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Africa's inter-university machine learning hackathon

19-20 March 2022

19-20 March 2022

30 COUNTRIES, 200 UNIVERSITIES, 2000 STUDENTS. AFRICA'S BIGGEST INTER-UNIVERSITY HACKATHON WILL BE EVEN BIGGER IN 2022.

2022 SPEAKERS

Bayo (Olubayo) Adekanmbi
Founder & Lead Consultant, Data Science Nigeria
SRI SATISH AMBATI
CEO, H2O.ai
YACINE BARRO BOURGAULT
ATO (Africa Transformation Office) Skilling Lead, Microsoft
Karim Beguir
CEO, InstaDeep
Moustapha Cisse
Research Scientist & Head of Google AI Center, Accra
GAVIN COPE
Head: Advanced Analytics and Insights, Absa Retail & Business Bank
SHAUN DIPPNALL
CEO, EXPLORE Data Science Academy
MACIEJ KALISZKA
Head of Analytics (Corporate and Investment Banking, Pan-Africa), Absa Retail & Business Bank
Kate Kallot
Director, Head of Global Developer Relations & Emerging Areas, NVIDIA
Celina Lee
Co-Founder & CEO, Zindi
CIIRA MAINA
Organising Committee member Data Science Africa
Sam Masikini
Ambassador, Zindi & Software Developer, Computer Systems Engineer & Data Scientist
Chris Perry
Product Lead, Google Colab
Alexander Tsado
Executive Director, Alliance AI
Idriss TONDJI - 2021 Winner
Idriss Tondji
Machine Intelligence graduate student at AMMI, Past UmojaHack Africa Winner
DAN ZIGMOND
Tech Leader, Author & Zen Teacher

"Solving Africa's problems through data science. How beautiful. #UmojaHackAfrica"
- Andiswa Mkhonto @andiswa_mkhonto

FOR STUDENTS

UmojaHack Africa 2022 is for you! Sign up on your own or in a team to be part of the greatest student-focused data science competition in Africa, whether you’re an enthusiastic newbie or a master of many competitions. You can participate from anywhere in Africa and be a part of this life-changing two-day hackathon.

FOR UNIVERSITIES

Don’t miss being a part of Africa’s largest and most exciting data science event! If you’re a lecturer, academic, administrator or student club leader, get in touch with us to find out more about officially joining more than 200 other African institutions, and even hosting a physical event on your campus.

FOR SPONSORS & PARTNERS

Support the next generation of tech and AI leaders in Africa with one of our tailored sponsorship packages! By being a part of this landmark event, your company will gain valuable recognition and unprecedented direct access to 2000 African university students, plus the broader university and Zindi communities.

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