Research Fellow | Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society | Harvard University
Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Sabelo Mhlambi is a computer scientist and researcher whose work focuses on the ethical implications of technology in the developing world, particularly in Sub-Saharan Africa, along with the creation of tools to make Artificial Intelligence more accessible and inclusive to underrepresented communities.
Mhlambi’s research examines the risks and opportunities of AI in the developing world, using indigenous ethical models as a framework for creating a more humane and equitable internet. His current technical projects include the creation of Natural Language Processing models for African languages, alternative design of web-platforms for decentralizing data and an open-source library for offline networks.
During his Fellowship at the Berkman Klein Center for Internet and Society, Mhlambi is conducting research on Ethics & Technology and extending his work on Artificial Intelligence for the Developing World.