Student Innovation Championship 2018
Innovate in Artificial Intelligence for your chance to win $20,000!
This event is designed to facilitate student collaboration in the development of innovative AI solutions, while fostering healthy competition, professional development, and interaction between participants and the industry professionals they will one day be working with.
$35,000 IN CASH PRIZES
Finalist teams will earn substantial cash prizes.
First place: $20,000
Second place: $10,000
Third place: $5,000
GAIN WORK EXPERIENCE
Gain valuable industry-verified work experience and mentorship opportunities that you can add to your resume, LinkedIn profile, or Riipen portfolio for future use.
BUILD YOUR NETWORK
Showcase what you’ve got and network with industry leaders in the AI space. Who knows, you might just make a lasting impression and open doors to future employment opportunities.
Ready To Get Started?
Team Registration Deadline
Deadline to submit team: September 23, 2018
Teams must consist of three students plus a faculty-level coach.
Teams who register after the deadline will be considered, but will not receive extra time to complete the deliverable.
Case Study Release
The competition case will be released on September 24, 2018, at which point all participating teams will have exactly four calendar weeks to prepare and submit their proposals for the preliminary round.
The preliminary round will conclude on October 18, 2018 at 11:59 PM at which point the proposal evaluation process will begin and finalist teams selected between October 19 to 24.
The 9 finalist teams will be invited to participate in the final event at CortAIx on November 2 and 3. All proposals will be reviewed by a panel of subject-matter experts, using agreed upon judging criteria.