AWS Innovate - AI/ML Edition

AWS DeepRacer League

Welcome to the world's first global autonomous racing league, driven by reinforcement learning. Get a jumpstart on the 2022 season. Attend a DeepRacer session and begin training your model. 

Submit your model in the League beginning March 1 for prizes, glory, and a chance to advance to compete for the AWS DeepRacer League Championship Cup.


Race opens: March 1, 2022

AWS DeepRacer Innovate Challenge
What is AWS DeepRacer

Getting started with AWS DeepRacer

Build an RL model

Create, train, and tune your reinforcement learning model in the AWS DeepRacer 3D racing simulator. Start your journey for free »

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Master the basics with time-trial racing

Develop your first RL model quickly and easily in the AWS DeepRacer console, using getting started tutorials. Experiment and grow your skills by tuning and retraining your model, to successfully navigate around the track and achieve the fastest lap time!

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Expand your skills with head-to-head racing

Experiment with additional sensors and new training algorithms, to create an RL model capable of skillfully avoiding obstacles on the road, or detecting and predicting driving behavior of other cars in dual-car head-to-head races.

Starting March 1, enter the AWS DeepRacer League via the AWS DeepRacer console. Top racers will receive prizes and a chance to advance to compete for the AWS DeepRacer League Championship Cup.

Open Race

Starting March 1, enter the AWS DeepRacer League via the AWS DeepRacer console. Top racers will receive prizes and advance on to the Pro division for a chance to compete for the AWS DeepRacer Championship Cup.

Time Trial

Develop your first RL model quickly and easily in the AWS DeepRacer console using a single sensor configuration to achieve the fastest time!

Quick Guide

The quick guide to racing in AWS DeepRacer League

Step 1

Register your interest for AWS DeepRacer League. All Innovate AI/ML Online conference attendees will receive a $30 AWS Credit to help train your first AWS DeepRacer model.

Step 2

Train a model: Whether you're new to machine learning or want to build on existing skills, train your AWS DeepRacer model to compete in the league. Login in to the console to start training and join us for the AWS DeepRacer session at the AWS Innovate - AL/ML Edition.

Step 3

Take your model to the track and compete: Starting March 1st, enter the AWS DeepRacer League for a chance to compete in the AWS DeepRacer League championships.

Frequently Asked Questions

AWS DeepRacer League FAQs

Overview and registration process

  • What is AWS DeepRacer?

    AWS DeepRacer is a 1/18th scale race car that gives you an interesting and fun way to get started with reinforcement learning (RL). With AWS DeepRacer, you now have a way to get hands-on with RL, experiment, and learn through autonomous driving. You can get started with the virtual car and tracks in the cloud-based 3D racing simulator. Read all the details about it here.

  • What is the AWS DeepRacer League?

    Once you have built your model, it’s time to race! The AWS DeepRacer League is the world’s first global autonomous racing league, open to anyone. Developers can compete from anywhere in the world for prizes, glory, and a chance to advance to the AWS DeepRacer League Championship Cup.

    Racers can submit their models from March 1, 2022, 12:01am, until March 31, 2022, 11:59pm London Time.

  • How does the challenge work, how do I sign up, and how do I qualify for the prizes?

    All AWS DeepRacer League participants that checked the DeepRacer interest box during registration for AWS Innovate - AI/ML Online Conference will receive a $30 AWS Credit to help train your first AWS DeepRacer model.

    Starting March 1, enter the AWS DeepRacer League via the AWS DeepRacer console. Top racers will receive prizes and advance on to the Pro division for a chance to compete for the AWS DeepRacer Championship Cup.

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