Joined Zindi ~4 years ago
DrFad
Chief data scientist
Lagos, Nigeria
Speaks: English

9930 points

Current rank #11
, best rank #1
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Can we infer important COVID-19 public health risk factors from outdated data?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 #3 out of #178
320 enrolled
Helping Africa
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
Wazihub Soil Moisture Prediction Challenge
Predict soil humidity using sensor data from low-cost DIY Internet of Things in Senegal
Intermediate
Forecast
Agriculture
$8 000 USD
Ended over 3 years ago
ranked #1 out of #94
849 enrolled
Helping Senegal
Mtoto News Childline Kenya Call Volume Prediction Challenge
Help Kenya's child protection hotline forecast how many calls they will receive each hour each day
Intermediate
Forecast
Health
2000 Zindi Points
Ended over 3 years ago
ranked #3 out of #38
262 enrolled
Helping Kenya
Standard Bank Tech Impact Challenge: Xente Credit Scoring Challenge
Predict the likelihood of credit default of ecommerce clients
Good for beginners
Prediction
Financial Services
2000 Zindi Points
Ended ~3 years ago
ranked #1 out of #97
579 enrolled
Helping Uganda
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
AI4D Predict the Global Spread of COVID-19
The accuracy of your models will be assessed on future data
Forecast
Health
$5 000 USD
Ended almost 3 years ago
ranked #2 out of #51
928 enrolled
Helping
Farm Pin Crop Detection Challenge
Classify fields in South Africa by crop type using Sentinel-2 satellite imagery
Advanced
Classification
Agriculture
$11 000 USD
Ended over 3 years ago
ranked #1 out of #42
1208 enrolled
Helping South Africa
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
TIC-HEAP Cirta Particle Classification Challenge
Build a machine learning model to help physicists identify particles in images
Classification
Research
Physics
2000 Zindi Points
Ended almost 3 years ago
ranked #3 out of #31
169 enrolled
Helping Switzerland
SFC PAYGo Solar Credit Repayment Competition
Can you predict PAYGo solar customer payments?
Prediction
$5 000 USD
Ended over 1 year ago
ranked #25 out of #276
1008 enrolled
Helping
Sendy Logistics Challenge
Predict the estimated time of arrival (ETA) for motorbike deliveries in Nairobi
Intermediate
Prediction
Logistics
$7 000 USD
Ended ~3 years ago
ranked #6 out of #449
2028 enrolled
Helping Kenya
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 #6 out of #328
861 enrolled
Helping Uganda
Urban Air Pollution Challenge by #ZindiWeekendz
Can you predict air quality in cities around the world using satellite data?
Prediction
Safety
$300 USD
Ended almost 3 years ago
ranked #6 out of #134
238 enrolled
Helping Africa
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 #4 out of #485
1715 enrolled
Helping Malawi
Computer Vision for Image Classification
A learning competition for CMU Data Science Club and AI Saturdays Kigali in Rwanda
Intermediate
Computer Vision
Knowledge
Active
ranked #6 out of #41
200 enrolled
Helping Rwanda
The Zimnat Insurance Assurance Challenge by #ZindiWeekendz
Can you predict when an insurance policy will lapse in Zimbabwe?
Prediction
Insurance
$300 USD
Ended over 2 years ago
ranked #7 out of #106
299 enrolled
Helping Africa
Uber Movement SANRAL Cape Town Challenge
Predict when and where road incidents will occur next in Cape Town
Advanced
Prediction
Transportation
Safety
$5 500 USD
Ended almost 3 years ago
ranked #11 out of #134
837 enrolled
Helping South 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 #4 out of #110
586 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 #7 out of #614
1687 enrolled
Helping Zimbabwe