The Microsoft Big Data Hackathon is happening in Vancouver. (Register here)
April 18-19, 2015 (Saturday and Sunday)
Simon Fraser University – Morris J Wosk Centre for Dialogue (Map)
580 W Hastings St
Vancouver British Columbia V6B 1L6
You will need to register for the event. Register here.
To participate, you will need to be part of a 3-5 member team.
- You want to solve big data problems using Microsoft technologies like Power BI, Excel, Azure HDInsight (Hadoop), Azure Machine Learning (AML), SQL Server
- You think data modeling and visualization, and making sense of data are fun
- You entertain the possibility of winning $2,000 if your team’s work wins
- You like to learn
- Just because