Second Meeting of the DS-I Africa Consortium
29 October -2 November 2022


The objectives of the meeting are to recognize cross-cutting interests and opportunities necessary to make the DSI-Africa consortium successful; build team cohesion and strengthen partnerships to harness data science for health in Africa and formalize all working groups including Data Management, Data Governance and Training. The Consortium agenda spans five days and kicks off with a Datathon between 29-30 October, participants being Data Management and Analysis Core (DMAC) leads and trainees. The core meeting occurs between 31 October and 2 November, with at least four cross-cutting themed plenary sessions, working group activity, poster sessions, and networking exchange opportunities with local and international stakeholders in the Data Science and Innovation fields.

Meeting Overview (subject to change)
Saturday 29 October 2022 Datathon
Sunday 30 October 2022 Datathon
Monday 31 October 2022 Opening/Working Group sessions/Plenary Sessions
Tuesday 01 November 2022 Plenary/Working Group sessions
Wednesday 02 November 2022 Plenary Sessions/Closing
Thursday 03 November 2022 eLwazi-ODSP AGM/Working Group Sessions/Satellite Workshop