Mike Nsubuga is an IT Specialist at the African Center of Excellence in Bioinformatics and Data-Intensive Sciences (ACE) within the Infectious Disease Institute (IDI), where he is also undertaking an MSc in Bioinformatics as an EANBIT fellow. He provides ICT support to graduate and post-graduate bioinformatics students, manages ACE computing facilities including Virtual Reality content development, and the ACE Computing Cluster. He specializes in VR, AR, Web, and Mobile application development and has worked on numerous software solutions in the region
He has previously worked & undertaken training as a Fullstack developer at Stats4SD based in Reading, UK. He is a graduate of Makerere University and holds a bachelor’s degree in Information Technology(First Class honors). Before joining ACE, he worked as a junior system administrator at the Department of ICT Support Services at the College of Computing and Information Sciences(COCIS), Makerere University. He has previously served as an IT consultant for the McKnight Foundation based in Minnesota, U.S. He has a keen interest in cloud computing, open-source computing, machine learning, and big data analysis.