Competitions
Farm Pin Crop Detection Challenge
Classify fields in South Africa by crop type using Sentinel-2 satellite imagery
$10,000 USD
405 data scientists enrolled
30 on the leaderboard
2 months to go
Xente Fraud Detection Challenge
Accurately classify the fraudulent transactions from Xente's e-commerce platform
$4,500 USD
318 data scientists enrolled
130 on the leaderboard
3 months to go
AI Art
Use AI to create an original piece of artwork and music to win a free trip to AI Expo in Cape Town
$3,000 USD
45 data scientists enrolled
about 1 month to go
Mobile Money and Financial Inclusion in Tanzania Challenge
Who is most likely to use mobile money? And who is most likely to use other financial services?
Cash and prizes worth $2,250 USD
404 data scientists enrolled
161 on the leaderboard
6 days to go
Mtoto News Childline Kenya Call Volume Prediction Challenge
Help Kenya's child protection hotline forecast how many calls they will receive each hour each day
2000 Zindi Points
123 data scientists enrolled
16 on the leaderboard
about 1 month to go
CMU Africa Data Science Club Challenge #1: Computer Vision for Image Classification
A learning competition for CMU Data Science Club and AI Saturdays Kigali in Rwanda
Knowledge
77 data scientists enrolled
23 on the leaderboard
9 months to go
Data Science Nigeria Challenge #2: Recommendation Engine for Comedy TV in Nigeria
A learning competition designed for DSN Bootcamp 2018
Knowledge
149 data scientists enrolled
62 on the leaderboard
4 months to go
Data Science Nigeria Challenge #1: Loan Default Prediction
A learning competition designed for DSN Bootcamp 2018
Knowledge
375 data scientists enrolled
98 on the leaderboard
4 months to go
Traffic Jam: Predicting People's Movement into Nairobi
Uber and Mobiticket team up to predict demand for public transportation into Nairobi
$12,000 USD
690 data scientists enrolled
204 on the leaderboard
ended 5 months ago
Sea Turtle Rescue: Error Detection Challenge
Help Local Ocean Conservation clean their sea turtle rescues database
Cash and prizes worth $1,950 USD
281 data scientists enrolled
53 on the leaderboard
ended about 2 months ago
Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs): Text Classification Challenge
Classify text and documents by relevance to the 27 indicators of SDG #3 (Health and Well-Being)
$1,000 USD
246 data scientists enrolled
50 on the leaderboard
ended 7 months ago
Social Media Prediction Challenge
Which tweets from these major African companies will get the most retweets?
$1,000 USD
244 data scientists enrolled
28 on the leaderboard
ended 7 months ago
Busara Mental Health Prediction Challenge
Predict who is suffering from depression based on routine survey data
500 Zindi Points
281 data scientists enrolled
57 on the leaderboard
ended 5 months ago