IT Challenge 2018

The Challenge is split into 5 main phases:

Idea
Submission

Until Nov 30, 2017

Come up with an innovative concept for an application based on Chatbots & AI.

First
Jury

Dec 1, 2017 - Dec 19, 2017

First Jury made up of the Atos’ Scientific Community members selects the best concepts.

App
Development

Dec 20, 2017 - Apr 26, 2018

Shortlisted teams work on their app development with the help of an Atos’ coach.

App Testing
& Final Jury

Apr 27, 2018 - May 31, 2018

Apps are tested and the teams pitch their ideas in front of a Final Jury selecting the 3 best teams.

Awards
Ceremony

Jul 3, 2018

The 3 finalists are invited in Paris for the Awards Ceremony.

The 3 finalists

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Masterpiece

Voronezh State University

An iOS application that allows you to talk about art. The most significant difference from existing audio guides is that the interaction with the bot…

Winner
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Electra for the Utilities

The University of Texas at Dallas

Utilities industry is facing huge challenges with increasing expenses in customer service operations. To reduce customer service operation costs and provide more personalized customer experiences,…

Winner
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BTM Solutions

Columbia University

BTM Solutions stands for Behind The Meter Solutions. We are a business that aspires to unlock automated demand response by using real time electricity price…

Winner

IT Challenge Live

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Jul 4, 2018

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Jul 4, 2018

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#AtosITChallenge: An honorable 2nd place for Masterpiece with their #Chatbot based visual search and informative pa… https://t.co/igZ0DKuJcL

Jul 3, 2018

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#AtosITChallenge: And the winners are... BTM solutions! 🏆🏆🏆Their interface dedicated to smart #ElectricVehicles sed… https://t.co/7CgMjWR6pF

Jul 3, 2018

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#AtosITChallenge: The bronze medal goes to Electra, the intelligent chatbot that allows you to connect with your en… https://t.co/0KqC0NMxOr

Jul 3, 2018

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Jul 3, 2018

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#AtosITChallenge Need to get in touch with your utilities provider for #support, advice, or to choose the right off… https://t.co/Xbchhc8WFj

Jul 3, 2018

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#AtosITChallenge: How do you make sure your #electricvehicle is charged whenever you need it? Our first finalist, B… https://t.co/qrISXvGxO6

Jul 3, 2018