Monday, September 24, 2018 15.55PM / DSN
Data Science Nigeria is now set for its annual summit focused on the application of AI in Financial Inclusion with specific interest in the use of alternative data (geospatial, social media) to develop inclusive credit scoring algorithm and AI-enabled interface for financial service delivery.
The free event runs Wednesday 10th October, 2018 at the Oriental Hotel, VI, Lagos with plenary sessions led by Matt Grasser (Inclusive Fintech Director, Bankable Frontier Associate, USA; Ekow Duker, ex Chief Analytics Officer, Barclays Africa/MD IxioAnalytics South Africa; Dr Jacques Ludik, AI Expert & CEO Cortex Logic South Africa; Dr Emma Doro, Principal Data Scientist, Jet.com, USA and eight (8) other leading experts. Pre-registration is compulsory and details are at www.datasciencenigeria.org/aisummit
AI Demystified for Executive
Our exclusive 40-participant class on Artificial Intelligence /Big Data demystified and simplified for executives will run on Tuesday 9 October at Eko Hotel, Victoria Island, Lagos (8:30am to 5pm). Details of registration/content/reservation fee at www.datasciencenigeria.org/aiexecutive
5-day AI Bootcamp
Our 5-day, all-expenses-paid learning bootcamp for students/researchers/industry practitioners will run between October 10 and 14, 2018.
The participants are the top 150 participants in the ongoing InterCampus Machine learning competition for students and Deep Learning competition for practitioners running on Kaggle platform.
World-class data scientists from Google AI Lab, Stanford AI and BFA are flying in to teach and mentor.