6th SamurAI Coding will be held between October 2017 and March 2018.
Contestants will compete their engineering skills for AI game programming.
Winners of the preliminary round will move on to the final round, which will be held on 14th March 2018 collocated with 80th IPSJ National Convention at Waseda University, Nishiwaseda Campus, Tokyo.
Participating engineers and programmers will be able to demonstrate their skills on a global level through this contest.
Winners of World Final will receive prizes. Moreover there will be some Sponsor Awards and Gifts (TBD).
World Final contestants who are not IPSJ members will receive one-year IPSJ membership without any entry fee and annual fee. (The entry fee is originally necessary for IPSJ regular members.)
Travel expense of one representative contestanst per each World final team participating
from far away areas will be partially supported (TBD).
Last year World final contestants from out side of Japan received travel expenses up
to 100,000JPY per team,
and contestants from a long distance within Japan received full travel expenses.
All World Final contestants will be presented on the contest site.
Rule announcement: Sep-Oct 2017
Due of call for challenge of online preliminary round: AoE
Result announcement of call for challenge of online preliminary round: around AOE.