The investment will fund scholarships and data science education events benefiting students in Minnesota and beyond, as well as increase awareness of the need for talent in the industry.
MinneAnalytics is partnering with Hamline University to sponsor analytics competitions at the high school level. Our mission is focused on promoting the data sciences, and what better way than to help build a pipeline of interested students? A pilot competition is being organized for April of next year, with a broader reach coming during the 2018/2019 school year.
This fall, we invited undergraduate and graduate students to explore real-world healthcare data for MinneMUDAC 2018. Last Saturday, Nov. 4, more than 60 teams gathered in Eden Prairie to present their results to judges from the analytics community.