With a unique innovation ecosystem that is 8,000 start-ups, 1,300 research laboratories and 162,000 researchers strong, Paris Region intends to play a major role in the development of new technologies based on artificial intelligence.
The initiative of this unique and exceptional challenge is part of this ambition: by targeting companies in the Paris Region and those wishing to set up on its territory, Paris Region wants to promote the digital performance of its economic stakeholders, consolidate its excellence on an international scale and its position as Europe’s leading AI hub
WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU
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April 12th – June 17th 2018
Submit your application before June 17th 2018 at 11.59pm CET on the platform.
The Jury will then shortlist 10 candidates for the next phase of the challenge.
Mentoring of 10 shortlisted candidates
July – September 2018
- 1 pichting session
- 2-month training with 2 experts on improvement areas identified in the pitch and the application form
- 1 month of deep-diving into specific topics chosen by you
October 15th 2018
Final pitch and announcement of the 3 winners during the closing ceremony
Do you qualify for the challenge?
The Paris Region AI Challenge 2018 is open to startups that offer solutions based on Artificial Intelligence and aimed at the international market.
To take part in this challenge, you must meet the eligibility requirements that can be found in the official rules. Our challenge is targeted at:
On which criteria will you be assessed?