Dr. Fred N. Kiwanuka

Role in Project: 
Supervisor and Industry Relations
Affiliation/Contact : 
Makerere University
Bio: 
Fred N. Kiwanuka holds a PhD in Computer Science from the University of Groningen, Netherlands. His PhD focused on medical image processing and analysis. His current research interests are in applications of machine learning, pattern recognition, computer vision and data science in solving problems in health, education, agriculture, food security and climate. Most recently, he was a Research fellow at Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA. He then went to Insight Data Science, New York and Silicon Valley, USA as a Data Science Fellow, where he focused on data science product development. Currently, he is a Data Science Consultant with the United Nations' Children Fund as well as a Lecturer and Researcher in the Artificial Intelligence and Data Science Lab at the College of Computing and Information Sciences, Makerere University.