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B4B Challenge 2017 (CityU as a supporting organization)

Date:(Deadline) Noon, 18th November 2017

B4B Challenge 2017 (CityU as a supporting organization)


B4B Challenge 2017 has just kicked off! Application will close at noon, 18th November. This year, the theme is “Big Data for Digital Transformation”. Finalist teams passing the first assessment will enjoy exciting benefits:

  • 10-week mentorship programme – face-to-face encounters with Herbert Chia 車品覺 (ex-Alibaba data guru), other big data experts and corporate executives.
  • Use of data-sets sponsored by various partners including TalkingData. TalkingData covers more than 600 million smart devices and processes twenty terabytes of data every day from 120,000 mobile applications and 100,000 app developers.
  • Energiser week in Beijing - fast track on latest business and technical development and investment landscape in Mainland China impacting the big data and AI domain.
  • Networking with investors and corporations for business engagement opportunities. Start-ups, individuals and students can enter by sending in applications with details as laid out in the Prospectus and Application Form.
Application Deadline: NOON, 18th November, 2017 (Saturday)
Check the following links for details:
Get the Prospectus:
Application Form:

Contact Information
Dr. Sian Chan
Tel: 3442 6707