Anni Toner – CEO for the Data Shack

Summary: As data science is making its presence known in Africa, this talk will focus around how it is used in non-profit applications together with data science in large industry in order to alleviate some of the worst priority crime situations affecting wildlife and the beautiful people of Africa. Topics will cover rhino poaching, social causes as well as white collar crime.

Bio: Anni is the group CEO for the Data Shack collective group of companies. Passionate about data analytics and data science, she is especially fond of getting involved in not-for-profit, data science-for-good initiatives in Africa, helping with freelance work on anti-rhino poaching, network analytics on crime syndicates, analytics for funding and mentoring for woman/child welfare.