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More Announcements!

Hey everyone,

We have a few more announcements:

  • Guest Speaker: Our Guest Speaker at our Opening Ceremony is Tanmay Bakshi! Here’s his bio:
    • Tanmay Bakshi is a 16-year-old Canadian author, Artificial Intelligence and ML Systems Architect, TED & Keynote speaker, media personality, Google Developer Expert for Machine Learning, and Developer Advocate at IBM. 
    • He has addressed over 200,000 executives, developers, and leaders worldwide at conferences, universities, financial institutions, and international companies.
    • The United Nations, Linux Foundation, Apple, SAP, IBM, KPMG, Microsoft and Walmart are a few of the organizations he has keynoted for. 
    • Tanmay’s YouTube channel called “Tanmay Teaches” and his consistent work towards his goal for the past 9 years has earned him numerous recognitions such as the recipient of Life Mentor Award by the Hon. Lt. Governor of Manitoba, Twilio Doer Award, Knowledge Ambassador Award, Global Goodwill Ambassador at LinkedIn and IBM Champion for Cloud.
  • Opening Ceremony Details
    • Our opening ceremony will take place on Monday, May 18th at 11 AM CST. Please fill out the form below so we know how many people will be attending:
    • After the opening ceremony, we will hold a few workshops that will help you find teams, get your questions answered, and become familiar with the IBM and echoAR technologies.

- The Teens Take On COVID Team


If you have any questions about the hackathon, please post on the discussion forum.