Vancouver Convention Center, CANADA

Organizers 2019

2019 Workshop Chairs

Name, Institution, Chair of
Esube Esube Bekele, In-Q-Tel, Sponsorships & Logistics
Ezinne Ezinne Nwankwo, Harvard University, Accomodations & Travel
Ignatius Ezeani Ignatius Ezeani, Lancaster University, Publicity
Charles Onu Charles Onu, McGill University, Accomodations & Travel
Charles Earl Charles Earl, Automattic.com, Travel Grants
Flora Tasse Flora Tasse, Streem Inc, Publications
Daniel Nkemelu Daniel Nkemelu, Georgia Institute of Technology, Sponsorships & Logistics
Victor Silva Victor Silva, University of Alberta, Recruitment
Bernease Herman Bernease Herman, University of Washington, Finance

2019 Program Committee

BAI thanks the following program committe members for their support and outstanding work.

Area Chairs

Full Name Institution
Adil SALIM KAUST
Adji Bousso Dieng Columbia University
Elaine Nsoesie Boston University School of Public Health
Flora Ponjou Tasse Selerio
George W Musumba Dedan Kimathi University of Technology
Kuheli Sai University of Pittsburgh
Nicolas Le Roux Google
Oluwatobi Olabiyi Capital One
Pavan Kamaraju Streem
Sam Ade Jacobs Lawrence Livermore National Lab
Samy Bengio Google Research - Brain Team
Sarah M Brown Brown University
Sorelle Friedler Haverford College
Tewodros Abebe Gebreselassie Wolaita Sodo University
Zachary Lipton Carnegie Mellon University

Reviewers

Full Name Institution
Abiodun Modupe University of the Witwatersrand
Alexandra K Schofield Harvey Mudd College
Alvin C Grissom II Ursinus College
Amadou DIABAGATE University Félix Houphouet Boigny
Amanuel Lemma Jagisso Aksum University
Anna K Yanchenko Duke University
AnnMargaret O Tutu Self
Anurag Arnab University of Oxford
Aurelle Tchagna Kouanou University of Dschang
Awa Dieng Duke University
Basiliyos Tilahun BETRU University of yaounde-I
Ben Green Harvard
Bereket Abera Yilma Luxembourg Institute of Science and Technology(LIST)
Bernease R Herman University of Washington
Blessing O Ogbuokiri University of the Witwatersrand
Briana Vecchione *
Bukohwo Michael Esiefarienrhe North West University
Carmel Dansou University of Johannesburg
Charles Cearl *
Charles C Onu McGill University
Chidubem G Arachie Virginia Tech
Christan Grant University of Oklahoma
David Held CMU
Dr. Blessing Ojeme Delta State University
Elizabeth Adams African-American
Emeka Ogbuju Federal University Lokoja
Eric Ondenyi Instadeep Kenya
Erin Grant UC Berkeley
Ermias Walelgne Aalto University
Esther O Dada Data science Nigeria
Eugene Ndiaye Riken AIP
Fisseha Gidey Gebremedhin University of Yaounde I
Flora Ponjou Tasse Selerio
Gael Kamdem De Teyou Huawei
George GR Obaido University of the Witwatersrand
Hal Daumé III University of Maryland / Microsoft Research
Hima Bindu Vadapalli University of the Witwatersrand
Ifriky Tadadjeu University Space Centre of Montpellier
Inger Fabris-Rotelli University Of Pretoria
Irene Y Chen MIT
Isaac Mukonyezi Uganda Technology and Management University
Jack Hessel Cornell University
John A Ojo Ladoke Akintola University of Technology
Julien Nyambal University of the Witwatersrand
Justice Amoh Dartmouth College
Keziah Naggita African Institute for Mathematical Sciences
Marcellin Atemkeng Rhodes University South Africa
Matias Valdenegro German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence Bremen
Melissa Woghiren University of Alberta
Michael Melese Woldeyohannis Addis Ababa University
Mutale Nkonde *
Natalie Schluter IT University of Copenhagen
Ndivhuwo Makondo Council for Scientific and Industrial Research
Neema Mduma The Nelson Mandela African Institution of Science and Technology
Nyalleng Moorosi Google
Olawale M Onabola Oxygen AI
Oluwaseun Francis Egbelowo AIMS
Ousmane A Dia ElementAI
Pablo Samuel Castro Google
Paidamoyo Chapfuwa Duke University
Pavan Kamaraju Streem
Randi Williams MIT Media Lab
Rediet Abebe Cornell University
Sam Ade Jacobs Lawrence Livermore National Lab
Shivanand P. Guness African Leadership University
sileye Ba Dailymotion
Sneha Jha Nuance
Vicente Ordonez University of Virginia
VICTOR Dibia Cloudera Fast Forward Labs
Wil B Thomason Cornell University
Yves-Laurent Kom Samo PIT.AI TECHNOLOGIES INC.
Zelalem Fantahun Abate iCog-Labs Software Consultancy
Timnit Gebru Google
Victor Silva University of Alberta
Ehimwenma Nosakhare Massachusetts Institute of Technology