Adji Bousso Dieng

Senegalese computer scientist

Adji Bousso Dieng is a Senegalese Computer Scientist and Statistician working in the field of Artificial Intelligence. Her research bridges probabilistic graphical models and deep learning to discover meaningful structure from unlabelled data.

Adji Bousso Dieng in 2020

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  • We tell stories from our own perspective with the goal of inspiring young Africans, and in the process, educating the general public.
  • We want to rewrite the history from our perspective, and not the perspective of what we read, which is often negatively biased towards Africa.
  • “It’s important to have role models, role models that look like you and representation matters, for it gives hope and courage to pursue one’s endeavors.

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