Ally Salim Jr

Founder
Inspired Ideas

Arusha, Tanzania

Ally Salim Jr is the Founder and CTO of Inspired Ideas. As an Artificial Intelligence enthusiast and practitioner, Salim has built a number of projects utilizing emerging technologies across a range of sectors including healthcare, law, and education. He is also the creator of Dr. Elsa, a health assistant tool that uses machine learning and expert knowledge to provide symptom assessment and decision support to rural healthcare providers in Tanzania. 

Salim studied software engineering at the Florida Institute of Technology, and has dedicated his career to building technology for good. Salim is passionate about empowering others through teaching and mentoring, and appreciates the success of home-grown solutions for the continent.