Announcing the Dell EMC AI Challenge

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In this video from the Dell EMC HPC Community meeting, Shreya Shar and Onur Celebioglu from Dell describe the new Dell EMC AI Challenge.

“Dell EMC invites you to participate in an AI Challenge! Abstracts and proposals will be accepted through May 31, 2018, and will be reviewed according to the following three criteria:

  1. Most innovative use of AI technology
  2. Biggest economic or social impact
  3. Highest potential for commercialization

Who’s judging the entries?

A panel of industry experts will give each entry careful consideration:

  • Michael Jones, Sr. Director of Strategy, Halliburton
  • Matt Hall, CEO & Founder, Agile Scientific
  • Matt Grover, Principal Technical Architect, Walmart

What happens next?

Five finalists will be selected between June 24 and June 26, 2018. All five finalists will receive exclusive remote access to a Dell EMC HPC and AI Innovation Lab cluster, powered by a Dell EMC PowerEdge C4140, to prove out their ideas.

What do the winners receive?

Dell EMC AI Innovation Award

One overall winner will receive:

  • 200K core-hour access to a Dell EMC HPC and AI Innovation Lab cluster.
  • A guest blog on the Dell EMC website.
  • A spotlight in Dell EMC’s booth at the SC18 Conference.
  • A solution feature at a relevant industry conference or event.
Global Industries AI Innovation Award

Another entry, which may or may not be the overall winner, will receive a route to commercialization or a joint go-to-market plan from Dell EMC Global Industries.

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