NAME: Benson Kihiu Kiarie
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I hail from the slopes of the Aberdare Ranges in Nyandarua County. I was born in 1995 .My secondary school was Nyandarua High School .Optic Computer College certified me for a computer packages course. Currently, I am in my final year of BSc. Applied Statistics with IT in Maseno University main campus.
I am currently working under the World Wide Fund project dealing with installing energy saving firewood stoves. I have gained a lot in terms of teamwork and community network building.
I am an enthusiastic and experienced person in the field of data science. My long range practice in the statistics research groups is commendable. I am a real-time problem solver with amassed interest in technology especially data programming. I have perfected my skills in data collection, analysis and presentation. My statistical toolbox comprises of: programming in R, Python; CSpro , Open Data Kit, SPSS, Excel, LaTeX, My SQL and other.
I believe in the power of information and technology .I aim to venture into the Data industry and influence the African community on the need for data science in all the economic aspects.
SASMU is an effort of our able old men and women who wished to leave a footprint behind Maseno University after their departure. We pledge to keep their dreams alive by enlivening the objectives of the society. The inauguration of the first statistical boot camp in the country is our first target to map the society and impact the feeling that statisticians belong somewhere in this great economy.
Data is the engine, you are the fuel. The question is: are you up to the task?