#AISolutions2030 Solution Design Contest

Women in Cloud & IdeaGen Partners to launch

#AISolutions2030 Solution Design Contest

to further the 2030 UN global goals through AI-based Solutions.

Women in Cloud (WIC) is partnering with IdeaGen to further the 2030 United Nations’ global goals. In 2015, the UN adopted the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development proposing the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). This agenda is built to create a global blueprint for dignity, peace, and prosperity for people and the planet, now and in the future.

Women in Cloud and IdeaGen have partnered together with industry leaders and policymakers to advance the 2030 UN global goals through the identification of AI-based solutions through communities by launching #AISolutions2030 Solution Design Contest.

Leveraging the UN Knowledge Repository, WiC & IdeaGen are looking to bring some of the sharpest tech and business minds together for a greater purpose and promises to produce AI solutions ideas directed at solving the UN’s SDG goals.

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Benefits

Why Apply?

  • Join a community activation to spark new ideas with AI technology to solve UN global goals
  • Share your concept for an AI-powered solution
  • Identify and showcase idea to solve the UN Global Goal that speaks most to you

Who Can Apply?

  • Everyone can participate provided that the group is led by a woman
  • Teams of up to 5 may participate
  • Work with your team or company to be represented as change-makers

What do Winning Solutions Receive?

  • Recognition & Awards
  • Featured in Press Release
  • Interview on Ideagen TV

Key Dates

August 15, 2020
Solution Concept Application Deadline
Aug 21, 2020
Application Review & Finalist Notification
Aug 26, 2020
Shortlist Interviews for Top 10 Solution Submissions (Closed Event)
Sept 17, 2020
Decision and Announcement of Top 3 Solutions
October 9, 2020
Ideagen Awards Ceremony

LAST DATE TO  APPLY August 15, 2020

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FAQs

What is #AISolutions2030 Solution Design Contest?

The design contest is a community activation to spark new ideas with AI technology to solve global goals. It is a chance to work with your team or company to be represented as change-makers.

Who can participate?

Everyone can participate provided that the group is led by a woman. Each team may consist of up to 5 people. A solution does not have to be actually developed, but rather, this is an opportunity to showcase ideas to help address UN goals. Ultimately, the result can lead to developing a real solution with strategic partners.

What are the deadlines?

Deadline to apply: August 15 | Application Review: August 21| Shortlist Interviews: August 26 | Winners Announced: Sept 17 | Winners Honored at Ideagen Event: Oct 2020

How are the finalists selected?

Once the nominations are completed, the top 10 finalists will be selected then interviewed by a panel in a pitch format. The top 3 solutions will be highlighted as winners and honored at the Ideagen event in October

What are the important elements of a high impact solution narrative?

Context | Problem that you are trying to solve | UN Goal & metric | Define the AI-powered solution | What will be the outcome if it is deployed? | Team Members

How does one submit a solution idea?

Click on the Apply button on this page and submit your application.

What do the winning teams get?

Recognition & Awards | Press Release | Interview on Ideagen TV