The teams will compete on the same business problem and data, with the main goal of developing analytic solutions which are able to accurately predict a specific quantity of interest as a function of other input variables.
Three teams will be selected by an evaluation committee of Data Scientists from academia and industry, based on different quality criteria. These three winning teams are entitled to receive three different prizes provided by Generali and SAS.
Visit to Generali Innovation Park and attendance of the Tam Tam Talks along with a Smartwatch for each team member
Prize provided by Generali to the best overall project which combines an outstanding predictive performance and the highest evaluation from the experts’ committee
Winner SUS5: Team SC1
Visit to Generali Innovation Park and attendance of the Tam Tam Talks along with a Bluetooth Speaker for each team member
Prize provided by Generali to the team which provides the solution with the best predictive power
Winner SUS5: Team GoldFisher
Free SAS course for each team member
Prize provided by SAS Institute S.r.l. to the best project performing the analyses with SAS software and platform
Winner SUS5: Team Daje Scientists for Brutti
The three winning teams will be notified in the afternoon of June 19 and will be formally announced during the evening of June 19 at the awards ceremony of the SIS2019 conference “Smart Statistics for Smart Applications“ (Aula Magna, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Largo Gemelli 1, Milano).
At the notification step and during the awards ceremony (only for the three winning teams), the winners will receive detailed information on how to claim the prizes offered by Generali and SAS.