Track / Schedule

Model Predictive Control for Microgrid applications in Africa

With Alejandro Yousef Da Silva

Mapping of Africa’s Built Environment using remote sensing

With Abigail Annkah

AI for Low-Cost Urban Air Pollution Monitoring

With Ihsane Gryech

The next generation of African infrastructures, challenges & opportunities: a computer vision case study

With Mohamed Makni

Will Africa leapfrog to renewable energy this decade?

With Galina Alova

Leveraging machine learning to achieve cleaner air in African cities.

With Engineer Bainomugisha

[Invited Keynote] - Measuring Economic Development from Space with Machine Learning

With Stefano Ermon

[Panel Discussion] - How AI is changing the world of low carbon electrical energy systems.

With Shinez Chalabi, Rosina Norton & Elizabeth Nyeko

Track / Speakers

Stefano Ermon

Assistant Professor, Stanford

Engineer Bainomugisha

Associate Professor, Makerere University

Galina Alova

Energy Transition & Sustainable Finance, University of Oxford

Ihsane Gryech

PhD candidate, International University of Rabat

Abigail Annkah

Research Software Engineer, Google

Alejandro Yousef Da Silva

Optimization & Analytics / Software Engineer, Schneider Electric

Mohamed Makni

Co-Founder & CEO,

Shinez Chalabi

Industry Manager, Google MENA

Rosina Norton

Head of Data Science and Analytics, M-KOPA

Elizabeth Nyeko

CEO & Founder, Modularity Grid

Track / Co-organizers

Victor Kristof

PhD Student, EPFL

AMLD Africa 2021 / Tracks & talks

AI & Environement

Stefano Ermon, Engineer Bainomugisha, Galina Alova, Ihsane Gryech, Abigail Annkah, Alejandro Yousef Da Silva, Mohamed Makni, Shinez Chalabi, Rosina Norton, Elizabeth Nyeko


Karim Beguir, Hatem Haddad, Thierno Ibrahima DIOP, Abdoulaye Diack, Lauren Newbould, Nourchene Ferchichi

AI & Community

Kamal Bhattacharya, Amit Joshi, Carolina Odman, Anitha Vijayakumar, Rachid Guerraoui, Houcemeddine Turki, Elyes Manai, Siobhan Mackenzie Hall, Chance Coughenour, Wei Xiao, Walid Daou, Celina Lee

AMLD / Global partners