Dr Anwar Vahed
Professional Title: Researcher
Other: Data scientist
Primary domain: Data Science
Organization name: CSIR
Organization type: Academia/Research
City / Country: Pretoria - South Africa
Anwar is a Data Scientist with particular interests in high performance computing infrastructures, big data and data preservation. He has a Machine Learning background, an academic in Computer Science for more than 10 years and until recently, the Research Group Leader of the ICT for Earth Observation research group at the CSIR in South Africa. He is now a Principal Scientist at the CSIR and Caretaker Manager of the Data Intensive Research Initiative for South Africa.