Posts in Data and Analytics
NIST Unlinkable Data Challenge

The Unlinkable Data Challenge is a multi-stage Challenge seeking Conceptual Solutions that describe how to use and/or combine methods in differential privacy to mitigate privacy loss when publicly releasing datasets in a variety of industries such as public safety, law enforcement, healthcare/biomedical research, education, and finance.

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DIUx xView 2018 Detection Challenge

Defense Innovation Unit Experimental (DIUx) and the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) are releasing a new satellite imagery dataset to advance key frontiers in computer vision and develop new solutions for national security and disaster response. Applying computer vision to overhead imagery has the potential to detect emerging natural disasters, improve response, quantify the direct and indirect impact — and save lives.

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Congressional Data Competition | Challenge.gov due 4/2/18

The Library of Congress (LC) would like to inspire creative use of technology to analyze digital Congressional information from Congress.gov. This could take the form of interactive visualizations, mobile or desktop applications, a website, or other digital creation.

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Cape Town needs your ideas to become a Smart City

The City wants to become the first truly digital smart city in Africa and welcomes ideas from innovators, technologists, engineers, marketers, programmers and academics.

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HHS Opioid Code-a-Thon | Challenge.gov | Updated Deadline Dec. 15th

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is looking to leverage the full potential of data and technology to address the opioid crisis by hosting an Opioid Code-a-Thon. Participants will use a variety of provided datasets related to opioids and develop a solution to address one of three challenge tracks: Opioid Treatment, Opioid Usage, and Opioid Misuse Prevention.

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IARPA Functional Map of the World Challenge | Deadline 12.31.17

The Functional Map of the World (fMoW) Challenge seeks to foster breakthroughs in the automated analysis of overhead imagery by harnessing the collective power of the global data science and machine learning communities. The challenge will publish a dataset with satellite-specific metadata that researchers can exploit to build a competitive algorithm that classifies facility, building, and land use.

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The ODNI-OUSD(I) Xtend Challenge: Machine Evaluation of Analytic Products | Deadline 1.15.2018

The ODNI and OUSD(I) are seeking ideas and descriptions of a viable technical approach for enabling the automated evaluation of finished intelligence products. For this Ideation Challenge, Solvers are asked to submit their ideas along with a well-supported, technology-based justification for how the proposed approach could rapidly and objectively evaluate analytic intelligence products.

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