IIT Madras, as a part of its on-line BSc Programme, is organising the ‘Cricket Hackathon 2021’ and invitations registrations from college students, professionals, and Data Science fanatics. This educational competitors has been designed for learners to be taught and compete, in addition to for professionals to showcase their capabilities.
Those can take part individually or as a group with a most of four members. There isn’t any registration charge to enter the competition and participation is free. Registrations for the competitors will start on April13, 2021 on the web site of IIT Madras Online Degree Program
As a part of this competitors, all members will likely be supplied with knowledge from previous T20 matches which can be utilized to coach the code for the competition. This competitors is structured as an instructional exercise the place members will attempt to predict the rating on the finish of six overs in each innings for a set of matches. The contest is predicted to run for about 50 innings of the T20 matches.
The outcomes of the rating predicted versus the precise rating will likely be launched the day after the match is performed. “There will be two leader boards – the leaderboard of the day showcasing those whose predictions were closest to the actual score on that day and the leaderboard for the contest based on cumulative scores obtained,” as per an announcement.
The particular person or the group with the bottom error of their prediction over the 50 innings will likely be declared as the general winner of the IIT Madras BSc diploma Cricket Hackathon 2021. Cash prizes and certificates await the highest 50 winners of the general contest and there will likely be T-shirts for day by day winners.
“This is purely an academically driven Innovative competition to inspire young students to explore the field of data science, its applications and aspire for a career in Data Science. In 2020, IIT Madras launched the world’s first BSc in Programming and Data Science, aiming to eliminate barriers of age, discipline, and geographic locations, and giving access to world-class education to all from the comfort of one’s home. Currently, 7000 students are already learning in the BSc programme and the application form to apply for the next batch is open,” stated Professor Prathap Haridoss, Professor-in-charge, BSc Degree Program, IIT Madras.