Past Winners

2016 Winners

The Center for Business Analytics would like to Congratulate the Winners of the Fall 2016 Annual Undergraduate Data Mining Competition!

The First Place team winning $2,000 is 
Celia A. Fusco, Jillian M. Labetti, Kyle A. Longo, and Patrick R. Sullivan
Percentage Correct 87.46%

The Second Place team winning $1,000 is 
Etienne A. Dumas, Matthew J. McKeown, and Deep R. Patel 
Percentage Correct 87.36%

In Third Place team winning $500 is
Aaron G. Bowen, Robert W. McCabe, Robert Milani, and Jake P. Zammitti 
Percentage Correct 87.25%

2015 Winners

The Center for Business Analytics would like to Congratulate the Winners of the Second Annual Undergraduate Data Mining Competition!

The First Place team winning $2,000 is the Data Connoisseurs with a misclassification rate of 11.87%.

Christopher Abood, Alexandra Danneker, Robert Rippe, and Veerawin Su

The Second Place team winning $1,000 is the Villanova Data Mining team with a misclassification rate of 12.11%.

Sebastian Cardenas, Trevor Hiss, Michael Kuna, and Kyle McCafferty

The Third Place team winning $500 has misclassification rate of 12.13%.

Amir Chain, Sean Hartnett, and Matthew Nichols

Deserving Honorable mention is team JMP around with a misclassification rate of 12.16%

Claire Asmussen, Lizandra Fiske, Casey Gatti, Catherine Poppe, and Thomas Sledjeski

 

2014 Winners

The Center for Business Analytics would like to Congratulate the Winners of the First Annual Undergraduate Data Mining Competition!

The First Place team winning $2,000 is Christopher Auddino, Megan A. Howe, Joseph V. Raio and Stephanie A. Veljacic.

The Second Place team winning $1,000 is Alison E. Corsi, Andra B. Dunlap, Aileen E. Kolon, Margot E. Schmidt and Thomas Kennedy.

In Third Place there is a tie. Both teams win $500.

  • Thomas F. Hunter, Christopher D. Lucke, Zal S. Sayari and Antonio R. Unanue
  • Ryan E. Amberger, Sean J. Andiario, Jeffrey D. Cortez and John D. McCarthy

Teams deserving Honorable Mention:

Fifth Place: Christopher Mederos, "Confused Matrix";
Sixth Place: Anthony A. Berni, Zahir S. Bokhari and Griffin K. Coakley;
Seventh Place: Johnathon Bellizzi and Jill Keaney, "Those Engineering Kids"

Contact Us

Daniel Wright, PhD
Faculty Director
daniel.wright@villanova.edu

Meredith K. Lockyer
Associate Director
Center for Business Analytics
meredith.lockyer@villanova.edu
(610) 519-7016

Sharon Ballard
Program Coordinator
sharon.ballard@villanova.edu

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