Tuesday, October 29, 2019

Get Ready... UMD Data Challenge 2020: Student Registration Opens 11/1!

UMD Data Challenge 2020February 22 – February 29

(Student Registration opens November 1, 2019)
Are you creative? Analytical? Have a knack for solving complex problems? The UMD Data Challenge (DC20) is an annual week-long competition held by the University of Maryland, where students across programs solve real-world problems using data from organizations such as Amazon Web Services and the National Cancer Institute.
All UMD students (from any major or year) are invited to participate!
  • Team up with other UMD students
  • Select a dataset provided by one of our sponsoring organizations
  • Use your creativity and analytical skills to solve a problem
  • Work with an industry mentor
  • Compete for exciting prizes
Mark your calendars! Registration* opens November 1, 2019, 8am. Register by December 15. This is a free event, including admission, swag, food, and beverages.

Or, be a DC20 Student Volunteer
  • Get hands-on experience behind the scenes helping the DC20 teams
  • Build your organizational, networking, and leadership skills
  • Enhance your resume with volunteer and teamwork experience
  • PLUS enjoy free meals and a sporty volunteer t-shirt!
  • Students from all UMD programs may volunteer