3 days ago

Three weeks to go—start your submission now!

There are three weeks left in Microsoft Azure AI Hackathon! Avoid feeling rushed by getting your submission ready early. Submissions are September 10 before 5pm ET. Find out what time that is in your city.

If you haven’t already started a submission, you should do it now. And if you’re just getting started, read the official rules and check out the competition resources.

You can also get the lowdown on how our submission form works right here.

BONUS TECH TIP: Check out this video tutorial on building “zero code” machine learning models with Azure Machine learning service.…

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3 days ago

Don't miss the August 21st Slack Office Hours!

Please join the next #office-hours in Slack on August 21 from 12:00PM - 2:00PM PT to ask your questions or follow along and share your insight!

 

 

Questions?

If you have any questions about the hackathon, please post on the discussion forum.


10 days ago

One month left—how to make a great submission video

There’s one month remaining in Microsoft Azure AI Hackathon! Submissions are due September 10 before 5pm ET. 

Start your submission now

Starting a submission is a good way to make sure that your app meets the requirements. There’s nothing worse than getting to the deadline, only to realize that you’re missing a key component. Remember: once you submit a project, you can keep editing it as needed at any time prior to the submission deadline. Need a primer on how the submission form works? Head over to our submission form tutorial

Prepare your video

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14 days ago

You’re Halfway There - Keep Going!

Questions?

If you have any questions about the hackathon, please post on the discussion forum.


21 days ago

Did you know?! Fun Hack Fact Friday

Did you know?!

Microsoft Azure AI can be used to create intelligent bots through conversational AI.  Check out these tips from the Azure AI website!

Conversational AI

Build, connect, deploy, and manage intelligent bots to naturally interact with your users on a website, app, Cortana, Microsoft Teams, Skype, Slack, Facebook Messenger, and more. Get started quick with a complete bot building environment, using C#, JavaScript, Python, and Java.

Questions?

If you have any questions about the hackathon, please post on the discussion forum.


30 days ago

Join Slack and connect with the Dev Community

Whether or not you have started building your Microsoft Azure AI-powered app, the Microsoft Azure AI Hackathon Slack Workspace is the perfect place to connect with other developers!

Not only can you bounce ideas off each other and ask other developers for technical help, but you can also use the Slack Workspace to ask the Devpost and Microsoft Azure representatives questions!

Looking for a team?  The #teams channel can help you connect with other developers who are potential teammates.  (You can also search the challenge Participants Page to message other participants)

Happy Building!

 

Questions?

If you have any questions…

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about 1 month ago

Get started with Azure Machine Learning

Check out this video tutorial “Get Started with Azure Machine Learning” to begin learning how you can build and train machine learning models faster, and easily deploy to the cloud or the edge with Azure Machine Learning service.

View other tutorial videos and more on on the competition resources to help you with your project.

Good luck and happy building!

Questions?

If you have any questions about the hackathon, please post on the discussion forum.