Zindi, the network for data scientists & machine learning experts hits 60,000 users


The Zindi platform connects commercial organisations, NGOs and Governments with a global community of data scientists and machine learning experts to build talent pipelines and solve the world’s pressing challenges leveraging artificial intelligence & data science has hit 60,000 users

“Zindi has the largest emerging market community of data scientists in MEA, which makes us uniquely positioned to help organisations solve tough data driven challenges and find the talent they are looking for,” says Celina Lee, CEO of Zindi. “We are seeing demand across Africa, India and more recently the Middle East. Post-COVID19, demand for jobs in this segment is rising rapidly as organisations are embracing new tech solutions using AI and data science. We are proud to be pioneering a data-driven, evidence-based approach to data science recruitment, to ensure our clients get the top candidates with the proven skills they need.”

Zindi has 3 core offerings, Data Science Solutions, Recruitment and Professional Development, allied to an impressive track record working with organisations like the UN, ITU, USAID, GIZ, IBM, Microsoft, NVIDIA, EY, Google, DeepMind, and Absa.  

“We are extremely proud to be celebrating the milestone of Zindi’s community hitting 60,000 users,” said Dr Nick Bradshaw, CEO at the AI Media Group, the curators of the AI Expo Africa event series.

With 75+ speaking sessions, multiple panels, workshops and tech demonstrations, delegates at AI Expo Africa can expect an in-depth learning experience allied to multiple networking sessions and entertainment. Thought leaders and exhibitors from previous events have included; Microsoft, Huawei, IBM, ARM, Intel, NVIDIA , UN ITU, Blue Prism, UiPath, Vodacom, Dimension Data and SAP.

Running over 3 days from 1st to 3rd November, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa, AI Expo Africa will unite 1000s of decision makers, investors, buyers, suppliers, innovators, SMMEs and global brands focused on real world 4IR technologies. Common themes in the conference tracks and panels will include expert discussion on 4IR tech trends, ethics, privacy, standards, regulation, policy as well as cross cutting themes such as Smart Cities, Smart Citizen & National Strategies.