The event aims to create a sense of community amongst people and organizations working with data and to provide resources, support and opportunities to both aspiring data scientists and companies looking for data services.
Learn Data Visualization on Atlas
Lydia Namubiru, Data Lead and Media Researcher at African Center for Media Excellence (ACME) will teach a 30 minute session on how to use Atlas, a free platform from Quartz for creating and sharing great charts. Lydia will also tell us more about the Open Data movement in Uganda: www.data.ug.
Angela Kiconco, Senior Statistician and Diana Nabukalu, Statistician from Uganda Bureau of Statistics (UBOS) will give give a few remarks on the importance of national data and how it can be made more available and understandable by the public.
Facebook versus Census: Bernard Wright @ GeoGecko
The WOW Factor- Creating on the fly Dashboards for your Data: Joseph Kaizzi @ ThinVoid
More Languages, More Problems – Unpacking Farmer Data via SMS: Fhiwa Ndou @ WeFarm
Activities and Networking Data doesn’t have to be boring! This is a club, after all. Make new friends over a drink, snacks and some popping music from our resident DJ.
2 November 2017
Time: 17:00 – 20:00hrs
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