition of my passion and hard work in the fields of research, innovation, and architecture practice.

From winning the Best Paper Award in Environmental Sustainability at CONVR in South Korea to emerging as the 1st place winner in the Practical Usefulness category at the Metaverse Creators Hackathon, my commitment to excellence and innovation has been recognized by esteemed institutions and organizations. 


Best Paper Award in Environmental Sustainability (CONVR), South Korea


1st Place Practical Usefulness Category, 4th Overall – Metaverse Creators Hackathon


3rd Prize Winner, Metaverse Hackathon, South Korea


Winner of Gensler Aggies Endowed Scholarship


Winner of American Institute of Architects (AIA) Scholarship - a/e ProNet David Lakamp.


Winner of MSGA Springfield Scholarship


2x Winner of 3D/I International Endowed Scholarship


Billy Frank Gafford Endowed Scholarship


J. Rodney Tabor Memorial Scholarship - Texas A&M


Edward J. Romieniec Graduate Travel Fellowship, Texas A&M


R. Joseph Reeves Scholarship


O.N Mitchell, Jr. Endowed Graduate Fellowship


3RD Place – Texas A&M Engineering for Entrepreneurship Aggies Invent 48hr Hackathon


5TH Place, Raymond Ideas Challenge – McFerrin Center for Entrepreneurship


BEST RESULT – NIA Professional Practice Exam 303


Construction Science Research Fellowship (Donation by SwiftWall)

Unity XR Dev & Management Certifications

BIM-VDC for Construction – June 2023

Construction Faculty Teaching Excellence, Mississippi State University and Virginia Tech – May 2023

Unity Certified – Unity Essentials Pathway – February 2023

Unity Certified – VR for Educators
- October 2022

Saving the Project Timeline - Tips for building Temporary Barricades with BIM - August 2022

Life-Safety: Head-of-Wall Fire Resistance and Design - June 2022

Revit: Remote Collaboration with BIM Collaborate Pro - March 2022

Gamification of Training – - November 2021

Generative Design Foundations LinkedIn Learning Certificate – April 2020

Unity: Interactivity for AEC (Architecture, Engineering, Construction) LinkedIn Learning Certificate – April 2020

Construction Technology: Industry Snapshot LinkedIn Learning Certificate – March 2020

LaunchPad Propel by Techstars Pitch + Competition, New York – November 2019

Texas Society of Architects Design Expo 2019, Galveston – October 2019

Revit to Unity for Architecture, Visualization and VR – September 2019

Virtual Reality Foundations – LinkedIn Learning – August 2019

McFerrin Center for Entrepreneurship - Startup Aggieland Business Incubator Spring Cohort
– April 2019

Academy for Future Faculty, Texas A&M University – CIRTL Associate-Fellow – April 2019

Architects Marketing – The Architects Marketing Institute
– March 2018

Executive Leadership Symposium – University of Houston, Texas
– March 2018

Nigerian Institute of Architects – Professional Member (MNIA)
– November 2016

Architects Registration Council of Nigeria
– Colloquium 2015 & 2016

Virgin Atlantic Enterprise (Centre of Entrepreneurship) with British Council
– January 2016


HD 3D Visualization

Digital Twin Development



Document management

Schedule management

Quality assurance

Virtual Reality

VR World Building

C# Programming

3D User Interface (UI) Design

Research & Analysis

Virtual Design & Construction (VDC)

Building Information Modeling (BIM)

Concept Design

Digital Sketching

Interior Design

User Experience (UX) Design

E-Commerce Service Design

Customer Journey Mapping

Business Leadership

Business Management

Team Management


Public Speaking

Sales & Marketing

Business Pitching


Website Design

Revit, BIM, VDC Certifications

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