Passionate about data? Come to the DataWeek Challenge! An event on November 2nd that will challenge the city's hackers, data scientists, and data newbies to test their skills in the ultimate data hacking competition.
Held on November 2nd at the conclusion of this year's NYC DataWeek. The Data Week Challenge is a full day of hacking challenges that brings together developers with NYC Open Data, as well as hand picked data from a number of compaines in demonstrating the potential of it to address civic challenges in a fun, friendly competition.
Will be announced soon! Some of the core areas you can look forward to are Data Visualization, Data Scraping, Analysis and Data Driven Application development, and we'll also have breakout talks about the most important issues facing the data world these days.
Things to look forward to:
- Meeting other amazing data entusiasts
- A friendly and fun data-driven competition.
- Prizes for completing the best challenges.
- Sharing of hacks for sourcing, scraping, cleaning, and visualizing data
- A wide set of data to hack on from government and enterprise
About NYC DataWeek
NYC DataWeek celebrates and explores the people, industries, and organizations using data to fuel innovation in New York City. Events include a Startup Showcase, Ignite NYC, Data Olympics hackathon, meetups, and more. Most events are free to attend, and anyone can add events to the calendar. Join the data celebration.