As the Program Manager for the Community of Scientists of the Next Einstein Forum (NEF) under the AIMS Industrial Initiative at the African Institute for Mathematical Sciences (AIMS) Global Secretariat– Next Einstein Initiative (NEI), Kudakwashe is responsible for managing the NEF Community of Scientists ( i.e. Fellows, Ambassadors, Alumnus, African science entrepreneurs (Science-preneurs), Researchers, Scientists, Inventors and Learners), entrepreneurship; innovation portfolio, technical program development, global and continental science initiatives (i.e. Global Gathering (GG), Africa Science Week (ASW), Scientific African Journal (SAJ)), research development and innovation, as well as fundraising and partnerships management. Kuda comes to us from the African Leadership University, Rwanda where he was a Senior Computer Science Facilitator for Artificial Intelligence and Discrete Mathematics Courses. Kuda has 10+ global experience in leading scientific digital solutions and managing complex projects and programs. Academically, he is a Ph.D. Candidate in Computer Science. His primary research interests lie in the scientific areas of artificial intelligence, machine learning, deep learning, data science, and related algorithms. Kuda holds a Master’s and Honours Degree in Computer Science.