Dr Jabu Mtsweni

CSIR centre manager: Information and cyber security research centre

Mtsweni’s research interests and expertise are in information and cybersecurity, focusing on applied research, technology design, development, testing and deployment of cybersecurity solutions in large and complex environments.

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Mtsweni holds a PhD in Computer Science from the University of South Africa. He joined the CSIR in 2014. He is the Manager of the CSIR Information and Cyber Security Research Centre. He plays a technical and strategic role in building and implementing information and cybersecurity solutions across the public and private sectors. He also has a strong focus on other fourth industrial revolution technologies, such as data science, Internet of Things, artificial intelligence and machine learning. Mtsweni has authored and co-authored numerous peer-reviewed papers and supervises postgraduate students from different local universities.

Expertise: Information and cybersecurity

Academic qualifications: 
  • BTech (Computer Systems), Tshwane University of Technology, 2005
  • MTech (Computer Systems), Tshwane University of Technology, 2009
  • PhD (Computer Science), University of South Africa, 2013

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Dr Jabu Mtsweni