Constraints inspire creativity in data science. Vukosi Marivate of the University of Pretoria talks about doing NLP with low-resource languages, and shares how a growing multinational collaboration is shaping the future of data science in Africa through innovation.  Link -> https://community.alteryx.com/t5/Data-Science-Mixer/Shaping-the-future-of-data-science-and-NLP-in-Africa-Vukosi/ba-p/778266

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