the leader of Industries 4.0, who develops Artificial Intelligence.
The 1st Artificial Intelligence World Cup 2017
The organizing committee is delighted to invite all of you to Artificial Intelligence (AI) World Cup 2017.
AI World Cup 2017 takes place on December 1, 2017, in KAIST campus located in Daejeon, Korea. This is the first world-wide competition of on-line soccer teams simulated by AI. The aim of this competition is to bring together researchers and developers of (artificial) intelligence technology from academia and industry, to prepare solutions of intelligence technology for rapidly evolving world.
Participants will be provided with a package of instructions how to use webots (on-line soccer players) and API for coding game plan. Tutorial lectures and manuals on details of the instructions are available at the official website. All the participants are requested to join qualifying round(s) to be held in November 2017 to be qualified. Only qualified participants can advance to main round hosted in KAIST campus on December 1. During qualifying round(s), all the participants are allowed to change their codes before kick-off of the game. Every round is a full league of 5-player soccer teams. Participants successfully advanced to the main league are invited to present their winning strategy implemented by their intelligence technology.
In addition to on-line soccer competition, AI World Cup provides extended coverage of intelligence technology during main round. AI commentator makes analyses of game plans solely based on soccer game being displayed on computer monitor. Fitness of an analysis is measured by comparison with the game plans of soccer teams, which have been analyzed. AI reporter writes a game summary report pointing out key factors that have affected the outcome of a game.
Scope of Competition
AI World Cup: Competition of on-line 5-player soccer teams
AI Commentator : Competition of AI commentators
AI Reporter: Competition of AI reporters
Testing round : October 1~31, 2017
Qualifying round : November 1~24, 2017
Official Demonstration of AI World Cup, AI Commentator, and AI Reporter : November 2~3, 2017
Main round : December 1, 2017
Technical sponsor College of Engineering in KAIST
Financial sponsor Daejeon City
Prof. Jong-Hwan Kim / Chair of Organizing Committee
Prof. Sungho Jo & Prof. Hyun Myung / Co-Chairs of Operating Committee
Prof. Il-Chul Moon / Committee for System and Management
Prof. Junmo Kim/ Committee for Tutoring
Prof. Chihyung Jeon / Committee for Public Relations
Prof. Meeyoung Cha / Committee for Competition
Prof. Dongsoo Har / Committee for International Cooperation
For any additional queries, please email to
Albert J Ahn
Machine Intelligence and Robotics Multi-Sponsored Research and Education Platform,
Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology
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