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CA Elections 2020 Virtual Showcase

October 5, 2020 - October 6, 2020

The California Election 2020 Data Challenge is a month-long data science + civic engagement competition designed to leverage public data to help us understand this year’s ballot initiatives! Check out the official site for more information.

By October 4th all competing teams will upload a short (< 10 minute) video presentation of their project and data visualization (along with the link to the project’s public GitHub repository) to a Virtual Showcase which will run asynchronously on October 5th-6th (for registered teams and mentors only). All teams are encouraged to submit their project (even if unfinished), review each other’s visualizations, and offer helpful, supportive, and constructive comments and questions. By observing the progress of the other teams, participants will not only grow their network and skill set, but also gain insights to help improve their final project. And remember, the most collegial individuals will also win a prize!

This challenge is sponsored by UC Davis DataLab: Data Science and Informatics and the Scholars Strategy Network (SSN).


October 5, 2020
October 6, 2020
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DataLab: Data Science and Informatics (DSI)