Introduction to the challenges: UmojaHack Africa 2021
UmojaHack Africa is less than two weeks away, and now is the time to start preparing! Read more about the challenges you can choose from on the weekend of 27-28 March 2021, and get suggestions for how to practice.
How to Prepare for UmojaHack Africa 2021
So your university has signed up for UmojaHack Africa 2021. Congratulations! You’re now a part of Africa’s biggest machine learning hackathon! But what now? Here are the steps you can take (as a university or as an individual) to prepare for the weekend.
Updated university list: 126 universities from 21 countries enrolled
Check the list below to make sure your university is enrolled for this exciting event. If not, get in touch with a university representative or data science club leader to make sure you don’t miss out!
You’re invited: find out how to join us at UmojaHack Africa 2021
We are inviting every university and data science student in Africa to join in the hackathon on 27-28 March 2021. Sign your university up before 13 March for a chance to participate in this exciting event!
Looking back at UmojaHack 2020: 1000 data scientists join hands
On Saturday 22 March 2020, Zindi hosted the first ever pan-African inter-university hackathon, UmojaHack Africa, where students from 56 universities in 15 African countries honed their machine learning skills and competed for cash prizes.
UmojaHack Africa 2021 Schedule
Day 1: Saturday 27 March 2021 YouTube Livestream DAY 1: https://youtu.be/ QOunybIkiLA 07:00 GMT Live stream starts 08:00- 09:00 GMT Welcome, sponsors address and competition launch 09:00 GMT Competition launch 10:00-10:30 GMT Q&A with Zindi data scientist (Amy) 12:00-12:30 GMT Chat with NVIDIA + Sendy 14:00-14:15 GMT Chat with Old Mutual 19:00 GMT Live stream…
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