Award Category

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Graduate Division:

First Place: Recognition + $ 50 cash prize

Second Place: Recognition

Third Place: Honorary mention

 

Undergraduate Division:

First Place: Recognition + $ 50 cash prize

Second Place: Recognition

Third Place: Honorary mention

 

Special Awards:

The winners of the special awards are selected among all teams (both graduate and undergraduate).

Most Creative:

Creative elements in the your work: For example, a clever way of implementing the methods, an interesting (and valid) interpretation of the data. The judges will score according to the degree and/or the prevalence of the creativity.

Best Visualization:

Visual impact of your presentation: The visualization captures the important information about the data and tells a insightful and engaging story.

Best Prediction:

The Best Prediction Award will be evaluated separately. Each team will be asked to submit prediction values corresponding to a future time. The team with the most accurate prediction will receive recognition and $50 cash. Note that the winner of this award will be unveiled after the competition.

Rubric:

The ranks and two special awards (Best Visualization & Most Creative) will be based on the rubric.