Schedule

UMD Data Challenge 2021 Main Event Schedule

Virtual Kick-off Event | February 20, 2021 10:00am – 2:00pm

  • Teams meet virtually with mentors to discuss ideas, frame the research question, start the analysis work and set expectations for the week.

Virtual Showcase and Judging Event | February 27, 2021 10:00am – 3:00pm

  • Student teams virtually present outcomes of their analysis to the Data Challenge Judges, data enthusiasts, friends, family, and anyone who is interested to see the amazing work created during the week.

Schedule for Student Participants

November 1, 2020 – December 15, 2020 | Individual Registration
February 5, 2021 | Virtual Team Building Event (optional)
February 5, 2021 – February 12, 2021 | Team Registration
February 20, 2021 | Virtual Kick-off Event (required)
February 27, 2021 | Virtual Showcase and Judging Event (required)

*As a Student Participant, you must attend both the Kick-off Event (full day) and the Showcase and Judging Event.


Schedule for Volunteers

November 1, 2020 – December 15, 2020 | Volunteer Registration
January 26, 2021 | Virtual Volunteer Information Session (required)
January 29, 2021 | Virtual Mentor and Judge Information Session
February 5, 2021 | Virtual Team Building Event
February 20, 2021 | Virtual Kick-off Event
February 27, 2021 | Virtual Showcase and Judging Event

Mentor, Judge, and Dataset Partner Schedule

September 1 – December 15, 2020 | Sign up to be a Mentor or Judge 
September 1 – November 30, 2020 | Supply a dataset
January 29, 2021 | Virtual Mentor and Judge Information Session
February 20, 2021 | Virtual Kick-off Event (Mentors and Dataset Partners)
February 27, 2021 | Virtual Showcase and Judging Event (Judges)

DC21 Schedule | Dataset Information | Judging Criteria


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