U&AI AI for SDGs Youth Bootcamp calling for youths worldwide to participate
Join U&AI and become a youth for the future!
Posted June 29, 2021
What if nature's fury could be tamed and life on our planet thrived again?
What if healthcare, education and the internet could be equally accessed in every corner of the world?
What if truth and justice were upheld and discrimination was eliminated?
What if young people were empowered with intelligent technologies to transform the world?
Let's not imagine "what if" but instead explore "what's more".
Introducing U&AI AI for SDGs Youth Bootcamp - the world's leading platform for youth-led, innovative, scalable AI-based solutions to help achieve the UN Sustainable Development Goals.
Organized by the Institute for AI International Governance (I-AIIG) of Tsinghua University, and supported by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), U&AI is a worldwide community of next-generation leaders. Here young people break boundaries and use their skills, to harness AI technologies and tackle real-world development challenges.
Register on www.ai4sdgbootcamp.org to join U&AI to build a sustainable future.
What Makes U&AI Stand-out?
Multi-Stakeholder Involvement: Across Fields, Across Countries
Engaging diverse stakeholders including academia, private sector, media, and UN Agencies to provide publicly accessible
A Worldwide Community of The Next-Generation Leaders
Convening an international community of youth leaders in technology and innovation to exchange ideas, share lessons-learnt, and co-create solutions through a rigorous ideation and training experience facilitated by experts in various fields.
Focusing Exclusively on #AI4SDGs Solutions
Proposing AI-based solutions for SDG achievement, participants engage with real-world issues and tackle global development challenges.
A Journey to the Future through Cocreation and Collaboration
July-Mid August: Attend online master classes, team up and form your project proposal for AI and SDGs
End of August: Global Semi-final
End of August-October: Targeted guidance from industry experts to strengthen, train, and polish the selected teams' proposal
End of October: Global Final - online roadshow
*Timeline is subject to change at the organizer's discretion.
Deep Dive in Two Main Topics and Eight Different Tracks
Two Main Topics - Planet and People
Eight Different Tracks - Climate Change, Circular Economy, Biodiversity & Nature-based Solutions, Misinformation, Digital Inclusion, Healthcare, Financial Inclusion, Education
A comprehensive structure based on the SDGs with different tracks for youth participants to pursue their specific interest areas.
Master Classes Delivered by World Leading AI Experts
Create AI for SDGs Project Proposals with Similarly Talented Youth
Share Your Vision on International Platforms
U&AI champion teams will have opportunities to present their projects on a global platform - International AI Cooperation and Governance Forum - and receive feedbacks from world'ss leading experts and investors. You will have the opportunity to turn your imaginations into realities.
Today's youth will be at the forefront of AI technology's future. Join U&AI and become a youth for the future!
We could not make U&AI possible without the support, involvement and ethusiasm of supporters, including: (in alphabetical order)
APEC Voices of the Future
Asia Enviromental innovation Forum
Association of Chinese Students and Scholars at Stanford
B Corps China
Brown University Chinese Students and Scholars Association
Cambridge University Chinese Undergraduate Society
Chinese Students and Scholars Association at Johns Hopkins University DC
Chinese Students and Scholars Association at University of California, Los Angeles
Chinese Students and Scholars Association at University of California, Santa Barbara
Chinese Undergraduate Student Association (UW-Madison)
Columbia Global Centers | Beijing
Cornell Chinese Students and Scholars Association
Fordham Chinese Student and Scholar Association
G20 Young Entrepreneurs' Alliance
Georgetown University Chinese Students and Scholars Association
German Chancellor Fellowship
Global Shapers Shanghai Community
Hult Prize China
Impact Hub Shanghai
Indiana University Chinese Students and Scholars Association
McGill Chinese Students and Scholars Association
Notre Dame Chinese Students & Scholars Association
SEED for Social Innovation
Shimmer SDGs Hub
The Impact Academy
University of Miami Chinese Student and Scholar Association
University of Minnesota Twin Cities Chinese Undergraduate Student Association
Viva la Vida
Warwick Chinese Society
Youth Co:Lab Singapore
Remarks by Ms Beate Trankmann at the World Youth Development Forum - Digital Economy Session
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