Local Chapter

Algeria, Local Chapter


Active Projects: 0

Completed Projects: 2


The mission of Omdena’s Algeria chapter is to run open-source AI projects to solve challenges faced by the local community.

Chapter Leads


Completed projects

  • Computer Vision
  • Geospatial Data
  • Image processing
  • Image Recognition
  • Object Detection
  • Satellite Imagery

Developing a Forest Fire Detection and Monitoring System for Algeria using Satellite Imagery and Machine Learning

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15 Jun 2023

  • Computer Vision
  • Deep Learning
  • Machine Learning
  • Reinforcement Learning
  • Remote Sensing

Green Algeria Project: Building an Intelligent Control System for Greenhouses – Part 2

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13 Nov 2022

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About Chapter Leads


Dr. Kheira Lakhdari received her Ph.D. in Telecommunication Systems and Networks from Abou Bekr Belkaid University, Tlemcen, Algeria, in 2020. Her thesis was entitled 'Conception and Development of a Mobile Intelligent Assistant for the Monitoring of Chronic Diseases. Dr. Lakhdari is a part-time lecturer at Belhadj Bouchaib University, Ain Temouchent, Algeria. She is a member of the research laboratory "STIC" (Systems and Technologies of Information and Communication), Tlemcen, Algeria. Her research interests include Wireless Networks, IoT, Intelligent Systems, Could Computing, mobile applications and services, with a focus on health and education as application sectors. She has been part of several worldwide hackathons, competitions and events either as a participant or as a mentor. She has been envolved in several real-impact AI projects.