Meet the storytellers


D'Arcy Doran

D’Arcy Doran is the editor of Decisive Agents. He has worked as a correspondent for international news organisations including The Associated Press, Agence France-Presse and Reuters covering news, business and technology.


Jessica Holland

Jessica has written for The Guardian, the Observer, BBC, Vice and Huck Magazine. She explores big ideas about technology, society and the natural world, and profiles people who are unafraid to test new paths.


Karim Beguir

Karim Beguir is Co-Founder and CEO of decision-making AI company InstaDeep. A graduate of France's Ecole Polytechnique and former Program Fellow at NYU's Courant Institute, Karim is also on the steering committee for Deep Learning Indaba, Africa's largest machine learning teaching event.


Marlene Okoth

Dr. Marlene Okoth is a general practitioner based at Kenya’s Nakuru Level 6 County Hospital, northwest of Nairobi. She shares her passion for science through her medical writing.


Nabil Chouba


Olfa Chiboub

Olfa Chiboub is project manager in the BioAI department at InstaDeep. She holds a bio-engineering degree and a double PhD in biology. For her thesis research, she has been looking for new active compounds against tropical diseases in seaweed.


Thomas Makkink

Thomas Makkink is a writer and BioAI research engineer at InstaDeep. He works on applying machine learning methods for the development of next generation personalised therapeutics.