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2019 Asia Open Data Challenge Kicks Off Now



TAIPEI, Taiwan, July 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Asia Open Data Challenge was organized for the first time in 2015 with the aim of solving common challenges by leveraging open data in Asia. This year, Japan, Korea, Taiwan, and Thailand, organized the 5th year for this international competition with impletmentation of Taipei Computer Association. Participants seek to address challenges under the theme of "Smart Life" by making use of open data in Japan, Korea, Taiwan, and Thailand.

2019 Asia Open Data Challenge Kicks Off Now! 20190719

Moreover, there are numerous enterprises exploring the innovation and application of data, creating more opportunities for international cooperation with the participants this year. The enterprises and their themes include:


  • Microsoft & PChome:
    How to apply data to create a full channel of O2O sales and maximize regional economy
  • Gigabyte & WeatherRisk:
    How to utilize open data of air condition (such as pollution sources, weather conditions, overseas transmission, etc.) for prediction models to create innovative services for people.
  • HERE Technologies:
    Make every day experiences smarter and more sustainable by leveraging the power of location services developing by HERE API.

Not only engineers are welcomed, data scientists, designers, planners and directors are also welcomed to join the competition.

To find out more information of the competition, please check https://opendatachallenge.tca.org.tw

To register the competition, please check https://opendatachallenge.tca.org.tw/registerAgreement.aspx

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