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Data Unchained 2018, Malaysia's Largest Datathon

Fri, Nov 2, 2018, 7:00 PM – Sun, Nov 4, 2018, 12:00 PM
Malaysia Time Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur) Time

Lanai KijangJalan Berjasa
Kuala Lumpur, 50480
Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur 

Organised by Axiata Group and the Asia School of Business (a collaboration with MIT), Data Unchained Malaysia 2018 is the first regional and Malaysia’s biggest datathon revolving around the rise of 5G and IoT and how these technologies enable smart cars.This is your chance to flex your data analytics muscles and develop thought-provoking solutions in regards to self-driving cars using 5G technology.

Data Unchained Malaysia 2018 is open to both students and working individuals. All backgrounds, from data scientists, programmers, graphic and interface designers, data journalists, data community activists, IT project managers and so on are welcome to participate.

The datathon will kick-off on Friday, 2nd November 2018 with a preview into the data and a basic brief to prepare participants for the hack days to follow. The following two days, 3rd and 4th November 2018 will see the release of the complete data set and participants going into full gear as they flex their analytical muscles to develop their data-driven solutions.

The judging panel will then select the top 5 teams to pitch their ideas, after which 3 teams will be selected as winners. Axiata is offering RM30,000 worth of prizes, for its team and individual categories.

Registrations for Data Unchained Malaysia is open and interested individuals can register at this link:

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