23 Aug 2022

DSFSI @ Deep Learning Indaba 2022 #DLI2022

Our contributions as DLIndaba 2022

The Deep Learning Indaba returned in 2022 and is being hosted in Tunis, Tunisia. DSFSI has always supported the indaba through organising, tutoring and participation. Below are some of the contributions to the 2022 program.


Masters students, Matimba and Thapelo will be presenting posters at this years Indaba. The titles of the posters are

  • Xitsonga <>English translation using NMT with Back translation Poster Link
  • Cross-Lingual Embedding Methods and Applications: A Systematic Review for Low-Resourced Scenarios Poster Link

You can learn more about oure research via our publications here

Vukosi is also one of the organisers who is coordinating the poster judging for best posters for Indaba 2022.


The Indaba is known for high quality practical sessions. Abiodun will be facilitating and tutoring at the practical sessions.

Presentations and Panels

Vukosi will be presenting about the Lacuna fund at the NLP workshop on Thursday. Vukosi will also be a panelist on the Panel Discussion on Friday evening.

Caption: A few DSFSI lab members at the Indaba

We look forward to reconnecting with old friends, making new ones and Strenghthening African Machine Learning at Deep Learning Indaba 2022.