SAVE THE DATE - March 28! Atlanta Big Data Analytics Team Challenge!
Wednesday, March 12, 2014
Posted by: Natalia Gromov
Participate onMarch 28th
inBooz Allen Hamilton’s Atlanta Big Data Analytics Team Challenge! It’s a
free 1-day competition at Emory University’s Rollins School of Public Health
where you’ll team up to develop innovative approaches in cloud analytics to
solve a philanthropic problem.
*Participants will have the option to defer
prizes to CARE or philanthropy of their choice.
Booz Allen Hamilton is partnering with CARE, Emory University’s Rollins School
of Public Health, and Revolution Analytics to host this competition for
students, professionals, professors and interested parties in developing
innovative solutions to a central philanthropic question for CARE’s mission to
serve individuals and families in the poorest communities in the world.
Share new thinking and test fresh ideas while structuring and designing your
team’s cloud solution. Participants will be placed in teams comprised of
curious, novice, and expert data scientists. Each team will be judged on their
solution, design, and innovative approach. Prizes will be awarded to the first,
second, and third place teams.
1st place team–$4,000
3rd Place team–$1,000
Cloud computing has emerged as an innovative and disruptive technology for
government and industry. Booz Allen Hamilton, a leading strategy and technology
consulting firm, recognized early the significant impact that cloud computing
would have on how the government procures, implements, and manages its IT
registration: March 20. Participants will be notified on March
21. Register here.