Welcome to the Data Science for Social Impact Research group based at the University of Pretoria, South Africa. The group is led by Dr. Vukosi Marivate, who is the ABSA Chair of Data Science. This website keeps track of work the group working on.
The group looks at the following areas:
- Machine Learning [ML]
- Natural Language Processing [NLP]
- Social Media [SM]
- Society [Soc]
- Web Technologies [WT]
Coronavirus, COVID 19 ZA Dashboard
Lacuna Fund - NLP RFP
Marcel Atemkeng - The sky that a radio telescope such as the SKA observes (the feature map) is the true sky involved with a convolutional filter (the weighted sampling function). This convolution filter varies across the feature map and is different at each pixel.
Dr. Elaine Nsoesie - Participants will get a high-level introduction to writing and publishing scientific papers