(When: Monday July 1st, 2019)
A “hackathon” is an intense 1 or 2 day event in which those working in tech (e.g. programmer, graphic designers, data scientists) work with domain experts to collaborate on software projects. An “ideathon” is like a hackathon wherein the participants focus on outlining solutions to real-life problems without implementing the solutions. The goal of an ideathon is to produce a concrete plan of action for solving a real-life problem at the end of the event. Check out all information here.
(When: Thursday July 4th, 2019)
What is a Hackathon?
A “hackathon” is an intense 1 or 2 day event in which those working in tech (e.g. programmer, graphic designers, data scientists) work with domain experts to collaborate on software projects. The goal of a hackathon is to create usable software or hardware with the goal of producing a functioning product by the end of the event. Hackathons tend to have a specific focus, for example, on solving a single real-life problem.
What is this Hackathon about?
In this hackathon, you will be building a machine learning algorithm to help credit card companies predict if a client will default on their credit card payment in the next month.
TRUE LABELS RELEASED here
To load the data, use these lines:
#!python y_df = pd.read_csv('https://raw.githubusercontent.com/onefishy/rwanda_2019/master/default_data_y_test.csv') y_test = y_df.values
(When: choosing papers due on July 4th; presentations on Friday July 12th)
- Follow the link to choose a paper for the final presentation and read the instructions. You have until 4th July 23:59 to select a paper. If you don’t make your selection by the specified date, we will assign you a paper and a partner.
HW0: does not count for grading.
HW1: out on Friday 31st June; due on Tuesday, July 2nd at 23:59pm.
HW2: out on Tueday 2nd July; due on Friday, July 5th at 23:59pm.
HW3: out on Thursday 4th July; due on Monday, July 8th at 23:59pm.
HW4: out on Monday 8th July; due on Wednesday, July 10th at 23:59pm.
HW5: out on Wednesday 10th July; due on Sunday, July 14th at 23:59pm.
- 28 June: quiz_01.
- 02 July: quiz_02
- 03 July: quiz_03
- 05 July: quiz_04
- 08 July: quiz_05
- 09 July: quiz_06
- 10 July: quiz_07
- 11 July: quiz_08
- 12 July: survey