IEEE Hackathon at IEEE Big Data Governance and Metadata and Management Workshop – Seattle, Washington, USA

The IEEE Brain Initiative is partnering with the 3rd IEEE Big Data Governance and Metadata Management (BDGMM) Workshop to host Hackathon Track #2, Brain Data Bank on Video Gaming Enhances Cognitive Skills. The BDGMM Workshop will be held in conjunction with IEEE Big Data 2018. Details and registration information for the hackathon are provided on the IEEE Big Data Governance and Metadata Management Workshop website. Cash awards will be given to top places.

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Westin Seattle
1900 5th Ave
Seattle, WA  98101

Date and Time

December 10 – 11, 2018

Competition Datasets

The competition datasets are hosted by the IEEE DataPort. To access IEEE DataPort, you need to have an IEEE account. You do not need to be an IEEE member to create an IEEE account, and you can use your own email address to create an account and password. Click here to sign up for an IEEE account.

Once you are in the competition module, scroll down and complete the “Apply for Access” form to request access to the datasets.

Pre-Event Webinar

A pre-event webinar was held Thursday, November 8th. See the partial recording.

Sponsored by

  • IEEE Brain Initiative
  • IEEE Big Data Technical Community
  • IEEE Standards Association