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Project Build-A-Thon

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About Project Build-A-Thon

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Project Build-A-Thon is a unique initiative launched by SmartInternz in collaboration with IBM Global University Programs exclusively to build practical and analytical data skills in students. Build-A-Thon provides project based hands-on exposure on Applied Data Science & Data Analytics.

This program is packed with No-Charge access to E-learning, Technical bootcamps, expert mentoring, Project Build-A-Thon and many exciting benefits.

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Challenge Flow

1

Register for Project Build-A-Thon

Enroll yourself to build practical and Analytical Data skills

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Access IBM Academic Initiative

Start your journey with IBM Academic Initiative by creating an IBM Academic Initiative account

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Get Access to no-charge Software & Courseware

Download the software & complete the courses

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Get the skills on IBM Software

Attend 4 Days live Hands-On Bootcamp

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Enroll & Start working on Project

Refer to the steps and complete the project you have enrolled for.


Exciting Benefits

A whole lot more with captivating benefits!

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Online live Tech Bootcamps

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Earn IBM Skill Badges

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Free Access to IBM Cloud

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No-Charge Access to IBM Academic Initiative Courseware and Software

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Tech Mentorship

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The top 3 best participants will be awarded an internship opportunity with SmartInternz

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Appreciation Certificates for Top 10 best projects developed

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Participation Certificate for all valid project submissions.

Technology Tracks

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Applied
Data Science
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Marketing
Analytics
HR
Analytics
Finance
Analytics
Pharma
Analytics
Artificial
Intelligence

This track is suitable for - B.E/B.Tech, M.Tech, MBA, B.Sc, BCA, MCA

What you will learn

1. Introduction & Applications of Data Science

2. Machine Learning Algorithms with Python

3. Hands on with IBM Cognos Analytics

4. Building Machine Learning Model with IBM Auto AI

5. Predictive Analytics and SPSS Modeler

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Project you can develop
Food Demand Forecasting for Food Delivery Company using IBM Cloud

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Technology Tracks

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Applied
Data Science
down-arrow

This track is suitable for - B.E/B.Tech, M.Tech, MBA, B.Sc, BCA, MCA, etc.

What you will learn

1. Introduction & Applications of Data Science

2. Machine Learning Algorithms with Python

3. Hands on with IBM Cognos Analytics

4. Building Machine Learning Model with IBM Auto AI

5. Predictive Analytics and SPSS Modeler

Project you can develop
Food Demand Forecasting for Food Delivery Company using IBM Cloud

 Basic

Cohort Timelines

Cohort 1 :  06 Oct - 09 Oct 2021
Timings :  5:00 PM to 7:30 PM

Cohort 2 :  10 Nov - 13 Nov 2021
Timings :  5:00 PM to 7:30 PM

Cohort 3 :  08 Dec - 11 Dec 2021
Timings :  5:00 PM to 7:30 PM

Cohort 4 :  12 Jan - 15 Jan 2022
Timings :  5:00 PM to 7:30 PM

Cohort 5 :  09 Feb - 12 Feb 2022
Timings :  5:00 PM to 7:30 PM

Cohort 6 :  09 Mar - 12 Mar 2022
Timings :  5:00 PM to 7:30 PM

Marketing
Analytics
HR
Analytics
Finance
Analytics
Pharma
Analytics
Artificial
Intelligence

How it works

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Step 1
Must be a current student

You must be a current student associated with an accredited academic institution at the time of registration & submission.

Step 2
Register for IBM Academic Initiative Account & Download the Software

You must register for IBM Academic Initiative Account & download the software to get access for technical bootcamps and submissions.

Step 3
Access to IBM Academic Initiative no-charge E-learning courses

Complete the given courses from the IBM Academic Initiative portal courseware section and upload the completion badge sharable link for verification.

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Step 4
Attend 4 days bootcamp

Attend 4 Days live instructor-led hands-on training on IBM Watson Studio Desktop & Cognos Analytics to understand and build solutions.

Step 5
Start working on the assigned project.

Start building the project using IBM Cognos, IBM Watson Studio Desktop & IBM cloud services.

Note: Project must be submitted by the end of the month of the selected cohort for bootcamp.

Step 6
Submit the project you have worked on.

This is the last step of your project build-a-thon where in you need to submit the project files that you have worked on.


Benefits of IBM Academic Initiative Account

IBM Academic Initiative enables you to leverage IBM tools and resources through courses.

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Cloud Access

Enhanced access to the IBM Cloud and Selected cloud based resources and applications.

Software

No-charge access to the same software used by commerical customers leading to practical training for present day jobs.

Courseware

Access to the same courses delivered to our enterprise customers for inclusion in part or whole into existing and new curriculum.

Key Technologies covered in depth

IBM Cloud, IBM Data science, IBM Security, Quantum, IBM Engineering, IBM Z, Power Systems, Blockchain and IBM Watson

Live access

Access to live technical sessions happening across the year from various IBM experts

Digital Badges

Earn industry-recognised digital badges upon completion of different courses.

Cloud Access

Enhanced access to the IBM Cloud and Selected cloud based resources and applications.

Software

No-charge access to the same software used by commerical customers leading to practical training for present day jobs.

Courseware

Access to the same courses delivered to our enterprise customers for inclusion in part or whole into existing and new curriculum.

Key Technologies covered in depth

IBM Cloud, IBM Data science, IBM Security, Quantum, IBM Engineering, IBM Z, Power Systems, Blockchain and IBM Watson

Live access

Access to live technical sessions happening across the year from various IBM experts

Digital Badges

Earn industry-recognised digital badges upon completion of different courses.

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Project Submission Guidelines

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Frequently Asked Questions

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1. Who can participate in Project Build-A-Thon ? 2. What is Project Build-A-Thon ? 3. How will the 4 days training be organized ? 4. I don’t have much coding knowledge but I am interested in participating. Can I? 5. Can I work on the project from day 1 ?
6. Can I participate as a team in Project Build-A-Thon ? 7. Will there be any guidance provided to complete the project ? 8. How can I connect with mentor ? 9. Do I get a certificate? 10. Is it mandatory to complete the IBM Courses ?

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