In this invitation-only contest, undergraduate students worldwide compete to create innovative designs and to cultivate innovation, team work, and engineering practice. Projects are based on the latest generation of Intel® embedded hardware and software tools. After 16 years, the Embedded System Design Contest (ESDC) is now one of China's most high-profile collegiate STEM contests†.
Development of contest projects must be based on the following hardware:
- UP Squared* Grove* IoT Development Kit (required)
- Cyclone® V FPGA customized for the UP Squared* board (optional)
- Intel® Movidius™ Neural Compute Stick (optional)
† Co-hosted by China Higher Education Department of Ministry of Education (MOE) and Personnel Department of Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT). Co-organized by Shanghai Municipal Education Commission and Shanghai Jiaotong University. Sponsored by Intel.