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MIT Big Data Challenge: Transportation in the City of Boston Visualization and Prediction Winners

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Congratulations to all the Big Data Challenge winners and thank you to everyone that participated!  Each of the winning teams has included some information about what they did and what they learned -- see links to visualizations and presentations (pdf files) below.  Thank you to all our partners!                                    

VISUALIZATION WINNERS

FIRST) "Team GARTHEE"
People: Gartheeban Ganeshapillai - MIT CSAIL

url: http://bostonrides.info/

SECOND) "Team JAMESON"
People: Jameson Toole - MIT, Human Mobility and Networks Lab, Engineering Systems Division

url: http://viz.jamesontoole.com/map

HONORABLE MENTION) "Team KVGH"
People: Kael Greco, Veronica Adelle Hannan - MIT


url: http://senseable3.mit.edu/bigDataChallenge/
 

 

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PREDICTION WINNERS**:

FIRST) "Team HUMNET"
People: Lauren Alexander, Serdar Colak, Suma Desu, Jameson Toole, Yingxiang Yang - MIT, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering


SECOND)
"Team PIGGY XU"
People: Runmin Xu, MIT EECS and CEE and Yihan Xu - NEU



3rd)
"Team: MATTED"
People: Matthew Edwards, MIT EECS



 

4th)
"Team GARTHEE"
People: Gartheeban Ganeshapillai - MIT CSAIL


 

5th)
"Team TAXIOMICS"
People: Jenny Chen, Melissa Gymrek, Thomas Willems 
- MIT


 

6th)
"Team SACLARKE"
People: Sean Clarke, Christoph Hafemeister - MIT and NYU


**  please note that the prediction ranking was updated as of March 5, 2014

For more information about MIT Big Data Challenge: Transportation in the City of Boston please visit: http://bigdatachallenge.csail.mit.edu/

To View 'City of Boston Data Set' used for the MIT Big Data Challenge please visit: https://data.cityofboston.gov/Transportation/Boston-Taxi-Data/ypqb-henq