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IBM Hack Challenge 2023 I PCI Contest Alert

Registration Ends: 28 July 2023 (As on Launch)

Contest Background:

IBM CSR for Academia, in collaboration with Smart Bridge, presents an exclusive challenge for those who dream of innovating for the real world. The contest is helpful to test your coding skills here for an unparalleled career edge. This year's #IBMhackChallenge offers unique opportunities to use cutting-edge technologies including Red Hat OpenShift, Docker, Kubernetes, artificial intelligence, machine learning, and data science and analytics. The contest gives you access tutorials and skill badges to help you stand out in a competitive job market. Organizers encourage you to find practical solutions to real challenges before the bend.

Team - Coding Contest

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Problem Statements:

  • CloudCollabEdit: Empowering Seamless Document Collaboration

  • Plug & Power: Revolutionizing the Road - A complete guide to Electric Vehicle Charging Station

  • EmpowerSkill: Community Upskilling Platform

  • HealthConnect: Streamlined Doctors Appointment and Health Record Management

  • SafeZone: Real-time Video Analytics for Industrial Safety

  • Analysing Agriculture in INDIA and making strageic decisons based on it according to population

  • Slient Speech Recognition : Automatic Lip reading Model using 3D CNN and GRU

  • LISTNER - AI-based Life Assistance Chatbot Integration for public welfare

  • Malnutrition: A Disease That no one cares about

  • Build Applications for the Aerospace Industry with the Aircraft Exterior Defect API

  • Global Economic Data: Comprehensive Analysis and Insights

  • The Cognos Effect: Unleashing Actionable Insights on the Top 100 KDramas of 2023

  • Identifying Patterns and Trends in Campus Placement Data using Machine Learning

  • Autonomous-Tagging-Of-Stack-Overflow-Questions

  • WasteWhiz: Data Science-enabled Marketing Efficiency Enhancement

  • Media Monitoring Multilabel Classification :Multi-label classification of printed media articles to topics

Contest Guidelines:

  • The team lead shall submit an idea in the following format on the Platform. Ensure that all the team members are registered with SmartInternz Platforms before submitting the idea.

  • After logging into the account, Select the problem statement & Fill up the form online with following details.

  • General description : General description of proposed solution in few lines.

  • Novelty / Uniqueness : What is the uniqueness/novelty added by you to the defined problem statement?

  • Business / Social Impact : How is the proposed solution impacting the business? How is the business processes simplified or bringing value over the existing process?

  • Technology Stack : Architectural flow of the proposed solution, with the mention of technologies to be used in developing the solution.

  • Scope of Work : Define the scope of work to be implemented in the project with modules etc.

Time Line:

  • 21 Jun - Registrations Start

  • 7 Jul - Commencement of Bootcamp

  • 14 Jul - Conclusion of Bootcamp

  • 28 Jul - Registrations Close

  • 17 Jul - Project Development Starts - Bootcamp 01 Students

  • 28 Jul - Commencement of Bootcamp 02

  • 04 Aug - Conclusion of Bootcamp 02 & Project Development starts - Bootcamp 02 Students

  • 31 Aug - Project Development & Submission Ends

Who Can Apply:

  • All years and branches of Engineering/MCA/BCA/BSc-IT/MSc-IT students in India

  • The participant must produce a valid identity proof to confirm their current status as a student.


  • Online tech bootcamps

  • Earn IBM skill badges

  • Free access to Red Hat CodeReady workspaces & IBM Cloud

  • No-charge access to IBM SkillsBuild Courseware and Software

  • Tech mentorship

  • Exciting prizes for top winning teams and additional giveaways for Top Red Hat teams

  • Special Jury Awards for outstanding teams representative of diversity and gender-inclusivity

  • Participation certificate from IBM for valid project submissions

.............INNOVATE TO WIN..............

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Category of the contest: Industry Contest


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