Idris Brewster

Movers & Shakers NYC

Idris is an innovative and passionate individual who uses his technical and creative expertise to disrupt traditional narratives through immersive experiences, all the while empowering others to do the same. His background is in Cognitive Science, Computer Science, and Education. As a creative technologist, Idris has experience spent the majority of his time focusing on blending his work in social activism and immersive media. As an educator, Idris worked for Google, developing an educational program called Code Next that exposes black and brown youth to the world of computer science, allowing them to have the tools to build their own future.
Idris's other passions include hip-hop production and filmmaking! He was the subject of the documentary, "American Promise" winner of the Special Jury Award at the Sundance Film Festival

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