Dr Vukosi Marivate, ABSA UP Chair of Data Science, Data Science for Social Impact Research Group.  I started writing this post on my thoughts on Data Science and COVID-19 in South Africa while also co-organising and assisting at the International …

A few weeks in, Data Science thoughts on COVID-19 in SA Read more »

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Through an NRF Knowledge Interchange and Collaboration grant, I was able to visit some collaborators in Sierra Leone. I got the opportunity to do 3 things.  Visiting Njala University I had a visit to Njala University to give 2 days …

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Keep your nose out the sky, keep your heart to God And keep your face to the risin' sun¬†- Kanye West,¬†Family Business In the previous posts I have covered a number of items, the last being particularly focused on growth. …

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Nothing's ever promised tomorrow today, But we'll a find a way - Kanye West, Heard 'Em Say In this post I want to break down how we tackle the challenges that are chosen for the DSIDE program. As such lets …

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