Zola Mahlaza

I am a lecturer (US=Assistant professor) at the department of Informatics, University of Pretoria.

I am also a PhD candidate in Computer Science at UCT and a member of Assoc.Prof. Keet’s KnowledgE ENgineering (KEEN). My current research focus is on natural language generation for Nguni languages. I am interested in conceptual modelling and human language technologies.

Recent highlights:

Prior to this, I worked on creating grammar rules for generating weather bulletins in isiXhosa and isiZulu for my Masters, worked as Software Engineer (Android dev.), and investigated the feasibility of using a Raspberry Pi to host a cloudlet for my honours

My Erdős number is 5