GAME
CREATOR

BOOTCAMP

Learn to Build Your Own Games in 3 Weeks

6 Sep - 2 Oct 2021

 

UNLOCK THE POWER OF GAMES

Games are powerful platforms + algorithms that unite millions of people and motivate them to accomplish something together. 

In this bootcamp, you will learn how to develop simple-but-powerful games to make this world a better place. 


No prior programming experience required to participate.

Video Game Developers

WHAT OUR PAST STUDENTS SAY

Zhi Yi

Creator of Baobaobot
Singapore Institute of Management
Year 1, Data Science & Analytics

Cyra

Creator of SignLearn
Labschool Kebayoran Jakarta
Junior High School Student

Travelogic

Creator of Ask.Kembo
Multimedia & Informatics Engineering
Telkom University

WHAT YOU'LL LEARN

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Algorithm

Smart algorithm to develop simple but powerful game engines

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Design

Design thinking for building games that people love to use

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App Development

End-to-end app development process from idea to production

THE CHALLENGE

BUILD A GAME THAT:

  • Teaches people something that you are really good at

  • Help people learn new skills or how to solve daily challenges

  • Brings joy and positivity to the world

YOUR LEARNING
JOURNEY

LEARN (6-12 SEP)

Learn game concepts through self-pace videos and virtual mentorships from AI Experts

BUILD (13-19 SEP)

You will work as a team to build games based on any topics you like. Each team has to submit a gamebot along with 1-minute fun pitch video.

CONTEST! (20-26 SEP)

Your games will be shared to public domain. The top 8 teams with highest user engagements will be selected to the Finale session.

FINALE (2 OCT)

The top 8 teams will present their solutions to a panel of expert judges who will evaluate their work. This will be done live using zoom. 

WHAT WILL YOU GET?

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CHAMPIONSHIP CERTIFICATE

TOP 3 WINNERS

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CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENCE

TO SELECTED FINALISTS BASED ON JUDGES’ DISCRETION

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CERTIFICATE OF COMPLETION

TO ALL TEAMS WHO SUBMITTED A CHATBOT DURING CONTEST

FAQs

Q: I have zero knowledge about programming. Can I still participate?

Yes! This bootcamp is accessible to non-programmers. No prior programming experience is needed. 

Q: Do I have to set up / install anything for the Bootcamp?

Everything will be accessible through your internet browser (Firefox or Chrome).

Q: Where is this Bootcamp held?

On the Internet :)

Q: What is the objective of this Bootcamp?

We want you to learn basic AI concepts and apply them to develop games that create happiness and positive outcomes to people. We hope your games can help as many people as possible during this pandemic. 

Q: How large can my team be?

You need to register in a team of 3 - 5 members. This Datathon is an intense program with lots to learn. You are strongly encouraged to sign up as a group.

Q: Do I need to be at a university to join?

This competition is open to anyone. Register to learn and compete.

LIMITED TO 200 SEATS


GAME DEVELOPMENT IS ONE OF THE MOST POPULAR TOPICS REQUESTED BY 5000+ AI4IMPACT COMMUNITY AROUND THE WORLD. 

TO PROVIDE GREAT LEARNING EXPERIENCE TO EVERYONE, WE WILL LIMIT OUR CLASS SIZE TO 200 PAX. THIS WAY, WE CAN MENTOR YOU MORE PERSONALLY AND CUSTOMIZE THE CLASS BASED ON YOUR NEEDS.

BY PRE-REGISTERING, YOU WILL BE FIRST TO RECEIVE INVITATIONS FROM OUR TEAM ONCE THE REGISTRATION PAGE IS OPEN.


PRE-REGISTRATION DEADLINE: 8 AUGUST 2021