Abyot Aslefew Gizaw

contributed to ICT4COP’s Work Package 3: Technology Development, by coordinating and working on the design of the knowledge-based system. He is a DHIS2 software developer working in the HISP project at the University of Oslo.


Abyot Asalefew Gizaw has a strong technical background in systems design and implementation - with a special interest in scaling, architecture and the design of generic software. In 2013 and after defending his PhD, on “Open Generification: The case of District Health Information Software”, Abyot Gizaw joined the HISP project at the University of Oslo. He has since then worked as a DHIS2 software developer and developed several of the software’s core components.