Prof. Engineer Bainomugisha

Prof. Engineer Bainomugisha is a Professor and Chair, Department of Computer Science, Makerere University. He is enthusiastic about contributing to the quality of Computer Science education that is of sufficient breadth and depth, practical and fast enough for the African continent. Engineer also leads a number of social for impact projects and is a co-founder of Sunbird AI, a non-profit organisation which develops scaled Artificial Intelligence systems for social impact in Africa.

He holds a BSc. in Computer Science from Makerere University an MSc. and Ph.D. in Computer Science from Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium. He is the Project Lead, AirQo, Africa’s leading air quality monitoring, research and analytics network.

Topic:Advancing air quality monitoring with low-cost sensing technology: AirQo experience