INDEPTH Data Management Programme Training Workshop 7, Dubai, UAE

The overall aim of the workshop is to prepare iSHARE2 member sites to use Centre-in-a-Box (CiB) research data management appliance to extract, quality assure, document, share and analyse the INDEPTH Core Micro Dataset.

This training program will provide a detailed knowledge for maintaining and working with the different components of Centre-in-a-Box (CiB) which will be useful for participants to manage the entire life-cycle of research data management at their respective site’s HDSS. During the training program, all site representatives would undergo hands-on practice and customized configuration of CiB components and carry back the server to their respective site for implementation.


Travel Support

a)      The iSHARE2 project will cover the cost of a return economy class ticket from home country to the city where the workshop will be held.

b)      In-country travel from HDSS site to the airport will be covered. Please inform the cost. Evidence of payment for the travel must be produced.

c)      Should overnight stay both in-country and while in transit be necessary, please inform before starting the journey so that adequate preparation is done for reimbursements. Original receipts will be requested by the iSHARE2 project.

d)      The iSHARE2 project will cover accommodation for the workshop days plus half boarding (bed, breakfast, lunch and two coffee breaks during the meeting days.). Per diem will be paid for dinner and incidentals. All other services at the hotel (mini bar, telephones, etc) must be paid for directly by the participants. 

Travel Advisory

We will issue out letters of invitation to confirmed participants to enable them apply for visas, where applicable. Please inform the Secretariat if you require any assistance.

For overnight stays, please see travel support

Registration for the workshop/meeting can only be done online by completing this registration form. Please complete all the fields and click on submit to register. A confirmation email will be sent to you. If you have any queries please contact

List of Particpants with their profiles -->>here

NAME HDSS, Country Position Picture Biosketch
Cheikh Hamidou Nouna,  Burkina Faso      
Sombie Benjamin Seydou Sapone,  Burkina Faso      Biosketch
Innocent Erone Kyamulibwa,  Uganda  Data Manager    Biosketch
Partha Haldar Ballabgarh,  India      
Sulaimon Afolabi Agincourt,  South Africa Data Scientist    Biosketch
Bai Lamin Dondeh Farafenni ,  Gambia  Head of Data Management    Biosketch
Joseph  Tlouyamma Dikgale,  South Africa  Data Manager    Biosketch
Estelle McLean Karonga,  Malawi  Data Scientist    Biosketch
Valerie Kaddu Iganga/Mayuge ,  Uganda      
Temesgen Azmeraw Dabat,  Ethiopia      
Fasil Tessema Gilge Gibe ,  Ethiopia  Senior Data Manager and Researcher    
Zinash Mengistu Kersa,  Ethiopia  Data Manager    Biosketch
Alemseged Aregay Kilite Awlaelo ,  Ethiopia Centre Leader    
Mark Otiendo Kilifi,  Kenya  Statistician    Biosketch
Nelson Mbaya Nairobi Urban ,  Kenya Software Developer    Biosketch
Laubet Martial Taabo,  Côte d'Ivoire      
Baba Sow Mlomp,  Senegal      
Emilie Volpi Niakhar ,  Senegal      
Seeba Amengo-Etego Kintampo,  Ghana  Head of Computing    
Baltazar Mtenga Magu,  Tanzania      
Franck Hien Nanoro,  Burkina Faso  Data Manager    
Dasmane Dielbeogo Ouagadougou ,  Burkina Faso      
Imani  Ireme Ifakara Rural ,  Tanzania  Data Officer    
Alazar Beharu Arba Minch ,  Ethiopia Centre Leader    
Wubegzier Mekonnen Butajira,  Ethiopia Research Team Member    Biosketch
Sheila Ogwang Kombewa,  Kenya      
Iwara Arikpo Cross River ,  Nigeria Site Leader & Data Manager    
Gabriel Odonkor Dodowa,  Ghana      
Abdullatif Mohamed Mbita,  Kenya      
Anthony Ndyanabo Rakai ,  Uganda      
Peter Wontuo Navrongo,  Ghana      
Juvencio Eduardo Bonzela Chokwe,  Mozambique