4 days / 10 Mentors / 24-hours Hackathon
12th – 15th October, 2017
Who we are
Data Science Nigeria is a non-profit run and managed by the Data Scientists Network Foundation. Our vision is to see Nigeria become the outsourcing hub for international Data Science/Advanced Analytics/Big Data projects with opportunity to access 10% share of the global data science outsourcing projects, worth USD 3.3 billion in revenue by 2020.
We adopt a practitioner-led model where experienced and hands-on data scientists in Nigeria and in the Diaspora train and mentor young Nigerians through face-to-face, virtual coaching classes, project-based support and holiday boot camps funded by individuals and corporate organizations.
• 3 Nigerian-centric Data Science products being supported in the ecosystem.
• The largest convergence of academia and industry practitioners as mentors with 10 PhD instructors from 4 continents.
• Over 3,000 participants in online and offline initiatives.
2nd Data Science Nigeria Bootcamp
Data Science Nigeria bootcamp is a 4 days residential Bootcamp that will runs between October 12-15th, 2017. Successful participants will be trained and mentored through hands-on classes focused on machine learning algorithms and statistics for Big Data Analysis…
In this year’s Data Science Nigeria Bootcamp, we are bringing together thought leaders and experts in the field of data science. The mentors will provide hands-on instruction on machine learning algorithms and statistics for Big Data and via a face-to-face classes led by Nigerian Data Scientists and 8 other international PhD-level Data scientists (practitioners and academia) dialling in via video-conferencing.