The Team.
March 24, 2012 — 7:10

Author: linet  Category:   Comments: 13

Linet Kwamboka is the Founder of DataScience LTD, a company that is focused on using data to discover intelligent insights about people, products and services.

She has been on the forefront of coordinating the Kenya Open Data Initiative and the Open Government Partnership for the Government of Kenya and the World Bank (World Bank Spot Award recipient). She has been a consulting Software Engineer with Carnegie Mellon University and Stanford University.

Linet has an under-graduate degree in Computer Science from the University of Nairobi among other self taught qualifications especially in GIS and data analysis and mining tools within the MIT Open Course Ware program, with a keen focus on the awareness of using data for business intelligence, decision making and resource allocation.

She is a recognized unsung hero by the American Embassy in Kenya in her efforts to encourage more women into the technology and computing space.

Moses Biketi  holds a Bsc Computer Science degree from Egerton University.He is passionate about Web and Mobile development. Keen on changing IT technologies.

Vincent Agan holds Bachelor of Science Degree from Maseno University. He is keen on Statistics and Computer Science and considers himself a Data Management aficionado. When not playing with numbers on a computer screen, he is a football referee in Kenya’s lower leagues.

Comments:
  • bernard sanya mulinge

    hi linet,am one among ur followers n am glad 2 hav an insight on u. congrats 4 ur initiative 2 hav more women in the tech industry. u hav already done so much @ ur age. congrats n keep up!

    March 24, 2012 — 7:52
  • Sam L.

    You are truly an impressive person, and I look forward to the insights to come via this blog and your other endeavors.

    March 25, 2012 — 21:49
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    March 28, 2012 — 1:01
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    April 25, 2012 — 12:03
  • Hi am samuel and just wanna appreciate what you have achieved its geratand i like this. God bless you in everything that you do. I love what great women like you are doing and hope that you will be able to do more and great and influence other people to achieve this. i really love this from deep inside heart.

    May 28, 2012 — 20:43
  • [...] Linet Kwamboka, from Kenya, is a computer expert leading the Open Data Initiative and the Open Government [...]

    October 16, 2012 — 18:00
  • morris

    Good work linet! …you really inspire me.

    October 17, 2012 — 11:59
    • linet

      Thank you :)

      October 17, 2012 — 13:07
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    November 6, 2012 — 14:04
  • Hi Linet,
    I think this may be of interest – http://www.bigdata.co.ke

    Thanks.

    April 6, 2013 — 4:02
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