I-COM Data Science Hackathons 2018

Become a Partner

Sponsor Data

Your company can provide relevant data for teams to solve the DSH Challenges.

In DSH 2017, Google, Kantar Media, Kantar Millward Brown, Kantar Shopcom, NPD, Twitter and YouGov were Data Sponsors; and in 2018 you can join this group of leading data providers.

As a data provider, a representative of your company will be invited to join DSH 2018 Board – the decision-making body for all issues related with the DSH deciding on competition framework, Challenges, datasets, as well as developing a judging procedure and criteria. There you will be able to provide necessary support to prepare / filter data for the competition.

Lufthansa Challenge

"What could be the new KPIs for marketing communication (besides the ones on a contribution level towards revenue & growth) to reflect marketing's effect on the digital strength of Lufthansa in the Airline Industry?”

To become a Data Provider, you are kindly asked to:

  1. Provide a detailed description of the data contents and format;
  2. Let us know why, in your opinion, your data set could be a useful for solving this particular Lufthansa’s challenge.

If you are interested in contributing your data, please send us the above requested information to data.science@i-com.org by February 23, 2018.

Sponsor a University Team

Your company has an opportunity to sponsor a university team willing to participate in the DSH 2018 competition.

In 2017, we started to develop the I-COM University Outreach Programme, intended to act as a bridge between the academia and the business world, helping to bring the university talent into the Data Science and Marketing Industry. Within the Programme it is planned to invite certain number of university teams from the best Data Science education providers in Europe, and your company can provide its support to one of these teams.

Other Sponsorship Options

In addition, your company can sponsor a DSH 2018 social event (during the event, you will be able to address the participants regarding your product or service) or product demo (teams would use the product to help them solve the Hackathon Challenge) .

To become a sponsor, kindly fill in the form, below.

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