Mike Omoniyi is the Founder and CEO of The Common Sense Network, named 1 of the 100 most influential BAME leaders in Tech by the Financial Times. The network combats cyberbalkanization, helping people leave virtual echo chambers and embrace debate and discussions.
Mike is an activist, singer/songwriter and keen athlete. With a degree in Politics Philosophy and Economics, MA in Political Science (Democracy & Elections) and an incoming PhD on a study of cyberbalkanisation, Mike is passionate about politics and the study of argumentation. He is also the Director of OGGM (a Christian charity) and consults with various charities and organisations.
At TEDxBradford 2019, Mike discussed his work in “Redefining Common Sense”; in a digital world where algorithms know us more than we know ourselves, is there a way to escape dangerous echo chambers?