WAICY 2022: Winners

Not all the prizes are included in the following list

High School Category


šŸ„‡Gold Award

Owen Welsh, Riley Herchert, Jordan Boldt, Nathaniel Vercammen, Grant Riddle (FishNET AI) – United States šŸ‡ŗšŸ‡ø

šŸ„ˆSilver Award

Naman Doshi, Jaswant Janakiraman Yuvaraj, Minh-Tam Dinh (DermaGraph – Leveraging AI to make skin cancer detection more accessible for all) – Australia šŸ‡¦šŸ‡ŗ

šŸ„‰Bronze Award

Stavros Georgios Piperakis (SignTrack) – Greece šŸ‡¬šŸ‡·

4th Place Recognition (Special 5th WAICY Category)

Padmaksh Khandelwal (Heart Disease AI Predictor) – India šŸ‡®šŸ‡³

5th Place Recognition (Special 5th WAICY Category)

Lucas Chen, Justin Yang, Henry Ji (Meningioma Diagnosis AI) – Australia šŸ‡¦šŸ‡ŗ

šŸ†AI Excellence

Stelios Antoniadis, George Chainis, Nick Chalazonitis (Deus Ex Machina) – Greece šŸ‡¬šŸ‡·

šŸ†Impact Excellence

Efstratios Rallis, Vyronas Trikkalidis (Jam Clogger) – Greece šŸ‡¬šŸ‡·

šŸ†Design Excellence

Aaron Li, Jiayu Fan, Ambrose Luo, Joey Wang (RecyLink) – United States šŸ‡ŗšŸ‡ø

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Middle School Category


šŸ„‡Gold Award

Paarth Aggarwal, Nittant Moudgil (Fly-tipping – the predator to the environment and economy) – United Kingdom šŸ‡¬šŸ‡§

šŸ„ˆSilver Award

Kaavya Majumder (Nudge) – India šŸ‡®šŸ‡³

šŸ„‰Bronze Award

Emily Tse, Eric Zhou, Jonathan Dang, Andy Yucheng Jiang (AI Determining Hand Gesture Meanings in Different Countries) – Australia šŸ‡¦šŸ‡ŗ

4th Place Recognition (Special 5th WAICY Category)

Manika Jhaveri (Disarming Global Warming) – India šŸ‡®šŸ‡³

5th Place Recognition (Special 5th WAICY Category)

Anuj Bharadwaj (Pest detector) – India šŸ‡®šŸ‡³

šŸ†AI Excellence

Reyner Elazaro Tampubolon (Clean News) – Indonesia šŸ‡®šŸ‡©

šŸ†Impact Excellence

Faith Abe Tanaya (AI Flood Detector) – Indonesia šŸ‡®šŸ‡©

šŸ†Design Excellence

Antonios Gardelinos, Aris Tsolakis, Ioli Tsolaki, Iasonas Ioannidis (Fire Patrol) – Greece šŸ‡¬šŸ‡·

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Elementary School Category


šŸ„‡Gold Award

Jawaher Abdulla Al Amri, Hoor Al Blooshi, Dana Al Marzooqi (Drive Assist (AI Model)) – UAE šŸ‡¦šŸ‡Ŗ

šŸ„ˆSilver Award

Nusaybah Noor Syed, Eshaal Maryam Khan, Urwah Syed (AI Guidance System (AGS App))- Pakistan šŸ‡µšŸ‡°

šŸ„‰Bronze Award

James Shepherd Yang (Hey, Sit Up! (heysitup.com)) – United States šŸ‡ŗšŸ‡ø

4th Place Recognition (Special 5th WAICY Category)

McKenna Felton, Mahi Sharma, Chris Derlokov, Shrikari Punjala (Preschool Pickup) – United States šŸ‡ŗšŸ‡ø

5th Place Recognition (Special 5th WAICY Category)

Aaryan Kothari (AI – Deepfake Detector) – India šŸ‡®šŸ‡³

šŸ†AI Excellence

Lara Alexandra Van Steen (Hazelā€™s Donations) – Singapore šŸ‡øšŸ‡¬

šŸ†Impact Excellence

Palaksi Agrawal (Rita Chatbot) – India šŸ‡®šŸ‡³

šŸ†Design Excellence

Mokshesh Chakilam, Mohammed Ahyanuddin (AI Cap for Visually Impaired) – India šŸ‡®šŸ‡³

Outstanding Research Award (Special 5th WAICY Category)

Aditya Dewan (SPRKD ā€“ Leveraging Teacher Loss Landscape Traversals to Improve Knowledge Distillation via Saddle Point Region Approximation.) – Canada šŸ‡ØšŸ‡¦

Outstanding Coach Awards

Vladimir Tosic – Australia šŸ‡¦šŸ‡ŗ

Antonius Juniadhi Soekendar – Indonesia šŸ‡®šŸ‡©

Andreas Karampelas – Greece šŸ‡¬šŸ‡·

Outstanding Organization Awards

KAUST Academy – Saudi Arabia šŸ‡øšŸ‡¦

Outstanding WAICY Volunteer Awards (Special 5th WAICYCategory)

Haotian Fang – China šŸ‡ØšŸ‡³

Chrysa Vamvaka – Greece šŸ‡¬šŸ‡·

Outstanding WAICY Judge Awards (Special 5th WAICY Category)

Vladislav Slavov – Bulgeria šŸ‡§šŸ‡¬

Marco Neves – Portugal šŸ‡µšŸ‡¹

Amalia-Christina Toutziaridi – Greece šŸ‡¬šŸ‡·

David Huang – United States šŸ‡ŗšŸ‡ø

Artificial Intelligence & Technology Criteria

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Artificial Intelligence

WAICY, at its core, is an AI competition. The first thing that we look for is the use of AI’s abilities in your project and a thorough understanding of what it means.

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Technical Skills

Technical skills matter because they support the project execution. Does your project involve coding? Do you have a robust understanding of what you’ve built? Make sure you’re ready to answer these questions.

Design & Impact Criteria

Design

The project should consider the user experience of the proposed AI solution.

Problem statement

The project should have an impact of on the community at large.

AI Ethics

The team understands the positive & negative consequences of the project.

Originality

The project is unique and is built on an original idea.

Presentation

The team is able to articulate ideas and its impact clearly with enthusiasm.