Deep Learning Indaba: Advancing Machine Learning and AI in Africa

Are you an African machine learning enthusiast or expert with the desire to shape the future of Artificial Intelligence (AI) in our continent? Then you should consider the Deep Learning Indaba! The annual conference is dedicated to advancing machine learning and artificial intelligence in Africa, and promoting diversity, inclusivity, and representation in these fields of science. Most importantly, it is focused on the participation and contribution of Africans in this area shaping today’s world and the future. Africans don’t have to be satisfied with consumption, with the know-how, mindset and strategy, Africa can leverage AI for sustainable development and set the pace in the AI and Digital space.

@iamjidaw 📣 Calling all African machine learning enthusiasts! 🌍 Want to be an active shaper of the ongoing advances in AI and machine learning? Be part of Deep Learning Indaba, where you can learn from the best in the AI and ML field, network with peers, and contribute to diversity and inclusivity in science and Africa’s contribution to AI development. Whether you’re a student, early career researcher, industry professional, or academic, this conference is for you! Apply now and don’t miss this opportunity to make a difference. 🤖👨‍🔬👩‍💻 #DeepLearningIndaba #MachineLearning #AIinAfrica #Africa #DiversityInScience #STEM #jidaw #iamjidaw ♬ Africa – Salif Keïta

A Call has gone out for applications to participate in the Deep Learning Indaba 2023 in person in Accra Ghana from the 3rd to the 9th of September 2023.

With six intense days of learning, networking, and mentorship, the program covers a range of topics at the state-of-the-art in the field, including natural language processing, computer vision, reinforcement learning, trustworthy AI, AI safety/alignment, MLops, data engineering, and AI for science (e.g. biology). The research symposium and deep-dive workshops provide opportunities for new research connections to be made, silos in the research community to be broken, and a better understanding of the variety of career paths in the field. The environment provides unique opportunities for internship and mentorship.

Whether you’re a student, early career researcher, industry professional, or academic, the Deep Learning Indaba is the place to be if you’re enthusiastic, motivated, and eager to learn and help. Apply now and be part of a more representative, inclusive, and multicultural machine learning community in Africa!

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