First Annual California Artificial Intelligence Summit

Middle and High school students from both in and out of California are all invited and welcome to participate in this event filled with professional speakers and interactive workshops.

AI Summit

The California AI Summit is an opportunity open to middle and high school students that are interested in learning the fundamentals of the various aspects of Artificial Intelligence and its application to healthcare. Students will gain exposure to the rapidly expanding field of Artificial Intelligence through hands-on workshops and panels led by industry professionals with chances to win prizes!


July 17

Registration Deadline

July 13

AIdeathon Submission Deadline

July 14

Summit Information

Who Can Attend

Middle and High School Students

How will the event be held?

This event will be held virtually. Participants will recieve a Zoom link to the panels and workshops after registration.

Summit Schedule

Day 1

Opening Ceremony: 9:00 – 9:30
Keynote speaker #1: 9:30 – 10:30
Kahoot / Game Activity: 10:30 – 11:00
Workshop #1: 11:00 – 11:45
Lunch Break: 12:00 – 1:00
Workshop #2: 1:00 – 1:45
AI q&a Panel: 2:00 – 3:00
Awards Ceremony: 3:00 – 3:30
Closing Remarks: 3:30 – 4:00


Prizes, Rules and Questions

AIdeathon Prize Categories

Best Overall

1st Place: $500

2nd place: $400

3rd place: $200

Best All Girls: $300

Best use of Neural Networks track

1st place: $200

2nd place: $100

3rd place: $50

Best creative track

1st place: $200

2nd place: $100

3rd place: $50

Best Design/UI

1st place: $200

2nd place: $100

3rd place: $50

Rules and Registration:

Middle and high school students are eligible to participate in the AIdeathon and attend. Participants can work individually or with a team of 3-4. We are looking for projects that include creative systems/solutions and provide descriptive details about their innovation and how it is helpful to society. Participants are required to submit an video through the form on the Girls Computing League website. Deadline for all pitches is July 14, 2021.

Project Questions

Students should answer the following questions in their 3 minute abstract or video:

1. What is your innovative product/service?
2. What problems is your product/service designed to solve?
3. How is your product/service innovative and different from other products/services intended to solve the same problems?

In the Entrepreneurship Pitch, participants will need to address the following areas (5 minutes):
1. Product need and what problem it solves
2. Market size for the product
3. What the product does and its features. How does the product use AI?
4. Competitive analysis (how is the product different than other products)
5. Product demo, screenshots, or pictures, if applicable
6. Future vision for the product

Let’s Change Together!

Your support will help us to make emerging technology education accessible to all students, regardless of gender, race, or socioeconomic status.