Awards ceremony for the 2020 COVID-19 Computational Challenge co-hosted by the City of Los Angeles and RMDS Lab.
Special thanks to our sponsors and partners RMDS Lab, City of Los Angeles, SafeGraph, Snowflake, Esri, UCLA Computational Medicine, Mastercard, Gartner, Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, and County of Los Angeles Department of Public Health. Congratulations to the winning teams:
Team USC_ANRG with members Mehrdad Kiamari, Dr. Gowri Sankar Ramachandran, Dr. Quynh Nguyen and Professor Bhaskar Krishnamachari from USC Viterbi School of Engineering.
Second Place, in no particular order
Team DSO with team members Greg Faletto and Mohammad Mehrabi from USC Department of Data Sciences and Operations.
Team RPI Solver with members Tong Chen, Junxiong Tang, Yueyang Li, and Feng Wang. Their mentor is Dorit Nevo from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.
Team Contemporary Li Shi Jen (当代李时珍) with members Wanying (Joy) Qian and Jessie (Ge) Qu from University of Michigan and Pengyue Jia and Yi'an Wang from Zhejiang University. Their mentor is Professor Feng Zhang from Zhejiang University.
Special Prizes, in no particular order
Team The Padron Peppers with team members Jeev Prayaga , Rena Brar Prayaga, Ram Prayaga, Gyan Prayaga. Jeev and Gyan are attending Grinnell College
Rising Star in Data Science
Team HDMA with Daniel Kao with mentor Professor Ming-Hsiang Tsou from The Center for Human Dynamics in the Mobile Age.