How to run an AI hackathon

AI—and specifically generative AI—has taken the world by storm in a short period of time. Given that generative AI is new, rapidly changing, and can defy expectations, experimentation is crucial—and that's where hackathons come in. 

LLMs have changed the game for hackathons in several ways. While a lot of the best practices for planning typical hackathons still apply, there are nuances to running an AI hackathon. Download this comprehensive guide to learn how to plan, manage, and wrap up an AI hackathon.

You’ll learn:

  • How to use hackathons as a tool in your AI strategy
  • Best practices for running an AI hackathon
  • What technical resources you need to provide participants
  • How to track progress and measure results after the hackathon

At Devpost, we've been running AI competitions for a long time. Throughout the guide, you'll find pro tips from our expert hackathon managers to help you run a successful event. Download the guide now for everything you need to know about how to run an AI hackathon.

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