BCS Machine Intelligence Competition

CONGRATULATIONS to Toby Leheup and Shahzad Chohan of Credit Suisse for winning the 2017 BCS prize for Progress Towards Machine Intelligence with their entry 'Talos', a Deep Learning system that contextually classifies phrases into 'Benign' or 'Malign' in the context of financial activities.  Competitors   Photographs

The thirteenth BCS Machine Intelligence competition for live demonstrations of applications that show 'progress towards machine intelligence' will be held on Friday October 5th 2018 at the BCS London Office, First Floor, The Davidson Building, 5 Southampton Street, London. The winner will receive a cash prize of £500 plus a trophy.

The competition is organised by the British Computer Society Specialist Group on Artificial Intelligence (SGAI) and this time will form part of the Group's one-day event Real AI 2018.

The prize will be awarded on the basis of a 10-15 minute live demonstration (not a paper, not a technical description). The demonstration can be of either software (e.g. a question-answering system or a speech recognition system) or hardware (e.g. a mobile robot).

Full details of the competition appear on the Information Page.

Attendance and Fees

Attendance at the event is included in the registration fee for Real AI 2018. Real AI 2018 registration information

All those attending will be eligible to vote for the winning entry.

Information for Competitors

You can enter using the online form. There is no entry fee but competitors will be asked to meet their own costs. The closing date is Friday August 31st 2018. However early entry is strongly advised.