Participation Questions

Q: Who can participate in this competition?

A: The SSAI-Capture the Flag is open to any individual or group. There is no limit on the size of the group but each group must have a single leader that is a resident of the US or UK that is the official entry point for the group and is responsible for the groups participation.

Q: Why do we need to declare what “League” we are in?

A: the SSAI-Capture the Flag competition has both US and UK sponsorship. These sponsors will be reaching out to recruit innovators to their respective teams.

Q: Can companies participate in the challenge?

A: Yes! Companies are encouraged to participate. Although winning this competition is not a guarantee of a follow-on contract, the US and UK military are very interested in AI capabilities and will have representatives at the showdown to talk to the winning teams.

Q: How do I officially enter this competition?

A: Teams can register for information and submit questions to the steering committee through this Landing page. You can enter your team as soon as the launch date is announced on this landing page. This will include a link to the onboarding tool where the team leader will declare their League and be given access to the competition platform and onboarding instructions.

Purpose of Competition

Q: Is this SSAI intended to be a single competition?

A: No it isn’t. The SSAI is projected to be conducted annually, with each SSAI annual competition exploring new facets of AI technology.

Q: What will the next competitions be focused on?

A: We have not specified what the future focus will be but seek inputs from the participants for future challenges. We will be looking for the most challenging part of the competition for future challenges.

Q: Who do I contact with questions about the competition?

A: Send Email