DeepRacer League FAQs
Who is able to register for the league?
Anyone who has a genuine interest in technology, wants to learn more about it and play a role in growing their business' digital capabilities.
How technical do I need to be to join the league?
You are not required to have any technical background; however, it is encouraged that both fans and racers have a genuine interest in learning about advanced technologies and how they can be used in business use cases. Racers should be open to experimenting with ML / AI in AWS.
What is the difference between a fan and a racer?
A fan is anyone who wants to join the league and attend the available events between races but doesn't want to participate in Race Days as a part of a team. A fan supports teams from their company.
A racer is anyone who chooses to participate in race days as a part of a team within their company or as a single racer who will join a team of racers.
What happens if I register as a team leader?
You will receive a follow up email asking for the name and email addresses of the people you would like to join your team. They will then receive a notification to opt in as a racer on your team and will have full access to the league.
What happens if I register as a single racer?
You will be placed on a team of other single racers. If there are other registered single racers within your company, you will first be paired with them. If not, you will be paired with other single racers across companies.
Is there a limit to the number of people that can register from a company?
There is no limit as to how many people can join from a particular company. Race teams will be 5-7 people, with as many teams as there is interest.
What happens when I submit my registration?
You will receive a confirmation email verifying your registration. Your will be notified towards Mid-December when your account is activated and will then be able to register for all available events.
What is the estimated time commitment if I join the league?
It depends on how much you want to get out of the league. You can commit to attending the 3 race days only, or spend 5-10 hours a week attending the various events offered and training your model to get the fastest lap time…it’s really up to you.
Where do I go to learn more information about the league?
For more details, please view the Program of Events Page.