Upcoming and Past Coding Battles

Upcoming Events

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Student Coding Battle

Date: October-November 2017

Location: Brussels, Antwerp, Ghent, Hasselt

Challenge: Tournament with series of challenges and a final.

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Past Events

A UNIVERSE OF AI

Date: 22nd June 2017

Partner: BeCentral

Location: Brussels, @BeCentral

Challenge: Build the AI of your spacecraft to thrive in the Space Wars Battle

Type: Artificial Intelligence

How it happened: Article

TO BOT OR NOT TO BOT

Date: 6th June 2017

Partner: Amazon

Location: Amsterdam, @TQ

Challenge: Series of challenges revolving around Amazon Lex and Lambda functions

Type: Artificial Intelligence (NLP)

How it happened: ArticlePictures

COMPETITIVE LEARNING

Date: 20th March 2017

Partner: Woorank (Brussels)

Challenge: Series of algorithmic challenges. Two best teams got in a final head to head with live coding and their screens projected in their back.

Type: Algorithmic

How it happened: Pictures

FUTURE OF HEALTHCARE

Date: 20th December 2016

Partner: Proximus Enco (Brussels)

Challenge: Build the Health Robot of the Future. Use data and code to build an AI that will treat patients as fast as possible. More details.

Type: IoT, Data, AI

How it happened: ArticlePictures

COGNITIVE SERVICES

Date: 30th November 2016

Partner: Microsoft (Brussels)

Challenge: You’re a card game player. Use the Emotion API to help you understand your opponents’ strategies & bluff. The team with most points win. More details.

Type: AI & API (Cognitive Services)

How it happened: ArticlePictures

APPS ON FIRE

Date: 16th November 2016

Partner: Google & GDG (Brussels)

Challenge: Play around with Firebase’s latest features. Tweak and build on top of a boilerplate code to reach the given goals. More details.

Type: Firebase & Cloud services

How it happened: ArticlePictures

CONNECT THE DOTS

Date: 24th October 2016

Partner: Microsoft Belux (Zaventem)

Challenge: Interact with the physical world’s data using Microsoft’s IoT Kits (RapsberryPi3, sensors). Use IoT Core & Azure to build meaningful applications. More details.

Type: IoT

How it happened: ArticlePictures

THE VIRTUAL WEB

Date: 10th October 2016

Partner: Microsoft Innovation Center & VR Lab Brussels (Brussels)

Challenge: Use A-frame to build the web of tomorrow. Solve series of challenges as fast as possible. Use VR equipment (cardboard, Oculus, Vive, GearVR) to help you solve them. More details.

Type: VR – WebVR

How it happened: ArticlePictures

BROWSER WARS

Date: 5th October 2016

Partner: Microsoft Belux (Zaventem)

Challenge: Use Edge’s latest capabilities to build solid extensions in a flash. Migrate existing extensions from Chrome. More details.

Type: Extension Building

How it happened: ArticlePictures

APPS TO SAVE LIVES

Date: 5th July 2016

Partner: Skygate (Brussels)

Challenge: Make use of defibralators’ data to build an app that’ll show you the one closest to you. Integrate Google Maps API to show you the shortest path and/or transportation mean.

Type: App building

How it happened: ArticlePictures

THE RISE OF THE BOTS

Date: 20th June 2016

Partner: Microsoft Innovation Center & CarASAP (Brussels)

Challenge: Build a bot with Microsoft’s Bot Framework that answers CarASAP’s customer requests. Use LUIS, image & speech recognition

Type: Chatbot

How it happened: ArticlePictures

THE OPTIMAL PATH

Date: 7th June 2016

Partner: Take Eat Easy (Brussels)

Challenge: Build a courier AI that will choose the best possible path to get its restaurant pick ups. With the money of the pickups, possibility to upgrade your bike or buy box gloves (kick other players).

Type: AI

How it happened: ArticlePictures

THE ALGORITHM MAZE

Date: 5th May 2016

Partner: LeanJS & MakersAcademy (London)

Challenge: Solve as many Algorithmic challenges as possible in a given time. Finalists fight on performance challenges in front of the participants. Their screens are projected in their back

Type: Algorithm

How it happened: Pictures

THE ALGORITHM MAZE

Date: 27th April 2016

Partner: Wemanity (Paris)

Challenge: Solve as many Algorithmic challenges as possible in a given time. Finalists fight on performance challenges in front of the participants. Their screens are projected in their back

Type: Algorithm

How it happened: Pictures

THE BLACK JACK PLAYER

Date: 13th April 2016

Partner: Woorank (Brussels)

Challenge: Build a Black Jack bot. Make them play against each other. Bot with most money wins.

Type: AI

How it happened: Article
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