From the ground up: the untapped power of community for African data science

Zindi is community

And so, through 2020, our Ambassador Network grew, and Zindi grew with it. Working out of schools, universities and innovation spaces, often with unreliable infrastructure and limited computing resources, data science communities are bootstrapping a new revolution in Africa, and it’s a joy and a privilege to say that I have been a small part of that.

People and passion

There are too many Zindi ambassadors and superstars to mention all of them, but we appreciate and recognise every one. A few highlights:

Community lessons

A few lessons I learned in building a genuine community:

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Zindi hosts the largest community of African data scientists, working to solve the world’s most pressing challenges using machine learning and AI.