BMW AWS DeepRacer Competition

2022 SACAIR Sponsor | BMW Digital and Global Solutions to host an exclusive live AWS DeepRacer Competition for Unconference attendees

Watch this space for more information on the 2022 SACAIR BMW AWS DeepRacer Competition
– but don’t wait for an invitation to get ahead of the competition – visit to get access to a free course on how to programme the AWS DeepRacer.

BMW Digital and Global Solutions in Partnership with the AWS DeepRacer team will have a physical track and the autonomous 1/18th scale race car ready on site at STIAS on Monday, 5 December 2022, for the 2022 SACAIR AWS DeepRacer Competition Finals – where competitors will battle it out for this years’ prizes.

Prizes are sponsored by SACAIR, and include:

First Prize: R 5000.00 Takelaot Voucher
Second Prize: R 3000.00 Takealot Voucher
Third Prize: R 1000.00 Takelaot Voucher

AWS DeepRacer Event

Watch this YouTube video for some insight into the exciting world of AWS DeepRacer events. This AWS DeepRacer Championship Cup was held in Amsterdam in 2019!

  • AWS DeepRacer is the fastest way for developers to get rolling with machine learning, literally. Get hands-on with a fully autonomous 1/18th scale race car driven by reinforcement learning, 3D racing simulator, and a global racing league.
  • Car – AWS DeepRacer is an autonomous 1/18th scale race car designed to test reinforcement learning (RL) models by racing on a physical track.
  • Build RL Models: You can build your own RL model for AWS DeepRacer. Building a model requires basic Python programming skills.