Thursday, April 13, 2023

The University of Nairobi, through the University of Nairobi Enterprises and Services Ltd (UNES) and Smart Data Analytics USA have gone into partnership that will see Smart Data and the
University offer courses in Data Analytics. A brief signing ceremony was held on Tuesday, March 11, 2023 at the Chief Operations Officer’s Office.
The Chief Operations Officer, Mr. Brian Ouma welcomed the partnership and said it has come at a better time. “This partnership has come at a time when public organizations including the university of Nairobi are digitizing their records and analyzing data for policy and decision making purposes, so it has come at a good time,” said Mr. Ouma.
On his part the UNES Managing Director, Mr. Seith Abeka said that as the commercial wing of the university, the partnership will go a long way in enhancing revenue generation as it will attract both internal and external customers.
According to Smart Data CEO, Dr. Jectone Oyoo, the company chose the University of Nairobi because it is the premier institution in the region and they will be able to reach the required
target niche of professionals in both the public and private sector. Smart Data Analytics USA is a tech company based in Dallas, Texas that offers data analytics capabilities that scale and address a variety of use cases and business challenges across industries. Leveraging on cutting-edge technologies and frameworks, Smart Data Analytics enables organizations, industries to capture, store, manage, analyse and present huge volumes
of data and extract meaningful insights that tell the story behind every step of operations for strategic decision support.