Location and Schedule

Event Location:

The competition will take place at Carlson School of Management on the west bank of the University of Minnesota’s Minneapolis campus. Parking and driving directions can be found here.

 

Schedule:

8:00-8:30am CHECK-IN

Please look for the check-in table near the main entrance of the building (Carlson). After checking-in, our staff will directly you to the room where opening ceremony will be held (Carlson-L-110). Breakfast will be provided!

8:30-9:00am OPENING CEREMONY

A short welcome message from us; receive instructions and access to data; get “war room” assignment.

9:00-2:30pm COMPETITION TIME

Work on/play with/dig into the data. Lunch will be provided at 11:30am. 

2:30-3:30pm SHOW TIME

Present your findings to a panel of judges consisting of U of M professors and industry data analysts.

3:45pm AWARD CEREMONY

Recognition and awards; closing remarks. Comments and feedback will be emailed to the teams after the competition