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Tap into Africa’s top data science talent

Ishango is the bridge between Africa’s top talent and global business. We offer global companies the ability to access an untapped talent pool: African Data Scientists

Tap into Africa’s top data science talent

Ishango is the bridge between Africa’s top talent and global business. We offer global companies the ability to access an untapped talent pool: African Data Scientists

Our Clients

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What We Do

Ishango is an innovative social enterprise with a mission to create high-skill data science jobs in Africa and demonstrate the wealth of talent available on the continent.
We run an 8-week data science programme that upskills and supports budding African data scientists to deliver value-adding projects for global companies.

What We Do

Ishango is an innovative social enterprise with a mission to create high-skill data science jobs in Africa and demonstrate the wealth of talent available on the continent.
We run an 8-week data science programme that upskills and supports budding African data scientists to deliver value-adding projects for global companies

Types of Projects We Deliver

We recruit and support data scientists to deliver real-world data related projects for host organisations. They are are supervised by experienced Data Scientists who oversee delivery and ensure high performance.

Data & Software Engineering​

  • Data model design and implementation (e.g. ontology)

  • Data architecture definition and optimization (e.g. Graph DB)

  • Data health checks / unit testing

  • Continuous integration and deployment (i.e. automation)​

AI & Machine Learning

  • Anomaly or object detection

  • Forecasting and predictive modelling

  • Recommendation engines

  • Natural Language Processing (NLP)​

Analytics & Dashboards

  • Visual analytics solutions

  • Management Interface (MI) Dashboards

  • Recommendation engines

  • Automated reporting capabilities​

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Data Scientists

Want to accelerate your data science career and get a real world experience? Our programs are fully funded and completly free!

Partners

Want to collaborate with Ishango? Help us nurture future Data Science Leaders in Africa.

Host Companies

Want to work with the best data talent in Africa. Our next Programme is looking for projects.

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