Maitreyee - Blog Competition

Blog Competition



Maitreyee 2021 event invites submission of blogs from women in technology willing to showcase their knowledge. The content should be on technical topics pertaining to Artificial Intelligence and/or Cloud. Out of all the submissions, top few blogs will be selected for a short presentation during Maitreyee by the author themselves.

Please refer to the Terms and Conditions of the Blog Competition.

Important Dates

  • Submission deadline : September 15, 2021
  • Notification of selection: September 18, 2021
  • Presentation on: September 25, 2021

Submission Guidelines

  • Submission must be original and an outcome of author’s own efforts.
  • Authors are advised to keep the submission concise and precise, ideally between 1500 to 2000 words.
  • Submission should be on technical topics related but not limited to:
    • Artificial Intelligence (AI)
      • Natural Language Processing & Speech
      • Machine Learning (incl. Deep Learning, Reinforcement Learning)
      • Knowledge Representation and Reasoning
    • Application areas of AI
      • Software Engineering and Program Analysis
      • Business Process Automation
      • Cloud Operations
      • Others
    • Cloud Computing
      • Systems and Architectures
      • Cloud Security and Privacy
      • Cloud and Edge Networking
  • The goal of the submission is to describe at least one of the following as an author:
    • Describing own research work
    • A tool developed
    • Short how-to-tutorial on a technology
  • Blogs by IRLions are available here.
  • Blogs authored on or after October 1st 2020 can be submitted.
  • Authors can use any online forum to publish their blogs (e.g., LinkedIn, Medium, Wordpress).
  • Authors should submit their blog links using Easychair (Login to Easychair to access the link).


Few top entries will get a chance to present their blog during Maitreyee event and receive a prize.

Submissions accepted at Maitreyee 2021