Competitions

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FOR-PRIZE COMPETITIONS

U.S. PETs Prize Challenge

$800,000

Help unlock the potential of privacy-enhancing technologies (PETs) to combat global societal challenges. Develop efficient, accurate, and extensible federated learning solutions with strong privacy guarantees for individuals in the data.

FOR-PRIZE COMPETITIONS

U.K. PETs Prize Challenge

£700,000

Help unlock the potential of privacy-enhancing technologies (PETs) to combat global societal challenges. Develop efficient, accurate, and extensible federated learning solutions with strong privacy guarantees for individuals in the data.

FOR-PRIZE COMPETITIONS

Meta AI Video Similarity Challenge

$100,000

Help keep social media safe by identifying whether a video contains a manipulated clip from one or more videos in a reference set.

Completed Competitions


COMPETITIONS ENDED

Run-way Functions: Predict Reconfigurations at US Airports

$40,000

Air traffic managers monitor the skies and respond by changing the airport configuration. Tools that give flight operators early warning for upcoming changes can help streamline air travel and reduce delays. Use real-time data to predict future airport configurations.

COMPETITIONS ENDED

NASA Airathon: Predict Air Quality

$50,000

Air pollution is one of the greatest environmental threats to human health. Help NASA deliver accurate, high-resolution air quality information to improve public health and safety!

COMPETITIONS ENDED

Snowcast Showdown

$500,000

Seasonal snowpack is a critical water resource throughout the Western U.S. Help the Bureau of Reclamation estimate snow water equivalent (SWE) at a high spatiotemporal resolution using near real-time data sources.

COMPETITIONS ENDED

Facebook AI Image Similarity Challenge

$200,000

Advance the science of image similarity detection, with applications in areas including content tracing, copyright infringement and misinformation.

COMPETITIONS ENDED

Differential Privacy Temporal Map Challenge

$147,000

Help public safety agencies share data while protecting privacy. This is a series of contests to develop algorithms that preserve the usefulness of temporal map data while guaranteeing individual privacy is protected.

COMPETITIONS ENDED

Hateful Memes

$100,000

Detecting hateful content presents a unique challenge in memes, where multiple data modalities need to be analyzed together. Facebook is calling on researchers around the world to help identify which memes contain hate speech.