Dr. Hatwib Mugasa

Executive Director @ NITA Uganda

Dr. Hatwib Mugasa


Dr Hatwib Mugasa has over 15 years of professional experience in the field of telecommunication and innovation research. He holds a Doctorate in Computational Analysis and Modeling, an interdisciplinary degree in Computational Mathematics, Data Science and Statistics. He also holds two (2) Masters of Science Degree in Computer Science and Mathematics and a Bachelor of Science Degree in Computer Science. He has been working as a Researcher, teaching assistant at the Data Mining and Research Lab at Louisiana Tech University in the USA. His research interest and affiliated publications have been related to development, implementation, and evaluation of computational models and tools in Biomedical Informatics, Machine Learning and Cyber Security. Prior to that, he worked at MTN Uganda’s IT Department as a Senior System support analyst and Manager Mobile Money systems, Software Developer at the Faculty of Computing and IT, Makerere University, and Sales Administrator at Premier Packaging Uganda Limited.

Participating Talks

Breakout Session Three Commercial Diplomacy: Uganda’s Achievements and Lessons Learnt

Under the digital transformation program, the Government aims to provide 80% its services online. This panel shall discuss the initiatives which it has taken in employing the use of ICT in service delivery and the challenges encountered.