About Me

Benjamin Kanagwa just enjoys designing and building  real software systems. Iam also involved in teaching and research  at the  School of Computing and Informatics Technology of Makerere University Uganda. Makerere University is one of the best and most prestigious university in Africa.  I mainly conduct research in software engineering and computer programming.  In the same spirit of research I lead a team of researchers at Makerere University  Software Systems Center(SSC).  The SSC is an innovative approach to research in which we closely work on problem with industry collaborators.

Previously, I worked with MTN Uganda, as a senior software analyst - software development. MTN Uganda is the largest Internet Service Provider (ISP) in Uganda and has presence in many African countries. He is founder of Decimalworks, a software development company that specializes in mobile and web applications. Decimalworks prides itself not merely on the basis of its profound technical proficiency but also on its integrity and ability to understand and communicate with each of our clients.

He holds  PhD form Radboud University Nijmegen in the Netherlands and worked on a thesis titled-"Design, Construction and Discovery of Service Oriented Systems". He worked under the supervision  Prof Theo van der Weide.

I am resident in the Pearl of Africa- Uganda, but sometime travel for business and pleasure.