SAS Forum 2017 Datathon
In association with Sopra Steria and British Rowing
Predicting future rowing performance with SAS Viya
Competition open from 30 August to 1 September
Do you have a talent for analysing data and do you have a passion for discovering answers and predicting outcomes hidden in that data? Would you like to get direct access to the new SAS® Viya™ Platform to help SAS and British Rowing unearth valuable insights that could help the British Rowing team to even greater success?
SAS, as the Official Analytics Partner of British Rowing, in association with Sopra Steria, invite you to enter our SAS Forum datathon to predict future rowing performance based on the historical international race data.
The winner will be the individual or team who has demonstrated an in-depth understanding of the data and what makes a race-team successful. How can these insights inform for future success? What can the data can tell us for the future?
Open to everyone, the SAS Forum competition is a great way to demonstrate your analytics skills, gain recognition and use creativity in presenting your results to the world.
The overall winner will be presented their award at SAS Forum UK awards dinner or at the SAS Ireland Forum and the winning presentation will be showcased at the respective Forums. They will also receive a trip to the USA for the 2018 SAS Global Conference*.