ICDM 2011 Contest Proposals

Call for Proposals

We invite proposals for organizers of the ICDM 2011 Data Mining Contest. The Data Mining Contest is an integral part of the ICDM conference and provides an opportunity for teams of scientists and domain experts to compete in order to develop data mining techniques for real-world applications.

Proposals should contain the following information.
  1. Contest title and abstract
  2. Contact information for the organizer(s)
  3. General description of the problem
  4. Description of the dataset to be used
  5. Description of the specific competition tasks
  6. Evaluation metrics or tool to be used for evaluation
  7. Plans for contest web site (e.g., kaggle.com, https://c3.ndc.nasa.gov/dashlink, other)
  8. Prize structure
  9. Short biography of organizer(s)
  10. Description of compensation (if any) that could be awarded to winners (organizers are encouraged to solicit awards and prizes from sponsoring entities)

General Guidelines

Important Dates

ICDM Contest Co-Chairs

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