On September 24, 2016, student statisticians, developers and engineers will take part in the first ever NBA Basketball Analytics Hackathon. Teams accepted to the Hackathon will build basketball analytics tools and develop solutions to challenging and important problems in the field of basketball analytics, and present their work to a panel of expert judges and an audience of NBA League Office and team personnel, media, invited guests and the other competitors. Prizes will be awarded to the top three teams, including a tour of the NBA League Office and a lunch with NBA staff. The event will provide an unparalleled platform for the competitors to display their talent in front of key decision makers in the field.
Note: the NBA Basketball Analytics Hackathon is open only to undergraduate and graduate students studying at accredited universities in the United States or Canada (excluding Quebec).
Saturday, September 24, 2016, 7:30 AM - 7:30 PM