Two Championships in Nokia Mobile Data Challenge 2012

Two teams of CSE PG students won the championships in the recent Nokia Mobile Data Challenge 2012. Yin ZHU, Erheng ZHONG, and Bin WU were awarded the championship in the task "Semantic Place Prediction" with their project "Feature Engineering for Place Category Classification". Ben TAN, Erheng ZHONG, and Kai Xiang MO were awarded another championship in the task "Demographic Prediction" with their project "Your Phone Understands You". Both teams were supervised by Prof Qiang YANG.

The competition was attended by more than 200 teams worldwide to mine the Nokia data. See the full list of awardees.