We thank you again for your participation in the competition. In all, we have 469 registered accounts, who collectively have made more than six thousand submissions over the three-month course of the competition. That's an impressive amount of hard work, and we hope that we have all learned a lot from the experience.
We would now like the announce the top-10 teams who make up the semi-finalists, according to their positions on Phase 2 leaderboard.
#1: Team Samarth | Akshay, comprising Samarth AGARWAL and Akshay BHONDE
#2: Team NBFG, comprising Tam T. NGUYEN, Hossein FANI, Ebrahim BAGHERI, and Gilberto TITERICZ
#3: Hong Diao WEN
#4: Gaurav DIXIT
#5: Cong-Minh PHAN and Yi TAY
#6: Team Cattywampus, comprising Derek KHU and Daniel WONG
#7: Team OU, comprising Thanh Tien VU, Dat Quoc NGUYEN, and Xuan-Son VU
#8: Team Saigonapps | hieuvq, comprising Thanh Lam PHAM and Quang Hieu VU
#9: Massimo NICOSIA
#10: Team TCS Research, comprising Karamjit SINGH and Vishal SUNDER
We congratulate the above semi-finalists on their commendable performance!
These semi-finalists will soon receive instruction to submit a solution report as well as their source code by 4 Sep, which will be inspected for validity, before we announce the top 3 prize-winning finalists (expected 14 Sep). The actual placement within the top-3 as well as the prizes will be given during CIKM AnalytiCup workshop on 6 November 2017 in Singapore.Posted by: hadylauw @ Aug. 14, 2017, 9:40 a.m.