DATAcated Challenge

Dedicated to helping others learn about various topics in the data realm. Work together, have fun, and learn from each other. Are you DATAcated?

  • Every month a new data-related topic will be posted on this site
  • The goal is to research the topic and provide a summary (100-300 words) of your understanding/ perspective using the form below; submit by end of the month
  • All approved posts will be published on the Story by Data blog
  • The individual(s) that provides the BEST summary will be announced and their post will be shared broadly across social media sites!
  • The WINNER will also receive a prize (varies monthly)

Want advice on how to create the BEST post? Click here for some post criteria.

*Please write your full name at the bottom of the post content.

May 2020: Discuss some common pitfalls faced when working on a Data Science project and how to avoid them
Giveaway Prize: One person will receive a 45 min call with Michael Green – a mentoring session on becoming a data scientist.
Winner: Satyabrata Majhi

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April 2020: What are the pros & cons of an online data conference?
Giveaway Prize: VIP Passes to either APAC Cloud Data Summit on April 21-22, 2020 OR North America on May 26-27, 2020 [Online Conference]
Winners: Satyabrata Majhi , Tripp Parker,  Ruben Barrios

March 2020: What are the essential components of a data story?
Giveaway Prize: Data Story Academy 3-part course ($349 value) from Zack Mazzoncini 
Winner: Bobby Yee

February 2020: Select a data science/ artificial intelligence trend and describe it’s potential impact
Giveaway Prize: 2 VIP Special Conference Passes for AI Science Conference in NYC
Winners: Sheetal Sekhar, & Mykel G. Larson

January 2020: Describe the difference between Machine Learning and Deep Learning
Giveaway Prize: Deep Learning Illustrated: A Visual, Interactive Guide to Artificial Intelligence by Jon Krohn
Winner: Jothi Abarna – Research Associate

2019 DATAcated Challenge topics, prizes, and winners