Fraud Detection in Electricity and Gas Consumption Challenge
Knowledge
Help Tunisian company STEG detect fraud and save 200 million Tunisian Dinars
20 September 2019–∞
216 data scientists enrolled, 58 on the leaderboard

This challenge was designed specifically for the AI Tunisia Hack 2019, which takes place from 20 to 22 September. Welcome to the AI Tunisia Hack participants!

After AI Hack Tunisia, this competition will be re-opened as a Knowledge Challenge to allow others in the Zindi community to learn and test their skills.

The Tunisian Company of Electricity and Gas (STEG) is a public and a non-administrative company, it is responsible for delivering electricity and gas across Tunisia. The company suffered tremendous losses in the order of 200 million Tunisian Dinars due to fraudulent manipulations of meters by consumers.

Using the client’s billing history, the aim of the challenge is to detect and recognize clients involved in fraudulent activities.

The solution will enhance the company’s revenues and reduce the losses caused by such fraudulent activities.

About STEG (https://www.steg.com.tn/en/institutionnel/mission.html)

The Tunisian Company of Electricity and Gas (STEG) is a public and a non-administrative company. It is responsible for delivering electricity and gas across Tunisia.

About InstaDeep (https://www.instadeep.com/)

InstaDeep delivers AI-powered decision-making systems for the Enterprise. With expertise in both machine intelligence research and concrete business deployments, we provide a competitive advantage to our customers in an AI-first world. As one of the leading AI companies in Africa, InstaDeep knows first-hand what African talent is truly capable of.

InstaDeep has more than 70 employees spread across its headquarters in London, and offices in Paris, Tunis, Nairobi, and Lagos. In addition to its connections to African educational institutions, the company also possesses strong ties to elite French schools and top-rated universities in the UK.

About AI Hack Tunisia (www.ai-hack-tunisia.com)

The AI Hack Tunisia 2019 is the biggest ML/AI Hackathon ever in Tunisia, Africa, and the Middle East North Africa (MENA) region. It takes place on 20-22 September. The event is a double hackathon: the first part is an individual Machine Learning Challenge, and the second part is a group competition focused on a specific technology.

With mentors, judges, and competitors from all over the world, it’s going to be a blast!