27. October 2016

Garage48 Open & Big Data 2016

Garage48 (http://www.garage48.org/) is an international series of weekend hackathons that aims to promote entrepreneurship and startup culture.

 

Garage48 Open & Big Data 2016 (http://www.garage48.org/events/openbigdata) took place in Tartu with STACC scientists Irene Teinemaa and Anna Leontjeva mentoring teams on data science and our CEO Kristjan Eljand advising on the business side.

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STACC wishes to congratulate our current and former coworkers, all of whom had great projects.
Robert Roosalu was a machine learning expert of the winning team MARKUS. They developed a promising approach for automatic age verification using state-of-the-art hardware accelerated machine learning solutions.

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Timo Petmanson, who has previously worked on our health data analysis pipeline, was a frontend developer for the runner-up team Siuts.

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Uku Raudvere combined his natural charm with love for natural language processing as a backend developer at team BeerByddy, winning the Best Marketing Award.

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