AI4Good Innovation Factory Africa Challenge 2022

Scale your Idea. Pitch your startup!

The goal of the AI for Good Innovation Factory is to identify the most innovative ideas and start-ups using AI to achieve the SDGs.

The Innovation Factory evaluates promising AI-focused startups, and the best teams will be provided various accelerating programs and investment/partnership opportunities. The top five solutions will be presented at the Grand Final Demo Day of the AI for Good Innovation Factory in December 2022.

How to apply?

Step 1

  • Monthly Pitching Session
  • Fill out the application for the monthly session. Selected teams will have a chance to give a 5 min pitch to our top-class judges. ​ ​​
  • Judges will evaluate the best teams which advance to Step 2.​

Step 2

  • Follow-up Accelerating Program.
  • The best teams will be given:
    • ​Match-making and partnership-building sessions with the interested UN partners and/or governments.
    • ​Mentoring sessions and investment opportunities by accelerators and/or VCs.
    • Interview video or blog.​
    • Fast-track access to our sponsor’s accelerating program ​(if applicable).​

Step 3

  • The Grand Final Demo Day.
  • The top five best teams will pitch to a worldwide audience. ​
  • The final winner will get a full package of prizes (items to be confirmed) including special media exposure​.
Do you have an innovative idea or a start-up using AI to advance the SDGs? Apply now!

AI4Good Innovation Factory Africa Challenge 2022

AI4Good Innovation Factory Africa Challenge 2022


May 31, 2022
Organizer ITU
Website Visit website
Africa, Americas, Antarctica Region, Asia, Australia and New Zealand, Europe, Micronesia
Sectors Sector agnostic