DataFest 2016 Wrap-up

Thanks to everyone for a truly wonderful weekend of DataFest-ing! We would like to thank our consultants from Boehringer Ingelheim, Pfizer, SAS, The Hartford, University of Connecticut, Yale University, and Wesleyan University. Congratulations to our winners: Honorable Mention: Best Research Question Team: Databayes (Wesleyan University) Carlo Medina Korkrid (Kyle) Akepanidtaworn Amanda Yeoh Poom Chiarawongse Joshua Su … Read more

DataFest at WES is almost here!

DataFest is fast approaching! Here is some important information. As always, email with any questions. LOGISTICS You may come and go as you please, but you will not be allowed to work on the data outside of Exley and Allbritton. You will have friendly consultants present at all times between 8am and midnight. These … Read more

Workshop schedule now posted!

Join us for some workshops in machine learning, working in R, statistical modeling, tackling large data, and visualization! It is not too late to request a workshop or specific tutorial. Please check our workshop tab for specific details.

DataFest pre-announcement

SAVE THE DATE April 8-10, 2016 DataFest is a data analysis competition where students are presented with a large, complex, surprise data set and work over the weekend to explore, analyze, and present their findings.  Teams of 3-5 students work together and compete against other teams. Prizes for best insight, best visualization, and best use … Read more