Dr. Worku Alemu
Africa Open Data Fellow 2019 - Ethiopia
Dr. Worku Alemu lives in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia with an extensive professional experience spanning over 15 years in Information Technology and data technology including in software development, conducting research and implementing data-intensive solutions, consulting and implementation of large scale end-to-end information systems. He has consulted for both government and non-governmental organizations, such as UNECA & The Partnership for Aflatoxin Control in Africa (PACA), in managing their data resources and implementing the right data management and dissemination platforms.
He has also been teaching Software Engineering, Programming, Database and Knowledge Management in Addis Ababa University as well at the College of Telecommunications and Information Technology. Worku holds a PhD in Computer Science, a Masters Degree in Information Science and a Bachelor’s Degree in Statistics.