Zindi UmojaHack Africa Preparations: 2022 Edition

Technology House, Space 7, 2nd Floor, JKUAT, Juja, 00100

Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology - Juja, Kenya

We're excited to share that Zindi is once again hosting Africa's biggest inter-university machine learning hackathon, UmojaHack Africa on Mar 19-20, 2022. We would like to invite your university to participate in this exciting and educational weekend event and leverage the opportunities we have in store for all the data enthusiasts at your university.

Mar 17, 2022, 3:00 – 6:00 PM

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Key Themes

Machine Learning

About this event

We're excited to share that Zindi is once again hosting Africa's biggest inter-university machine learning hackathon, UmojaHack Africa on Mar 19-20, 2022. We would like to invite your university to participate in this exciting and educational weekend event and leverage the opportunities we have in store for all the data enthusiasts at your university.

The participants of this hackathon should expect:

$10 000 USD in prizes for participants (including a country prize for the winner in every participating country), plus spot prizes, T-shirts, stickers, etc.

Recognition for students and institutions taking part in the hackathon

Growing real-world skills by taking part in the hackathon

Building a strong portfolio of the project you work in

Access to our event partners who seek talent for their companies

Event support to host the hackathon in your university

Rewards for universities that support the hackathon (details to follow)

When

When

Thursday, March 17, 2022
3:00 PM – 6:00 PM UTC

Speaker

  • Keith Martins

    Dukaree

    Data Scientist

Facilitator

  • William Otieno

    Legal Tech Kenya

    Backend Sofware Engineer

Partner

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School of Computing and IT, JKUAT

Organizers

  • Gabriel Okemwa

    GDSC Lead

  • Sebastian Muchui

    IoT Track Lead

  • Andrew Nzioki

    Web Development Track Lead

  • Arnold Keter

    Data Science track - Karen Campus

  • Peter Chege

    Mobile development Lead

  • Clinton Njogu

    Blockchain/Web3 Track lead

  • Chris Macharia

    Cyber-Security Track Lead

  • HILLARY OMONDI

    GDSC JKUAT

    GDSC CO-LEAD

  • Erick Otuoma

    StackUp

    Data Science Track Lead

  • Valarie Chebet

    GDSC CO-LEAD Karen Campus

  • Ruth Gitau

    Social Media and Outreach

  • Alfred Warui

    Web Dev Lead - Karen Campus

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