An AI enthusiast, An Entrepreneur, A Life-long learner

Hey, I am Jallow, and my friends call me Luka. I am an ethical AI enthusiast. I am a product manager at MarsCrowd. My interests lie at the intersection of AI, healthcare, and education. One of my ultimate goals is to make quality healthcare and education more accessible for all. Additionally, I am the founder of allSTEAM and MegaTech. In addition to my work, I enjoy long-distance running, reading, writing, hiking, and football. If we share the same interests or are interested in networking, please feel free to leave a message or connect with me via LinkedIn.

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My Career Path

How has my career evolved from 2010 to the present?

Studied Public Health | Gambia College
Jan 2010 - Dec 2012

Three years of studies broadly focus on the prevention of healthcare. Core disciplines include Epidemiology, Environmental Health Sciences, Health Policy and Management, Biostatistics, and Social and Behavioral Health Science.

Computer Science and Engineering | SCUT China
Sep 2017 - June 2021

Four years of Computer Science studies at the South China University of Technology, consisting of a wide array of topics related to computation, such as analysis of algorithms, programming languages, software development, and computer hardware.

Public Health Official | MOH The Gambia
Jan 2013 - Jun 2016

As health professionals, we focus on preventing disease and injury by promoting healthy lifestyles in communities. Through the implementation of educational programs, the development of policy, the administration of services, and the conduct of research, we achieve our intended objectives.

Information Systems | University of The Gambia
Jan 2016 - June 2017

I spent three semesters studying Information Systems, which are essentially composed of five components: hardware, software, databases, networks, and people. I moved to China for a more substantial challenge and a different environment at the end of the third semester.

Voluntary Teaching | K12 Studying in Gambia
Jan 2015 - June 2017

At the time (2015), 10.3% of the Gambia's population lived below the international extreme poverty line. Hence most of the students in the country were unable to hire private tutors. Volunteering with other education enthusiasts helped many students prepare for university entrance exams during the summer break.

Intern: Software Engineer | Trio Microtronic Co
Feb 2018 - Apr 2020

As an intern, I was required to perform several tasks, including learning more about software engineering, assisting experienced software engineers, collaborating with team members to develop new enterprise applications, testing and experimenting with program design elements, creating data pipelines, etc.

Product Manager | MarsCrowd
Mar 2021 - Present

In my role as a Product Manager, I am responsible for both product planning and product marketing. This involves managing the product throughout the Product Lifecycle, gathering and prioritizing product requirements, defining the product vision, and working closely with engineering to provide superior products.

Founder | allSTEAM
Dec 2019 - Present

An e-Learning community whose vision is for each child to develop a passion for learning, a desire to explore and discover new things, and a desire to give back to their communities. allSTEAM aims to empower every child in developing nations and beyond by providing free and localized learning tools.