Technical Advisory Board

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Prof Joseph Muliaro Wafula (Chairperson)
Director: ICT Centre of Excellence & Open Data – iCEOD, JKUAT (Kenya)

Mrs Susan Veldsman (Co-Chair)
Director: Scholarly Publishing Programme, Academy of Science of South Africa (SA)

Dr Anwar Vahed
Director: DIRISA (SA)

Dr Audrey Masizana
Head of Department Computer Science/ Senior Lecturer/Researcher, University of Botswana (Botswana)

Mrs Nodumo Dhlamini
Director: ICT Services & Knowledge Management, Association of African Universities (AAU) (Zimbabwe/Ghana)

Prof Benjamin Aribisala
Dean, Faculty of Science, Lagos State University (Nigeria)

Dr Daniel Nyanganyura
Director: ISC Regional Office Africa (SA/Zimbabwe)

Dr Joseph Mwelwa
Founder & Director, Joint Minds Consult (Botswana/Zambia)

Dr Arona Diedhiou 
Research Director, Institute of Research for Development at Joseph Fourier University of Grenoble (Côte d’Ivoire/France)

Ms Noasilalaonomenjanahary Ambinintsoa Lucie
Ministry of Environment, Ecology and Forest (Madagascar)

Ms Lynn Woolfrey
Manager, DataFirst (SA)

Ex Officio:
Ina Smith (ASSAf), Simon Hodson (CODATA)
Dr Sepo Hachigonta (Director: Strategy, Planning and Partnerships (SPP), National Research Foundation (NRF))
Ms Faranah Osman (Executive Director: Information Technology & Knowledge Resources, National Research Foundation (NRF))