HKU SAAS Data Science Lab of the Department of Statistics & Actuarial Science, The University of Hong Kong is organizing an AI in Metaverse and Innovation Challenge Competition for secondary school/undergraduate/graduated students. The aim of this competition is to promote development of artificial intelligence (AI), virtual/augmented/mixed reality, and metaverse technologies and applications at the school level and the industry level. The competition encourages students to develop innovative AI and metaverse solutions using AI, data science, mixed reality, statistical tools for solving current hot topics/problems in Metaverse. The competition also serves as a platform for local secondary schools, institutions, and industries to share knowledge and experience on the development of AI in metaverse for solving business problems, and creating innovation and business insights for industries in business, finance, healthcare, social science, education, smart city, and Internet of Things (IoT).
For details, please download the competition flyer here.
For newsletter of the last year's competition, please download here.
Requirement of Submission and Schedule
|Number of Participates in Each Team
|Not more than 6 people in a team
|Format of Project Report
Number of words:
Case Writing Format:
|Competition Application Deadline
Junior UG Group:
Junior UG/MSc Group, Primary/Secondary School Group, Company Group:
|Workshop for students/companies to pitch idea
|Date: Dec 2022 or Jul 2023
Venue: Zoom (TBA)
|Project presentation video record in YouTube (unlisted), and report submission
|Date: Jan 30, 2023 and Aug 30, 2023
Submission: Email URL to Dr Adela Lau at email@example.com