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Social Geeks

Social Geeks

By Yolanda Mabusela
Bringing you the finest conversations with ground breaking tech enthusiasts doing extra ordinary things.
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Unpacking the AI global Landscape and the bleak future of South Africa Part 3 with Mabu Manaileng
Mabu Manaileng is a Lead Data Scientist at one of the Top 3 Banks focusing on AI for Non Financial Risk Management. He is also a co-founder and research scientist at Datawizzards - a research lab focusing on Applied Data Science for real-world problems. He holds a Masters degree in Computer Science, focusing on Natural Language Processing. Mabu was listed as Top 10 Global Voice for Data Science by LinkedIn in 2019 Multiple Hackathon Winner and Top 15 Young Geeks 2018 visit www.datawizzards.io for more information
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September 19, 2020
Unpacking the AI global Landscape and the bleak future of South African Part 2 with Mabu Manaileng
Mabu Manaileng is a Lead Data Scientist at one of the Top 3 Banks focusing on AI for Non Financial Risk Management. He is also a co-founder and research scientist at Datawizzards - a research lab focusing on Applied Data Science for real-world problems. He holds a Masters degree in Computer Science, focusing on Natural Language Processing. Mabu was listed as Top 10 Global Voice for Data Science by LinkedIn in 2019 Multiple Hackathon Winner and Top 15 Young Geeks 2018 visit www.datawizzards.io for more information 
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September 17, 2020
Unpacking the AI global Landscape and the bleak future of South Africa Part 1 with Mabu Manaileng
Mabu Manaileng is a Lead Data Scientist at one of the Top 3 Banks focusing on AI for Non Financial Risk Management. He is also a co-founder and research scientist at Datawizzards - a research lab focusing on Applied Data Science for real-world problems. He holds a Masters degree in Computer Science, focusing on Natural Language Processing. Mabu was listed as Top 10 Global Voice for Data Science by LinkedIn in 2019 Multiple Hackathon Winner and Top 15 Young Geeks 2018 visit www.datawizzards.io for more information 
54:20
September 16, 2020
Perspectives of different tech ecosystems with Tiisetso Modubu
Tiisetso Modubu is a South African born Software Engineer working at the UK with a keen interest in working with both Hardware and Software, She is a noob gamer, Founder of WeeDigital Ad Don't forget to grab yourself a ticket to the Student Build Conference studentbuildconf.eventbrite.com.
1:10:28
August 12, 2020
Changing the master narrative of women in tech with Hlulani Baloyi
Hlulani Baloyi is a South African born Full Stack Developer, Co Founder of Raeketsetsa, Black Girls Code Chairperson JHB Chapter, Girl Rising Ambassador, Contributor to Xitsonga Language Foundation. Get your tickets for the Student Build Conference at studentbuildconf.eventbrite.com
1:05:23
August 5, 2020
Transitioning to the Tech Industry from the tertiary institution with Roch Mbankeu
Roch Mbankeu is a Developer at Brite house the Division of Dimension Data, Gamer, Analyst, He is Full Stack Developer, Co-Organizer of Student Dev Meet Up and Currently writing a Digital Technology Course.
1:02:15
July 29, 2020
Hackathon Hacks and Tech Start Ups in South Africa with Tumelo Baloyi
In this episode we have Tumelo Baloyi a COO of WiFi Africa, Software Engineer and a Professional Hackathoner, He has attended more than 70 Hackathons and he is here to share his insights about Hackathons and the Tech Startups in SA, and also what he is doing with WiFi Africa. #AD STUDENT BUILD CONFERENCE IS HOSTING ITS FIRST EVER EVENT IN SOUTH AFRICA AND ITS CALLING FOR SPEAKERS AND ATTENDEES Follow @StudentBuildCon on Social Media and email StudentBuildConference@gmail.com Rate the show https://ratethispodcast.com/socialgeeks
1:02:15
July 15, 2020
Empowering aspiring techies to be in Tech with Nokwanda Maranjane
Nokwanda Maranjane is a Web and App developer, She is also a Code Tribe Academy Facilitator, She has participated in Science Engagement Programme where she built a solution for the science centers using innovation and technology, She also shares her passion through teaching people about the mobile app development on a YouTube Channel named CodeXpression.
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July 7, 2020
Understanding app development and digitizing African languages with Mukondli Dumela
Mukondli Dumela is the founder of Xitsonga Organization and a CTO for a couple of startups, He is a Full Stack Developer and a 2018 Top 15 Young Geek.
51:58
June 29, 2020
Interview 101 with Vanessa Raath
On today's episode , we have Vanessa Raath She is a Tech Sourcer and Sourcing Trainer, an International speaker and a Career Brand Specialist who will be decoding how to tackle interviews in preparations for job hunting, personal branding on social media and the DOs and DONT's that have an impact on the outcomes of your application. Tune in to hear the finest conversation with her as she takes us through an interview 101.  Let us know your thoughts about the episode on our social media platforms @SocialGeeksZA Enjoy! 
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April 17, 2020