New England Machine Learning Accessibility Hackathon | June 11, 2018

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Microsoft New England R&D is hosting an accessibility hackathon June 11, 2018, at 1 Memorial Drive Cambridge, MA.

Description

Join us on Monday, June 11th for a day of Machine Learning for Accessibility! The goal will be to create solutions that promote accessibility and inclusion. 
 
Please register to attend and note if you are interested in leading a team. Topics are being collected through the month of May to form teams. Current themes include:

American Sign Language
Neurodiversity Social Chatbot
Data Analytics Tool
Seeing AI App

Learning Differences

 

Agenda

• 9:30am: Doors Open, Check-In, Coffee
• 10am: Kick-Off & Team Orientations/Hacking
• 12pm: Idea Exchange & Lunch
• 4:30pm: Team Submissions due
• 5pm - 7pm: Team Presentations, Dinner, Prizes and Awards