Computer Science

UC Davis to Compete in Global AI Challenge Sponsored by Amazon, Led by Zhou Yu, Assistant Professor of Computer Science

“Gunrock” is among eight teams named to compete in Amazon’s worldwide Alexa Prize. The team received $250,000, and computing resources from Amazon and is competing a $3.5 million final prize to advance conversational artificial intelligence.

The Alexa Prize is an Amazon-funded student competition created to advance conversational Artificial Intelligence. Competition prizes total $2.5 Million.