Joined Zindi over 3 years ago
Brainiac
Data Scientist
Nairobi, Kenya
Speaks: English, Swahili

8698 points

Current rank #17
, best rank #2
Akeed Restaurant Recommendation Challenge
Predict which restaurants in Oman customers will most likely order from
Prediction
Customer service
$3 000 USD
Ended over 2 years ago
ranked #4 out of #242
1348 enrolled
Helping Oman
CGIAR Crop Yield Prediction Challenge
Can you predict maize yields on East African farms using satellite data?
Prediction
Computer Vision
Agriculture
$3 000 USD
Ended almost 2 years ago
ranked #1 out of #195
776 enrolled
Helping Kenya
UNICEF Arm 2030 Vision #1: Flood Prediction in Malawi
Predict flood extent caused by storms in southern Malawi
Forecast
$10 000 USD
Ended over 2 years ago
ranked #3 out of #485
1715 enrolled
Helping Malawi
AI4D Swahili News Classification Challenge
Can you create a classification algorithm to identify Swahili news articles by category?
Classification
Media
$250 USD
Ended almost 2 years ago
ranked #2 out of #54
77 enrolled
Helping East Africa
Radiant Earth Spot the Crop XL Challenge
Based on time-series of Sentinel-1 and Sentinel-2 satellite images can you classify crop types in South Africa?
Forecast
$8 800 USD
Ended over 1 year ago
ranked #2 out of #50
338 enrolled
Helping South Africa
Cryptocurrency Closing Price Prediction
Can you predict the closing price for a cryptocurrency?
Good for beginners
Prediction
Cryptocurrency
$1 000 USD
Ended over 1 year ago
ranked #258 out of #352
751 enrolled
Helping
Kenya Hack - Tanzania Tourism Prediction Challenge by Nairobi Women In Machine Learning Data Science
Can you use tourism survey data and ML to predict how much money a tourist will spend when visiting Tanzania?
Prediction
Tourism
Travel
$450 USD
Ended ~2 years ago
ranked #8 out of #48
80 enrolled
Helping Kenya
Zimnat Insurance Recommendation Challenge
Can you predict which insurance products existing clients will want next?
Prediction
Customer service
Financial Services
Insurance
$5 000 USD
Ended over 2 years ago
ranked #1 out of #614
1687 enrolled
Helping Zimbabwe
Radiant Earth Spot the Crop Challenge
Based on time-series of Sentinel-2 satellite images can you classify crop types in South Africa?
Forecast
$8 800USD
Ended over 1 year ago
ranked #3 out of #101
536 enrolled
Helping South Africa
South African COVID-19 Vulnerability Map by #ZindiWeekendz
Can we infer important COVID-19 public health risk factors from outdated data?
Prediction
Government
$300 USD
Ended almost 3 years ago
ranked #2 out of #178
320 enrolled
Helping Africa
UmojaHack #3: Hotspots (BEGINNER) by UmojaHack Africa
Predicting fires in the DRC
Prediction
Conservation
Agriculture
$400 USD
Ended almost 3 years ago
ranked #3 out of #297
517 enrolled
Helping Africa
Silicon Valley 21st Century Education and Silicon Valley Propellers Hackathon
Semaine Africaine de l'Intelligence Artificielle
$700 USD
Ended over 1 year ago
ranked #3 out of #58
88 enrolled
Helping United States Of America
AirQo Ugandan Air Quality Forecast Challenge
Predict future air quality levels and empower communities to plan and protect their health
Forecast
Research
$5 000 USD
Ended over 2 years ago
ranked #2 out of #328
861 enrolled
Helping Uganda
Sea Turtle Rescue: Forecast Challenge
Can you predict the number of sea turtles Local Ocean Conservation will rescue each week in Kenya?
Forecast
Conservation
2000 Zindi Points
Ended almost 3 years ago
ranked #4 out of #86
465 enrolled
Helping Kenya
Uber Nairobi Ambulance Perambulation Challenge
Can you use ML to create an optimised ambulance deployment strategy in Nairobi?
Prediction
Construction
Transportation
Health
$6 000 USD
Ended ~2 years ago
ranked #6 out of #331
1066 enrolled
Helping Kenya
Womxn in Big Data South Africa: Female-Headed Households in South Africa
A prediction challenge with prizes for the top three female data scientists
Good for beginners
Prediction
$5 000 USD
Ended almost 3 years ago
ranked #5 out of #204
1135 enrolled
Helping South Africa
GIZ NLP Agricultural Keyword Spotter
Classify audio utterances in Luganda and English from Uganda
Classification
Agriculture
$7 000 USD
Ended ~2 years ago
ranked #4 out of #255
731 enrolled
Helping Uganda
Basic Needs Basic Rights Kenya - Tech4MentalHealth
Classify text from university students in Kenya towards a mental health chatbot
Classification
Health
$4 200 USD
Ended over 2 years ago
ranked #6 out of #501
1045 enrolled
Helping Kenya
To Vaccinate or Not to Vaccinate: It’s not a Question
Analysing social media sentiment towards vaccines
Classification
Health
Media
Knowledge
Active
ranked #8 out of #54
546 enrolled
Helping Africa
ICLR Workshop Challenge #2: Radiant Earth Computer Vision for Crop Detection from Satellite Imagery
Identify crop type using satellite imagery, and win a trip to present your work at ICLR 2020 in Addis Ababa.
Computer Vision
Agriculture
$5 000 USD
Ended almost 3 years ago
ranked #13 out of #110
586 enrolled
Helping Kenya