The COVID-19 Symptom Data Challenge


The COVID-19 Symptom Data Challenge

September 8, 2020 — 1:00PM–2:00PM

The Challenge

Can you develop a novel analytic approach that uses the CMU/UMD COVID-19 Symptom Survey data to enable earlier detection and improved situational awareness of the outbreak by public health authorities and the general public?

Phase I submissions are due by October 6th, 2020 11:59 PM ET.

Click here to view The Symptom Data Challenge homepage.


The COVID-19 Symptom Challenge Project Updates (as of 9/24/2020)

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The COVID-19 Symptom Challenge Timeline

Phase One

Launch of Applications: September 1st, 2020
Phase I Application Submission Deadline (Extended): October 6th, 2020, 11:59 PM ET 

Semi-finalist Presentations (Virtual Unveiling): November 6th 

Phase Two

Presentations/Prototype Submission Deadline: November 30th 
Finalist Presentations/Prototypes (Targeted Showcase): December 7th