DataScience@UB is part of the team led by the startup 8Wires, which has obtained a contract of 75,000 euros in the first phase of the call for the European Live Incite competition, which leads the Swedish Hospital Karolinska, along with other hospital centers like the Clinic of Barcelona.
Cajamar UniversityHack 2017 is the largest data analytics competition in Spain. The event was specifically aimed at students from the best training centers in Data Science of Spain. In this edition have participated 130 teams of 13 selected universities. Participants could attend one of the proposed competitions: “IBM Card Analytics” and “Microsoft Predictive Modeling”.
The Random6 team, made up of Alexandra Abós and Xisca Pericàs, , was the winner of the “Microsoft Predictive Modeling” competition, and the Visual Mineros team, formed by David Solans, Biel Stela and Ignacio Pérez , Also students of Data Science of the UB were in second position in the competition “IBM Card Analytics”.
Mobile World Scholar Congress 2018
Silver Prize winner in the Mobile World Scholar Challenge for submission entitled “Network Efficiency based on Mobility” (Authors Albert Díaz-Guilera and Josep Perelló, from DataScience@UB & UBICS (Institut of Complex Systems) Research groups from University of Barcelona)
DataScience@UB, together with the 8Wires consultancy, organized the first Data Breakfast with Data Scientists experts, to explore working methodologies in projects created from the data.