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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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 »

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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Sun don't shine in the shade - Kanye West, Waves Growth is not only for the students, but for the program itself and all those involved. In 2017, growth was definitely on the cards for all involved. It was a …

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