The Leaders Club

Wednesday 21st April 2021




Creating Hyper Real Digital Versions of YOU

Ed Clinkett has developed an amazing ‘Immersive Reality Platform’ which he describes as:

"Beyond just data and exploring the real world applications of your digital twin in a post-Covid world HyModa offers digital solutions, including a platform and mobile app that may well transform the way we shop. Customers can create their very own body-mapped 3D digital avatar and virtual changing rooms to try digital garments in their size."

Clearly, there is a big plus for the fashion industry but Ed will discuss other applications as well. Join The Leaders Club's event and find out more.

About Ed Clinkett:
Born in Mozambique, and an active member of the Mozambican diaspora in the United Kingdom and Ireland, Eduardo (Ed) is the founder of ESRC Consulting Ltd and HyModa - an immersive reality start-up for fashion retail.

A seasoned Digital Transformation executive and experienced global entrepreneur and investor, Ed was recognised by the Financial Times as one of the Top 100 Most Influential Black Asian Minority Ethnic Leaders in Technology in the UK. He is also a mentor for the Aleto Foundation's 2020 Leadership Programme, chaired by Sir Kenneth Olisa OBE, Lord-Lieutenant of Greater London.

Ed has led significant digital transformation and innovation of high profile private and public sector organisations, including the BBC, University of Reading, Nature Publishing Group, Penguin Random House, Center Parcs, Allen & Overy, PwC, Specsavers, George (ASDA), and TalkTalk.

He has been instrumental in introducing digital technology and new ways of working collaboratively in established companies in Europe and South Eastern Africa. He developed the first government department websites in Mozambique and contributed to the definition of the operating model for University Eduardo Mondlane’s technology Centre of Excellence and incubator.

Ed is a strong advocate of using technology to help and facilitate improvements in the lives of individuals with disabilities and also highlighting Mental Health, diversity and Inclusion issues that affect many in society today.

He is also a Film & TV Executive Creative Producer and mentor, actively involved in mentoring and coaching innovative emerging technology start-ups in the UK, Europe and Africa providing leadership, governance, planning, product development knowledge to entrepreneurs and their teams.

This virtual event is free of charge to OA Registrants and The Leaders Club (TLC) Members. Registrations close Monday 19th April and places are limited.

By registering you agree to your name and email being shared with TLC. Zoom login details will be sent to registrants a few days before the event.


At The Leaders Club (TLC), their motto is ‘Bringing Great Minds Together’, and their vision is to inspire each other with inspiring speakers at inspiring venues. We have agreed with TLC that serving and former officers registered with the OA are able to buy tickets at TLC members prices.

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