Competitions
Farm Pin Crop Detection Challenge
Classify fields in South Africa by crop type using Sentinel-2 satellite imagery
$10,000 USD
612 data scientists enrolled
68 on the leaderboard
8 days to go
Wazihub Soil Moisture Prediction Challenge
Predict soil humidity using sensor data from low-cost DIY Internet of Things in Senegal
$8,000 USD
276 data scientists enrolled
19 on the leaderboard
about 2 months to go
Sendy Logistics Challenge
Predict the estimated time of arrival (ETA) for motorbike deliveries in Nairobi
$7,000 USD
75 data scientists enrolled
21 on the leaderboard
3 months to go
Xente Fraud Detection Challenge
Accurately classify the fraudulent transactions from Xente's e-commerce platform
$4,500 USD
872 data scientists enrolled
438 on the leaderboard
29 days to go
Financial Inclusion in Africa
Who is most likely to have a bank account?
Knowledge/Pre-Qualification to AI Hack Tunisia 2019
356 data scientists enrolled
152 on the leaderboard
7 days 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
102 data scientists enrolled
29 on the leaderboard
Active
Data Science Nigeria Challenge #2: Recommendation Engine for Comedy TV in Nigeria
A learning competition designed for DSN Bootcamp 2018
Knowledge
167 data scientists enrolled
62 on the leaderboard
Active
Data Science Nigeria Challenge #1: Loan Default Prediction
A learning competition designed for DSN Bootcamp 2018
Knowledge
456 data scientists enrolled
103 on the leaderboard
Active
Traffic Jam: Predicting People's Movement into Nairobi
Uber and Mobiticket team up to predict demand for public transportation into Nairobi
$12,000 USD
783 data scientists enrolled
204 on the leaderboard
ended 7 months ago
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
87 data scientists enrolled
ended 26 days ago
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
462 data scientists enrolled
163 on the leaderboard
ended about 2 months ago
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
182 data scientists enrolled
38 on the leaderboard
ended 20 days ago
Sea Turtle Rescue: Error Detection Challenge
Help Local Ocean Conservation clean their sea turtle rescues database
Cash and prizes worth $1,950 USD
287 data scientists enrolled
53 on the leaderboard
ended 4 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
262 data scientists enrolled
50 on the leaderboard
ended 10 months ago
Social Media Prediction Challenge
Which tweets from these major African companies will get the most retweets?
$1,000 USD
257 data scientists enrolled
28 on the leaderboard
ended 9 months ago
Busara Mental Health Prediction Challenge
Predict who is suffering from depression based on routine survey data
500 Zindi Points
372 data scientists enrolled
57 on the leaderboard
ended 7 months ago