HerTech Hackathon in AI

147 Registered Allowed team size: 1 - 2

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hackathon
starts on:
Apr 27, 2019 10:00 AM IST
ends on:
Apr 28, 2019 01:00 PM IST

Overview

As part of Facebook's AI for Social Good Initiative, WSquare partners with Facebook to present India’s First Women-Led Hackathon in AI along with ThoughtWorks, to support women with career opportunities and mentorship in artificial intelligence. Our goal is to educate and empower women to become more involved and upskill themselves in emerging technology – so if you are aspiring to be programmer or data scientists, we are searching for you.

Note: Individual participants must be a woman. Teams of 2 can have men with a woman leader. Free registration including Lunch and Dinner on Day 1 and Lunch on Day 2.

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Themes

Access to Maternal Care

Healthcare is one of the most dynamic, yet challenging, sectors in India, and is expected to grow to USD280 billion by 2020, at a CAGR of upwards of 16%, from the current ~USD100 billion. Yet, it faces major challenges of quality, accessibility and affordability for a large section of the population.

Access to care is a vital but complex element of quality of care since it determines whether a cli...

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Awareness on Menstruation

355 million is the number of menstruating women in India, accounting for nearly 30 per cent of the country’s population. Menstruation continues to be a subject of gender disparity in India. Myths about menstruation are largely prevalent, forcing many girls to drop out of school early or be ostracised for the duration of their menstrual cycle every month.

Lack of awareness makes for a major proble...

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Prizes

Main Prizes
Free Courses in AI & ML (3)

One-Fourth Labs will be developing curated AI & Machine Learning Courses for the winners & participants along with mentorship during the course curriculum.

SheLeads Tech Program for Mentorship and Training (3)

Selected participants and women-led startups or aspiring entrepreneurs will be part of Facebook’s SheLeadsTech program that provides mentorship and a community of women in technology.

ThoughtWorks Vapasi Initiative (3)

ThoughtWorks Vapasi Initiative focuses on bringing women back to work in technology, and eligible participants will be trained and given priority for returnship at ThoughtWorks.

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