Goa Institute of Management in association with SAS presents BITATHON
(Discover the power of Data Analytics)
(February 17 - 19, 2023)
Win the SAS Data Science Certificate worth up to INR 12 lakhs
Cash Prize of up to Rs. 78,000/-
Registration Deadline: January 07, 2023
Team Size : Each team can have a minimum of 1 person and a maximum of 3 people.
Location: Goa Institute of Management (GIM), Goa
Eligibility: Only those students who are currently enrolled in any full-time UG or PG program are allowed to participate in the hackathon
Start Date: February 17, 2023
End Date: February 19, 2023
BITATHON: Stages and Timelines
Round 1 - (Start Date: January 21, 2023, 12:01 AM IST, End Date January 22, 2023, 11:59 PM IST) ONLINE
The first round will be an online test between January 21, 2023, and January 22, 2023. Each team member has to appear for the test individually. Each member needs to clear the cut-off to get selected for Round 2. The round will be the basis of elimination for the second round. The candidates will be assessed based on their knowledge in aptitude, Base SAS, data science and statistics.
Results will be declared through personal emails individually.
Round 2 - (Start Date February 17, 2023, 12:01 AM IST, End Date February 18, 2023, 11:59 PM IST) AT GIM, GOA
This round will be a 24 hours hackathon between the 17th and 18th of February, 2023, at GIM, Goa. The round will be the basis of elimination for the third round. The problem statement will be released by SAS on the day of the hackathon. The coding language or platform to tackle the problem statement is at the discretion of the participants. The teams will be required to submit their code, report in a Word document, and a PowerPoint presentation for the jury members.
Round 3 - (Start Date: 19 Feb 23, 12:01 AM IST, End Date: 19 Feb 23, 07:47 PM IST) AT GIM, GOA
Round 3 of the hackathon will be a presentation on 19th February 2023 at GIM, Goa. Shortlisted teams would have to give a 15-minute presentation of their findings and solutions before the jury members.
All that you need to know about BITATHON
BITATHON is a Data Analytics and Mining Championship hosted by the Big Data Analytics fraternity of the Goa Institute of Management in association with SAS. This hackathon is open to graduate and postgraduate students across India who are passionate about data crunching, data manipulation, and analysis. The event encourages young minds to take up challenging data problems and tackle them meticulously.
Why should you participate?
Coveted SAS Data Scientist Certification Course worth INR 12 Lakhs & cash prize of up to Rs. 78,000/-
How to Participate?
● Online registrations for Bitathon are now open at https://unstop.com/hackathon/bitathon-goa-institute-of-management-gim-goa-545141
● Only those students who are currently enrolled in any full-time UG or PG program are allowed to participate in the hackathon.
● Each team can have a minimum of 1 person and a maximum of 3 people.
● Cross-college team formation is permitted.
Accommodation: Free accommodation & food will be available for BITATHON Rounds 2 & 3 ( February 17-19, 2023) at GIM, Goa Campus.
BITATHON Gala Dinner: The dinner and musical events can provide an excellent opportunity to chat and have a good time with fellow students from across the country, together with our guests, on February 18, 2023, at GIM, Goa Campus.
What are the important dates & deadlines?
January 07,2023,11:49 PM IST
January 21, 2023, 12:01 AM IST
February 17, 2023, 12:01 AM IST
February 19, 2023, 12:01 AM IST
Contact the organizers
Contact Number (A) +91- 9910036879
Contact Number (B) +91- 8319703360
Rewards and Prizes
SAS Data Scientist Certification Course (worth up to INR 6 Lakhs) & Cash Prize of Rs. 36,000/-
- First Runner Up
SAS AIML Certification Course (worth up to INR 3 Lakh) & Cash Prize of Rs. 24,000/-
- Second Runner Up
SAS AIML Certification Course (worth up to INR 3 Lakh) & Cash Prize of Rs. 18,000/-