Application Due Date: February 29 th 2019
The UNICEF Development Fund is aiming to make up to 100 K equity-free financial investments to supply early phase (seed) financing to for-profit innovation start-ups that have the possible to benefit mankind.
If you have actually got a start-up signed up in among UNICEF’s program nations
and have a working, open source model (or you want to make.
it open-source) revealing appealing outcomes, the UNICEF Development Fund is.
trying to find you.
- You should be signed up as a personal business in a UNICEF program nation;-LRB- ******).
- You are dealing with open source innovation options or happy to.
be open-source under the following licenses or their equivalent: BSD.
( software application), CERN (hardware), or CC-BY (material)
- You have an existing model of the option with appealing arise from preliminary pilots
- Your option has the possible to favorably affect society.
- Your business does not need to be completely down the roadway of having actually a.
all set item, it can be at the very start. Our financing is planned.
to seed an expedition within a business that currently exists, that has actually a.
strong group and a model, which can be successful, and effective.
in the area of data-science. Please check out the Frequently asked questions for more information on.
the choice requirements
UNICEF is presently aiming to purchase business that are utilizing information science, artificial intelligence, expert system or comparable innovations to construct options that react to the following concerns:
Are you utilizing brand-new sources of information such as satellite images or social networks and using information science or expert system methods to comprehend the real world that we reside in
- Using deep finding out to evaluate satellite images and.
immediately map facilities such as schools, university hospital, roadways.
or cell towers
- Utilizing digital footprints from sources like social networks or movement patterns to comprehend public areas
- Checking out ML/AI methods to assist us much better comprehend the real world that we reside in and its quickly altering environments
you understand just how much understanding is offered in your language online? Was.
it produced in your area? How is material structured and how do we discover it? In.
other words, are you attempting to utilize information science and AI to comprehend.
the digital world that we reside in?
- Utilizing Natural Language Processing (NLP) or comparable methods to evaluate big quantities of text
- Utilizing ML/AI to comprehend content structures and knowledge/learning relationships
- Checking out ML/AI methods to assist us much better comprehend the digital.
world that we reside in along with its dynamics/changing patterns
abilities will remain in the majority of need tomorrow? Are you attempting to utilize information.
science, artificial intelligence or expert system methods to.
create brand-new insights from information?
- Utilizing ML/AI to comprehend the relationships in between.
various variables that affect advancement signs (i.e. knowing,.
socio-economic, strength, health).
- Using optimization methods to enhance service shipment, resource allowance or material shipment, for instance
- Predictive analysis to comprehend modifications on the planet such as task market patterns or the supply and need of abilities
See the Authorities Website of the UNICEF Development Fund Require Data Science & A.I