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The Deep Learning Indaba was founded in 2017 with the mission of strengthening African Machine Learning (ML). It was formed by a group of researchers and innovators interested in shaping the future of African Machine Learning. The vision of the …

Go Tsamaya Ke Go Bona: Deep Learning Indaba #3 - A journey just beginning Read More »

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Starting the year early, I had the privilege of hosting a session on Fairness and Transparency at the DALI meeting in George in January 2019. The session was co-organised with Moustapha Cisse. Motivation My personal motivations for the session was …

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This week, I was in Gaborone Botswana at International Data Week Information on the session is below The use of Data Science approach to tackle social challenges has been receiving attention over the last few years. This entails using Machine …

International Data Week: Data for Good - Moving Beyond Data Read More »

Reach for the stars so if you fall you land on a cloud - Kanye West, Homecoming Before the students step on to the CSIR campus, a lot of preparation happens. How much preparation? A lot! Let’s talk about preplanning. …

Training future Data Scientists - Part 2: Preplanning Read More »

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Our work is never over - Kanye West, Stronger We just finished another season of the Data Science for Insight and Decision Enablement (DSIDE). DSIDE is a Data Science training program that recruits 50 undergraduates (3rd & 4th years) and …

Training future Data Scientists - Part 1: What's in a DSIDE season? Read More »

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