Dr Hislop is the CEO and founder of Korwe, a technology company that helps clients develop their IP and data for commercial roll-out. They help executives make their ideas a reality through our deep technical knowledge and hands-on experience. He is a Scientist, Engineer and Programmer. He serves as IEEE Open Data Industry Connections Chair and is a recognised data science expert specialising in high performance computing, algorithms, artificial intelligence and machine learning. David holds a PhD in Theoretical Physics and is also a Certified Software Development Professional. David’s research includes Network Theory, Open and Big Data, science policy and innovation. Korwe has developed a PaaS called the Tree.
Open Data and Pollution Measurement in South Africa
There is very little Pollution monitoring done in South Africa. What is done is technical and piece-meal. We will demonstrate how to take pollution data from Open Data repositories and make it available in a commercially sustainable way.