As always, the most exciting part of DataFest Sunday is the presentations and subsequent awards. Our illustrious judges presented six teams with awards. Awards included “Best Statistical Interpretation”, “Best Use of External Data”, and “Best Business Insight,” as well as three “Best in Group” prizes from the three parallel sessions and of course the “Best in Show”!
Best in Show and Best in Group (Panel B): DataBest (Smith College)
Best in Group (Panel A): ZEST (Mount Holyoke College)
Best in Group (Panel C): Off the GRID (UMass Amherst)
Best Statistical Interpretation: Normally Distributed (Smith College)
Best Use of External Data: Team Br3@d (Amherst College)
Best Business Insight: Standard Divination (Smith College)