AI & Data Science Innovation Program

Deadline to participate in the program: 04th October

The world doesn’t lack information or ways to store knowledge - our problem is to find and use the right information’s to do better. That is exactly why we created the AI & Data Science Innovation Program.

The program calls on students, researchers, young professionals, and startups to develop new ideas or to apply existing solutions using real-world Challenges from established organizations like BMW Group, Dentons, Fraport AG and SIXT.

Are you ready to analyze data, create algorithms and artificial intelligence to simplify data-driven decisions? Then check out the four challenges and join our AI & Data Science Innovation program!



The participation in the AI & Data Science program takes place based on concrete and real problem statements of four companies. Select one of the challenges listed below.

ai-sixt's provider logo

The Future of Smart Fleet Planning

✅ Challenge completed

Congratulations to A.S. & Eol Robotics!

ai-for-sustainability-dentons's provider logo

Accelerating ESG-related legal research technology

✅ Challenge completed

Congratulations to Legal Tech 4 Real & UE Innovators!

ai-fraport's provider logo

Accelerating Cyber Intelligence

✅ Challenge completed

Congratulations to Tokyo AI & Protos Labs!

ai-bmw's provider logo

Joyful Diversity with AI

✅ Challenge completed

Congratulations to Bias Busters & X-Force!


The AI & Data Science Innovation Program is jointly initialized by three strong partner organizations:

AI for Good Foundation is a digital platform where a broad network of interdisciplinary researchers, nonprofits, governments, and corporate actors identify, prototype and scale AI solutions that support the UN's Sustainable Development Goals. The KI-Bundesverband connects Germany’s most innovative AI and deep tech companies with established businesses and politics. The World Economic Forum's mission is improving the state of the world by engaging business, political, academic, and other leaders of society to shape global, regional, and industry agendas.


Challenge Provider

We have partnered up with global businesses in search of game changing ideas and to support innovations in the AI & Data Science Sector.


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