Be part of the challenge

Are you a PhD student or Post Doctoral Researcher working in the field of Additive Manufacturing (AM)? 
Are you familiar with metal Laser Powder Bed Fusion (L-PBF) process monitoring data: Optical Tomography pictures and Powder Bed pictures?
We are looking for qualified individuals willing to participate in a labelling challenge that will occur from February 5th  until February 19th, 2021. The winner of the labelling challenge will be granted a prize. 



It is a great opportunity for you to contribute to the creation of new collective knowledge within the AM industry, by annotating already clustered data points. You will get the chance to work with advanced Artificial Intelligence (AI) techniques, while applying your knowledge to empirical cases from the industry. 



To take part in this challenge, you are currently working or have experience from working with Additive Manufacturing metal L-PBF process monitoring data. You can apply individually, or together with a team. 



Click on the ‘register here’ button to complete the registration form and become qualified in the selection process for this challenge. Once selected you will be given access to the labelling platform and further instructions. 



For any questions, please do not hesitate to contact Maud Chidiac, Program Manager AI: 

Timeline for the competition

Registration Opens

  • Monday, 21 December 2020

Registration Closes

  • Friday, 29 January, 2021

Hackathon Starts

  • Friday, 5 February, 2021

Hackathon Ends

  • Friday, 19 February, 2021

Winner Awarded

  • Friday, 26 February, 2021
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