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Michigan Sports Analytics Hackathon

Sunday, October 01, 2017
10:00am - 8:00pm
North Quad Room 2435

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About the Event

In cooperation with UM Athletics, the Exercise Sports Science Initiative, the Michigan Sports Analytics Society, and Catapult Sports, Inc. -- UMSI will be hosting the Michigan Sports Analytics Hackathon on Sunday, October 1st. What: Address challenges posed by UM Athletics in the context of visualization and analysis of data from streaming wearable devices. Participants will work in teams of 2-4 people to generate interesting visualization and analysis approaches -- and then present these approaches in Ignite-style presentations. Who: Any member of the University community interested in exploring novel data sets -- it is not a requirement to be a sports fan! This is a great opportunity to look at dense, time-varying data collected over a period of several months. Where: North Quad 2435, 10:00 AM to 8:00 pm on Sunday, October 1st. Schedule: 10am-12pm -- orientation, learning modules 12pm-1pm -- Lunch [free!] 1pm-6pm -- generate approaches 6pm-7pm -- present approaches in Ignite-style talks (e.g., 3 minutes, 12 slides) + Dinner [free!] 7:30pm-8pm -- Awards For more information, contact rohitmog@umich.edu RSVP using the link below

Additional Information

Sponsor(s): Computer Science and Engineering Division

Open to: Public

Web Page: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScxk9pJAb5jUc8WBXziOSwAQtRdIv6msxnIh3LLeldg2CLZ1A/viewform