PORTO

September 10 / October 1

2019

Kaggle Days Meetups?

  • Kaggle Days Meetups are a series of events all over the world that aim to gather Kagglers and people interested in Data Science.
  • The purpose of this event will be to foster the interest of the Data Science community in Portugal in competitive data science, as well as to increase their expertise. The event focuses on solving a data science competition using a real-world dataset provided by a company, along with a problem to solve.
  • If you are a Data Scientist, Kaggle fan, or simply want to learn how to improve your results in Data Science through Kaggle competitions, you’re in the right place.

Kaggle Days Meetup Experience

Team up

Team up and take part in a competition.

Free

Just be there.

Learn

Through practice.

Team up

Team up and take part in a competition.

Free

Just be there.

Learn

Through practice.

Build a Network

Network with Data Science enthusiasts.

Prizes

Win prizes in an offline Kaggle competition.

Hands on

Learn at Grandmasters’ workshops.

Competition is ending soon

Keep calm because there is still some time to work on your solution. Keep an eye on the timer!


WEEKS
DAYS
HOURS
MINS
SECS

Schedule

28

MAY

Public announcement of competition

11

JUN

Registration


Registration is finnaly open! \o/
Click here to fill in the form.

10

SEP

Deadline for registration

10

SEP

Opening Competition

DAY 1


  • 18:30 - 19:00
  • • Welcome and get together
  • 19:00 - 19:30
  • • Announcement of Kaggle competition
  • • Presentation of the problem and dataset by Talkdesk
  • • Q&A
  • 19:40 - 19:45
  • • Group photo
  • 19:45 - 20:15
  • • Networking & Coffee-Break
  • 20:15 - 20:45
  • • "Tips and tricks for Kaggle with real-world application" by Jose Antonio Guerrero, Kaggle Grandmaster
  • 21:00
  • • Dinner is optional but it might be an excellent opportunity for networking

Problem Solving

3 weeks to solve the challenge

01

OCT

Closing Competition

DAY 2


  • 18:30 - 19:00
  • • Welcome and get together
  • 19:00 - 19:30
  • • Announcement of the winners
  • • Pitch about the developed solution/kernel
  • 19:40 - 19:45
  • • Group photo
  • 19:45 - 20:15
  • • Networking & Coffee-Break
  • 20:15 - 20:45
  • • Debate session about the developed solution/kernel
  • • Q&A
  • 21:00
  • • Dinner is optional but it might be an excellent opportunity for networking

Prizes

1st Place


2nd Place


3rd Place


Speakers



Talk
"Tips and tricks in Kaggle useful in real world". A review of techniques used in Kaggle competitions that have been tested in real world projects.

Short-Bio
Jose holds a BSc in Mathematics, Statistics and Operations Research from the University of Sevilla. He is currently CEO of Datrik Intelligence SA, a company focused on advanced Data Analytics and Predictive Modeling and he is also a Kaggle Grandmaster. On Kaggle, he is a former #1 in the overall ranking with 32 gold/silver medals and he is also the winner of more than 40 challenges, with a diverse portfolio that includes areas such as strategy, fantasy games and sports forecasting.

Organization

Data Science Portugal is an informal community of data science enthusiasts, created with the purpose of sharing knowledge and experience in the fields of Data Science, Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence.

Since September 2016, the Data Science Portugal community is building synergies among data passionate people and bridging many cross-domain fields.

Data Science Portugal aims to be the reference community in Portugal for Data Science and related domains. To become a networking platform for people and companies with interest in the area. An open forum for sharing knowledge, exchange experiences and discuss ideas. An informal environment where industry meets academia, professionals meet enthusiasts, experienced meet interested.

Partner

Challenge Partner

Venue

Talkdesk Office

Talkdesk is an industry disruptor in the cloud contact center market and is proving how next-generation cloud contact centers are revolutionizing customer care. The company started from a hackathon win and within five years has become one of the fastest growing companies in the world and one of the only three portuguese unicorn companies. They recently opened a new office in Porto, where Kaggle Days Meetup Porto will take place.


Registration

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