International Data Analysis Olympiad
WHAT IS IDAO?
Higher School of Economics and Yandex are proud to announce the 3rd international data analysts olympiad.
The event is open to all teams and individuals, be they undergraduate, postgraduate or PhD students, company employees, researchers or new data scientists, .
The event aims to bridge the gap between the all-increasing complexity of Machine Learning models and performance bottlenecks of the industry. The participants will strive not only to maximize the quality of their predictions, but also to devise resource-efficient algorithms.
This will be a team machine learning competition, divided into two stages. The first stage will be online, open to all participants. The second stage will be the offline on-site finals, in which the top 30 performing teams from the online round will compete at the Yandex.
For more information check the official IDAO website.
Chairman of the Expert Commission, Research Professor at HSE University, Head of the Deep Learning and Bayesian Methods Centre
Head of Methods for Big Data Analysis Lab at HSE University
Deputy Head of the Big Data and Information Retrieval School, HSE University
Yuliya Bogacheva Chief Data & Analytics Officer QIWI Group
Researcher at the Laboratori Nazionali di Frascati of INFN Team leader of Frascati LHCb group and Deputy Operation Coordinator of the experiment
First Researcher, National Institute of Nuclear Physics - Padova section
PhD student in Skoltech University, Research Scientist at Bayesian Methods Centre
The first IDAO was organized by the HSE Faculty of Computer Science, Yandex, and Harbour.Space University (Barcelona) with the support of Sberbank. The task for the Online Round was provided by Yandex.Market. It brought together 1533 participants from 55 countries.
1st place – Magic City (Artem Plotkin, Roman Piankov and Sergey Arefev).
2nd place – SantiagoSeaman (Alexander Makeev).
3rd place – Apex (Evgeniy Demidovich, Sergei Petrov, and Konstantin Mlynarchyk).
The muon research group of the LHCb experiment (LHCb Muon Group) provided the task for participants of IDAO 2019 online round. The task for the Online Round was provided by Yandex.Taxi. It brought together 2187 participants from 78 countries.
1st place – Mylen Farmer (Ilya Ivanitskiy)
2nd place – Zvezdochka* (Ernest Glukhov; Daria Zapekina; Vyacheslav Karpov)
3rd place – TEAM X (Andrey Kutsenko; Nazar Beknazarov; Sergey Kolomiyets)
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