Kyiv Computer Vision Hackathon

IMPORTANT: This project was successfully conducted and financed with the participation of UAIQ.ORG.

Name: Kyiv Computer Vision Hackathon

Description: 

2-day Hackathon on topical tasks of computer vision. Application of modern methods ML, AI, NN, DL etc. for solving the proposed tasks in CV.

Goals of the event:

Exchange of experience (students and professionals, industry experts), solving current problems, internship and employment opportunities, opportunity for participants to develop their own projects in the CV industry and potential mentoring / investment.

The funds will be directed to: 

food (100 people.: participants + experts + organisers, including disposable tableware, * 6 times * 60 UAH) = 36000 UAH

drinks (Coke, energy drinks, …, including. sugar, cups, 2 days* 40 UAH) – 8000 UAH

snacks (cookies, fruits, 2 days * 40 UAH.) – 8000 UAH

prize fund (3 prized: 8,6,4 thousands) – 18000 UAH

Collateral (name tags, posters) – 5000 UAH

promo- campaign (FB and DOU – 2 weeks) – 9000 UAH

team (catering, photo, video etc.) – 8000 UAH

additional expenses (bean bag chairs, logistics) – 4000 UAH

Important: participation in the hackathon is free, but it requires solving the test task.

Venue: Kiev, Ukraine

Date: November 24, 2017

Audience: 50-60 students from Kyiv, Odessa, Lviv, Kharkiv and other cities.

Organizer: Taras Panchenko, Hackathon Expert Group with the support of ACM Ukrainian Chapter and Theory and Technology of Programming Department at the Faculty of Computer Science and Cybernetics of Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv.

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