Data Tamasha 2019

The Power of Data for Inclusive Sustainable Development

December, 4 - 6 | Dar-es-Salaam

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About Data Tamasha

The Data Tamasha is a unique event that showcases and shares how data can make a difference in our community. It brings together data enthusiasts, leaders and practitioners across industries, the public sector and academia. It involves dialogues, panel discussions, presentations, demonstrations, interactive sessions, exhibitions and public out-reach activities.

Data Tamasha aims to strengthen Global, Regional, National and Sub-national Data Ecosystem by:
- Creating awareness on existing data policies and regulations
- Bridging the gap between demand and supply of data
- Showcasing the emerging technology and data use
- Showcase successes in data use through data use stories
- Technology dissemination and transfer
- Creating business opportunities and networks in the innovation ecosystem
- Strengthening and sustaining community of practice

This year's Data Tamasha will include WiDS - Dar es Salaam. WiDS - Dar es Salaam is an independent event organized by Tanzania Data Lab to coincide with the annual Global Women in Data Science (WiDS) Conference held at Stanford University and an estimated 150+ locations worldwide. All genders are invited to attend WiDS regional events, which features outstanding women doing outstanding work.

The Power of Data for Inclusive Sustainable Development

Sub Theme 1
Women in Data Science


Sub Theme 2
Emerging Technologies on Data
Sub Theme 3
Optimizing use of citizen generated data
Sub Theme 4
Data Literacy

Schedule

We have amazing sessions running for 3 full days.
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Registration

Opening

1. Mahadia Tunga - dLab/ WiDS Ambassador

2. Prof. William A. L. Anangisye - Vice Chancellor, UDSM

3. Hodan Addou - UN Women Tanzania

4. Inmi Patterson - Chargé d’ Affaires, US Embassy

5. Guest of honour

Moderator(s): Khalila mbowe & Lilian madeje

Venue: Auditorium

Women in Innovation

1. Rosalynn Mworia- Vodacom Tanzania

2. Kelli Hynes - Director CRS Tanzania

3. Anitha Martin - Grassroot Innovator

4. Iku Lazaro - Ndoto Hub

5. Irene Mlola - FSDT

Moderator(s): Dr.Blandina Kilama & Marjolin Wilmink

Venue: Auditorium

Break & Group photo

The role of women in Data Science in the Industrial Area

1. Mahadia Tunga - dLab

2. Vanessa Kisowile - Sahara Ventures

3. Hellen Maziku- CoICT

4. Sydney Garfinkel - MCC/DCLI-M&E

5. Rose Funja - Jembe

Moderator(s): Carol ndosi

Venue: Auditorium

Lunch

The Future is Female

1. Lorraine Kiswaga - UDSM

2. Vicensia Fuko - Media Space

3. Christina Mariki - PEPFAR Scholar 2019

4. Upendo Mchome - PEPFAR Scholar 2018

Moderator(s): Fatma Fernandes

Venue: Auditorium

Women Data Driven Innovation

1. Khalila Mbowe - Rise Up

2. Anitha Martin - Jamii Dashboard

3. Linda Mlunde - Smart Growth Diary

Moderator(s): Tayamika Mattao

Venue: Mzizima Hall

Women in Geo-Spatial Data

1. Dr. Mercy Mbise - CoICT

2. Dorothea Deus - UDSM

3. Theofrida Maginga - SUA

4. Khairiya Massoud - SUZA

5. Sanna Mäki - Turku Unversity

Moderator(s): Niina Käyhkö

Venue: Kilimanjaro Hall

Keynote: Dr. Joseline Kaganda - USAID


Women led Data Science Products

1. Frida Moshiro - PEPFAR Scholar 2018

2. Leyla Liana - Mlinde Game

3. Kareen Kimam - NIOKOE

4. Emma Sebastian - UDSM

Moderator(s): Tayamika Mattao

Venue: Auditorium

Data 4 Agriculture

1. Neema Njama - Feed the Future

2. Haikael Mandari - Feed the Future

3. Lightness Meena - NAFAKA

4. Faith Patrick - Engine

5. Fatma Fernandes - Quincewood

Moderator(s): Jacqueline Maleko

Venue: Kilimanjaro Hall

Girls and Data

1. Doroles Mihanjo - Code Like A Girl

2. Khadija Mkocha - Smart Girls

3. Rehema Sanga - Data4Her

4. Furaha Salim - Data4Her

3. Zaituni Ally - Vodacom

Moderator(s): Somoe Mkwachu

Venue: Mzizima Hall

Gender Statistics: Where are we and where we want to go in supporting women in data science

1. Mariam Kitembe - NBS

2. Tayamika Mattao - dLab

3. Khadija Mkocha - UDSM

4. Happiness Maruchu - TGNP

Moderator(s): Dr. Blandina Kilama

Venue: Auditorium

Registration & Day one Recap

Keynote: Jim Yonaz - DPS


Regulatory & Legal Environment on Innovation

1. Dr. Emmanuel Manasseh - TCRA

2. Samson Mwela - ICT Commission

3. PROF. Mohamed Sheikh- COSTECH

4. Jumanne Mtambalike - Sahara Ventures

5. Edward Anderson - World Bank

Moderator(s): Carol Ndosi

Venue: Auditorium

Health Break

Artificial Intelligence - Contemporal applications, challenges and opportunities

1. Steven Lee - Rotunda Solutions

2. Essa Ali Tanzania AI Lab

3. Ally Junior Salim Dr. Elsa

4. Deograthius Mzurikwao - XSENSEAI

Moderator(s): Jumanne Mtambalike

Venue: Kilimanjaro Hall

Data Roadmap : Panel Discussion

1. Rose Michael - NBS

2. Mr Kasheto - Kyela Statistician/TAMISEMI

3. Benjamin Charago Open Institute

4. Victor Ohuruogu GPSDD

Moderator(s): Omary Bakari

Venue: Auditorium

Sustainable Approaches in improving Data Literacy

1. David Karunda - PATH

2. Hassan Mtenga - PATH

2. Mahadia Tunga - Tanzania Data Lab

Moderator(s): Auson Kisanga

Venue: Mzizima Hall

Lunch

Unlocking Geo-spatial Data for Development : Panel discussion

1. Ephraim Danford - D4D

2. Dr. Godfrey Justo - COICT

3. Kenneth Mubea - GPSDD

4. BOT

5. Benedict Mugambi - NBS

Moderator(s): Victor Ohuruogu

Venue: Kilimanjaro Hall

Data Privacy & Security: Panel Discussion

1. Steven Lee - Rotunda solutions

2. Reggie Rusan - Simpletec solutions

3. Diamond carvalho - Mwema advocates

4. Samson Mwela - ICT Commission

5. Steven Lwendo - Basix East Africa

6. Peter Bazikiwe - ISACA

Moderator(s): Vicensia Fuko

Venue: Auditorium

The Role of Data and Innovation towards HIV/AIDS Epidemic Control

1. JHPIEGO

2. TACAIDS

3. NACP

4. Jovin Mwehozi - PASADA

5. Juliana Aloyce - WAMATA

6. John Charles - PACT

Moderator(s): DR. Abdu Juma

Venue: Mzizima Hall

Mobile Data for Social Good

1. Dr. Emmanuel Manasseh TCRA

2. Rachel Sibande DIAL

3. Sandra Oswald - VODACOM

4. Morine Amotorine Pulse Lab Kampala

5. GSS/Vodafone Ghana

Moderator(s): Davis Adieno

Venue: Kilimanjaro Hall

Keynote: Athman Ali - Education Development Trust


Driving Change in Innovation

1. Sosthenes Sambua - Diligent Consulting

2. Carol ndosi - Launchpad tanzania

3. Reggie rusan - Simpletec solutions

4. Terrence clark - Rotunda solutions

5. Dr. beatrice lyimo - COSTECH

6. Steven Lee - Rotunda Solutions

Moderator(s): Merina Marcelina

Venue: Auditorium

Data Collaborative for Local Impact

1. Sydney Garfinkel - MCC DCLI M&E

2. Fredrick Rutahindrwa - dLab M&E

3. Telesphore Kanga - DCLI Cote d’Ivoire M&E

Moderator(s): Auson Kisanga

Venue: Mzizima Hall

Responsive Data use from USAID

Presentation by Ephraim Danford

Moderator(s): Lilian Madeje

Venue: Mzizima Hall

Data Tamasha Dinner and Networking Event (By invitation)

Health Break

Role of Citizen Generated Data

1. Ruth Minja - NBS

2. Karen Bett - GPSDD

3. Omar Seidu - - Ghana Statistical Services

4. Linah Ngumba - Kenya National Bureau of Statistics

5. Benjamin Charagu - OPEN INSTITUTE

6. Innocent Maholi - OMDTZ

Moderator(s): Aidan Eyakuze

Venue: Auditorium

Health Break

Adapt and Goal Tracker Demonstration Session

1. Alexandra Silfverstolpe (DATA ACT LAB)

2. Ruth Minja (NBS)- GOAL TRACKER

3. Saruni Njipay (NBS)

Moderator(s): Charles Bundu

Venue: Kilimanjaro Hall

Data Disrupt Toolkit

FSDT

Moderator(s): Elvis Mushi

Venue: Auditorium

DATA USE IN PUBLIC SUPPLY CHAIN

1. DR. Redemtia Mbatia - THPS

2. Tarcila Ewald - MDH

3. Godbless Malik - - USAID

4. Akiza Kamuzora - EGPAF

5. Mathew Mganga - PORALG

6. Martha Kikwale - MOHCDGEC PSU

Moderator(s):HARRISON MALIKI

Venue: Mzizima Hall

Utilizing Data to Drive Financial Inclusion

FSDT

National Financial Inclusion Framework

NMB

JAMII INSURANCE

Moderator(s): Elvis Mushi

Venue: Kilimanjaro Hall

Keynote : Reggie Rusan - Simpletec Solutions

Data Storytelling and Future of Journalism Data, Storytelling and Beyond

1. Mihayo Wilmore - Mwananchi Communication Ltd

2. Winnie Kamau - Freelance Journalists

3. Joyce Shebe - - - Clouds TV

4. Oscar Mangula- Kenya National Bureau of Statistics

5. Tulinangwe Mwampanga - NBS

Moderator(s): Vicensia Fuko

Venue: Auditorium

Innovation clinic : Pitch Q&A Session

1. Collin Gumbu- dLab

2. Haji Dachi - Integrated Management Limited

3. Sharon Nsule - Smartlab

4. Dr. Helen maziku - Y4C

5. Dr. Afua Mohamed - COSTECH Zanzibar

6. Suleyman Hamiary - SUZA

Moderator(s): Jabhera Matogoro

Venue: Mzizima Hall

Lunch

The Role of Digital Health in supporting & promoting data use : Panel discussion

1. Tumainiel Macha MOHCDGEC

2. Sultana Seifa - eGA

3. Neema Ringo - PATH

Moderator(s): Walter Ndesanjo

Venue: Auditorium

Workshop

Data Storytelling: dLab & MediaSpace

Moderator(s): Mahadia Tunga

Venue: Mzizima Hall

Impact of Data Driven Innovations & Use Stories : Presentations

1. PHARMLINKS - MUHAS

2. AfyaBox

3. TANZMED

4. NIPO

5. NIAJIRI

Moderator(s): Agapiti Manday

Venue: Kilimanjaro Hall

Workshop

Application of AI for rapid anomaly detection in the Insurance/Bank industry

Hunter and Steve Lee - Rotunda Solutions

Venue: Kilimanjaro Hall

Citizen Generated Data in Action : Presentations

1.Zaiga Mgala - TWAWEZA

2.Boniventura Godfrey - HAKI ELIMU

3.Engelbert Chuwa - UNICEF U-Report

4.Athman Ali -EDT

5.Aidan Eyakuze- TWAWEZA

Moderator(s): Omar Bakari

Venue: Mzizima Hall

Data Partnerships

1. Sydney Garfinkel - MCC/DCLI-M&E

2. Davis Adieno - GPSDD

3. Dr. Henry Mwanyika - PATH

4. Ruth Minja - NBS

Moderator(s): Stephen Chacha

Venue: Auditorium

CLOSING

Moderator(s): Khalila mbowe & Lilian madeje

Venue: Auditorium

Gallery

Event venue location info and gallery

Tanzania Data Lab, Kijitonyama - DSM

The event will be held at Tanzania Data Lab which is situated within the College of Information and Communications Technology - University of Dar es Salaam Campus at Kijitonyama.

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