Dr Anwar Vahed
Professional Title: CTO/IT Director
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 interests in data science and petascale data infrastructures, big data and data preservation. He has a Machine Learning background, was 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 Manager of the Data Intensive Research Initiative for South Africa.