Competitions
Farm Pin Crop Detection Challenge
Classify fields in South Africa by crop type using Sentinel-2 satellite imagery
$11,000 USD
697 data scientists enrolled
47 on the leaderboard
ended about 1 hour ago
Wazihub Soil Moisture Prediction Challenge
Predict soil humidity using sensor data from low-cost DIY Internet of Things in Senegal
$8,000 USD
405 data scientists enrolled
27 on the leaderboard
about 1 month to go
Sendy Logistics Challenge
Predict the estimated time of arrival (ETA) for motorbike deliveries in Nairobi
$7,000 USD
275 data scientists enrolled
70 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
1025 data scientists enrolled
508 on the leaderboard
7 days to go
Standard Bank Tech Impact Challenge: Xente credit scoring challenge
Can you predict the likelihood of credit default of ecommerce clients?
2000 Zindi Points
61 data scientists enrolled
15 on the leaderboard
3 months to go
MIIA Pothole Image Classification Challenge
Identify which images of roads in South Africa contain potholes
Knowledge
99 data scientists enrolled
24 on the leaderboard
Active
Standard Bank Tech Impact Challenge: Animal classification
Create a binary classification algorithm to distinguish zebras from elephants
Knowledge
32 data scientists enrolled
12 on the leaderboard
Active
Standard Bank Tech Impact Challenge: GDP prediction
Can you forecast GDP using World Development Indicators?
Knowledge
14 data scientists enrolled
5 on the leaderboard
ended 16 days ago
IBM Malaria Challenge
Use reinforcement learning to determine the optimal combination of interventions to control the transmission of malaria
Knowledge
47 data scientists enrolled
21 on the leaderboard
ended 17 days ago
Financial Inclusion in Africa
Who is most likely to have a bank account?
Knowledge/Pre-Qualification to AI Hack Tunisia 2019
1081 data scientists enrolled
606 on the leaderboard
ended about 1 hour ago
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
109 data scientists enrolled
29 on the leaderboard
Active
Data Science Nigeria Challenge #1: Loan Default Prediction
A learning competition designed for DSN Bootcamp 2018
Knowledge
480 data scientists enrolled
107 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
179 data scientists enrolled
64 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
799 data scientists enrolled
204 on the leaderboard
ended 8 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
89 data scientists enrolled
ended about 2 months 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
486 data scientists enrolled
163 on the leaderboard
ended 3 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
187 data scientists enrolled
38 on the leaderboard
ended about 1 month ago
Sea Turtle Rescue: Error Detection Challenge
Help Local Ocean Conservation clean their sea turtle rescues database
Cash and prizes worth $1,950 USD
289 data scientists enrolled
53 on the leaderboard
ended 5 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
267 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
265 data scientists enrolled
28 on the leaderboard
ended 10 months ago