Tiamyou Radji is Director of KRANTH Senegal Flying Labs a Social Enterprise that develops concepts of collecting, sharing and using drone data to stimulate change. KRANTH is part of the WeRebotics global network of local knowledge hubs, in emerging economies. The goal if Flying Labs is to localize the safe, responsible and meaningful use of robotics to accelerate social good solutions. Flying labs build local ecosytems and markets, creating new jobs through the use of robotics and associated data products. Tiamiyou has worked and consulted for a variety of social good organizations, including the UN. His experience spans business development, technology resource planning, technology risk management. Feasibility studies and consulting with international donors and agencies. Tiam led and implemented numerous information and communication technology research and projects in Africa, Asia, Europe and the Middle East. He is a certified professional UAV pilot and has extensive experience in network security and satellite communication. In this edition of the drone radio show, Tiam talks about the use of drones in West Africa to provide social good and create sustainable economic development for communities.
- Senegal Flying Labs (www.flyinglabs.org/senegal/)
- WeRobotics (www.werobotics.org)