Emerging from Data Science Intensive

“In September & October I was fortunate enough to attend the Data Science Intensive Program (DSI) in Cape Town. In a word: WOW! The program brought together 16 students from 7 African countries for 8 very intensive weeks with an ambitious goal: To ensure that anyone who completes the DSI is able to contribute...

DSI Program 2018 Report

DSI Program 2018 Report The 8-week DSI program started on 27 August and finished on 19 October 2018.The main goal of the DSI was that participants who successfully complete the program should be able to add value to any data science team in the world. As a result, the emphasis of the program was...

Precipitation prediction using ConvLSTM deep neural network

“Weather prediction is something that binds all of us together. Usually when people meet someone they dont know (like your uber driver, etc..), part of the conversation revolves around how good or bad the weather is and what is the prediction saying for the next few days. Interestingly modelling the weather is usually a...