Before submission, here are some tips for your reference
About your team, please make sure:
Your team has no more than 10 members including the team leader
All members are under 35 years old
There is at least 1 female team member in your team
Please kindly submit proposals in PDF
Please name and submit as per: U&AI 2022_Team Name_Project Name
You can also submit additional documents, e.g., videos via a downloadable link for downloading
Please submit your proposal or any other related materials at https://jinshuju.net/f/NDMxFO before 11:59pm (GMT+8) 26th September, 2022
Files smaller than 20MB can be uploaded directly through the form. If you have files larger than 20MB, you can upload them to a 3rd party online storage site (e.g., google drive, wetransfer, baidu drive) and paste the link.
Suggested Proposal Outline：
Topic(s) your team will focus
i) What is your motivation for this project?
ii) Why did you initiate this project?
iii) What problems would you like to solve?
iv) How is your proposal related to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)
i) A clear hypothesis for the proposed work and which AI technology(ies) is(are) used
ii) Timeline for your project
iii) Estimated resources your project needs (e.g., data resources, human resources, budget, and potential partners)
Feasibility and Risk Analysis
i) Is your solution technically feasible?
ii) Potential problems or risks and corresponding solutions (e.g., data safety, privacy, digital divide)
i) Team Leader’s information: Name, Institutions, Degree/Major, Photo (optional)
ii) Team Members information: Names, Institutions, Degree/Majors, Photos (optional)
iii) Division of labor: The role each team member played
You can download U&AI Presentation Template for your reference (optional)
Potential for SDG ImpactSDG Impact
i) Is the proposal closely related to the SDGs?
ii) Does the proposal target problem(s) that will impact a large group?
iii) Will the proposal raise awareness of the SDGs for more people?
Level of creativity
i) Does the proposal identify new problems?
ii) Does the proposal provide any breakthroughs or innovative insights for applying an existing technology?
Strength of feasibility analysis
i) Is the solution theoretical or technically feasible?
ii) Does the proposal clearly indicate resources including budget, partnership, data and human resources accessible for proposal?
iii) Are the resources needed for the proposal accessible?
Robustness of risk assessment
i) Does the proposal clearly indicate potential risk?
ii) Does the proposal indicate how to reduce risks?
i) Does the team has reasonable and division of labor.
We are glad to introduce the ‘Ingenuity Cup’.
To promote the development of AI engineering and the construction of industrial ecology, the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, the Ministry of Science and Technology and the People's Government of Shenzhen Municipality have taken the lead in organizing a national artificial intelligence innovation application comptetition between August-December 2022.
Interested participants can register at: http:http://www.aiinnovation.com.cn/#/trackDetail?id=21
What To Expect Next:
Submission Deadline: 26th September
Early October: Shortlist Announcement
Mid October: Cross Pitching for Selected Teams
Later October: Semi-final Announcement
Early November: Facilitator Mentoring
November: Final Competition & AIAC Competition (Optional)
Before you submit your proposal, please ensure:
The submitted works shall conform to relevant laws, regulations and industrial policies, and shall not infringe others’ patent right, copyright, trademark right and other intellectual property right.
Participants shall ensure that their works are real, accurate and complete. The idea, technology and intellectual property rights of their works are reserved by the competition teams themselves.
Please feel free to add U&AI logo in your proposal, but please Do Not use logo of UNDP and I-AIIG.