Hi!ckathon 2 Hi!ckathon 2
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What is Hi!ckathon by Hi! PARIS ?
The Hi!ckathon is the first data event set by Hi! PARIS, an
interdisciplinary center for research and education devoted to AI and Data
Created in 2020 in the framework of the Institut Polytechnique de
Paris (IP Paris) and HEC Paris Alliance, and joined in 2021 by Inria, with the
remarkable support of five Corporate Donors: L’Oréal, Capgemini, TotalEnergies, Kering and Rexel.
Share your bright insights for the future
The Hi!ckathon will give you the opportunity to be part of one founding event for a future worldwide Center on Data Analytics and AI.
By joining the Hi!ckathon, you will build interdisciplinary teams to broaden your reflection and answer the complex issues you will be facing.
A reflection around environmental issues
The Hi!ckathon will give participants the opportunity to reflect on a key issue for our future : AI&Sustainibility.
So come and put your skill in service of a societal and environmental issues related to the use of Data and AI !
An intense 2 days experience
The Hi!ckathon will take place from March 4 evening untill March 6 evening.
Participants will be allowed to gather their teams in one of the many rooms booked for the event across IP Paris partner schools!
Sponsored by major companies
Major companies will enrich the challenge thanks to their expertise : onboarding videos, teams coaching during the event and more importantly : you will work on some issues they’ve been facing.
They will also come and reward your work during a special ceremony on March 7.
This year, you will benefit from 15 hours of training during 5 weeks before the Hi!ckathon at a rate of 3 hours per week in order to best prepare the final challenge.
Hi!ckathon key steps
Week 1: February 1st to 4th
Feb. 1 at 6.00PM: Kick off Preparation
Feb. 1 at 7.00PM : Python for image processing (2-3h)
Feb. 2 at 6.00PM: Corporate donor presentation
Feb. 3 at 6.00PM: Q&A session with coaches on week 1 course/exercises
Week 2: February 7th to 11th
Feb. 7 at 6.00PM: Bias-variance tradeoff, transfer learning and data augmentation (2-3h)
Feb. 8 at 6.00PM: Corporate donor presentation
Feb. 10 at 6.00PM: Q&A session with coaches on week 2 course/exercises
Week 3: February 14th to 18th
Feb. 14 at 6.00PM: Computer vision course (2-3h)
Feb. 15 at 6.00PM: Corporate donor presentation
Feb. 17 at 6.00PM: Q&A session with coaches on week 3 course/exercises
Week 4: February 21st to 25th
Feb. 21 at 6.00PM: Practical work on computer vision (2-3h)
Feb. 22 at 6.00PM: Corporate donor presentation
Week 5: February 28th to March 4th
Feb. 28 at 6.00PM: AI project management and introduction to industrialization (2-3h)
Mar. 01 at 6.00PM: Corporate donor presentation
Mar. 03 at 6.00PM: Q&A session with coaches on week 5 course/exercises
HI!CKATHON 2 AGENDA
March 4th at 6.30PM
Opening ceremony (1h-1h30)
School and corporate donors will welcome you during this special opening ceremony and officially launch the competition !
March 5th to 6th
Final sprint (48h)
After the ceremony, you will start your two days journey through the Hi!ckathon.
Coaches from the corporate donors will help you build your innovative solutions.
By the end of the event, you will have built a data science model, a scientific procedure document, and a video of your business project.
March 7th at 7.00PM
Awards and closing ceremony (1h)
After two intensive days, it will be time for you to enjoy your reward and reflect on the strong human experience you have been going through.
The Hi!ckathon is a unique competition that will bring together students from IP Paris, HEC Paris and a few other universities
Meet insightful people
The Hi!ckathon is open to all students from IP Paris, HEC Paris and a few other institutions and universities!
One of the great ambition of the challenge is to build synergy between major Business school, Engineering schools and universities to meet the complex challenge of Data and its impact on society.
Build interdisciplinary teams
The Hi!ckathon will challenge your ability to work with people from different backgrounds.
Interdisciplinarity will be a key element for this Hi!ckathon, which will ask you to project yourself in a market context as well as producing a data science model
Hi!ckathon registration process
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Hi!ckathon Corporate Donors
Hi! PARIS relies on a philanthropy model that allows the centre to invest and become a worldwide competitor amongst top academic institutions.
TotalEnergies, Capgemini, l’OREAL, Kering and Rexel are involved in the center to further that role and share their experience.