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AI Tech Challenge

May 5 - June 2

This skills competition starting in May 2023 is designed to help students & recent grads connect w/ hiring companies in AI & tech.

Show your skills to build your future!

AI is changing the world and evolving at rapid speed. The big question is how do we apply AI in a way that solves real world problems? 1871’s Tech Challenge event series connects, inspires, and strengthens the extraordinary talents of students passionate about technology. This May/June join our first-ever Artificial Intelligence Tech Challenge to gain a pathway forward into a career in AI/ML.

Enter by 5.5.23!



This challenge is open to current university students and recent graduates, 1-2 years post graduation.


Participants can join this competition as an individual, or as a team of up to 3 people!

Top score benefits

📨 Your resume placed in front of our network of hiring partners

🤓 Network with tech leaders and innovators

⛓ Connection with peers just as passionate and skilled

🏆 Winner recognized publicly at 1871’s AI Innovation Summit

Event breakdown


Now open until 5.5.23

Kick off

5.4.23 | Virtual

The challenge

5.5.23 – 6.2.23

Hosted in the Kaggle platform, the challenge opens on 5.5.23, with a window for participants to turn in their final submission by 6.2.23.

The awards

6.29.23 • Chicago, IL

The top scoring candidates will be publicly recognized at 1871’s AI Innovation Summit on 6.29.23. This summit is a capstone event for 1871’s AI Innovation Lab. Details will be communicated to those who qualify.

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