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ASA DataFest at VT

While competing in teams, use your statistical and analytical knowledge to answer interesting questions about a dataset in this nationwide event and local competition.

DataFest will begin on Friday, March 16 at 6:30pm and will conclude on Sunday, March 18 in the New Classroom Building. Presented by the VT CMDA Club and sponsored by a variety of companies.

Registration Deadline: March 1st

Space is limited. Sign up early for the best chance to compete.

You can register individually or as a team. Individual signups will be grouped together to make teams.

All team members must register separately

Additional Information:

  • Open to all majors and skill levels
  • DataFest is sponsored by the American Statistical Association, who provide the dataset.
  • Participation in the DataFest at a different location precludes your participation at the VT DataFest.
  • Teams should consist of between 2 to 5 members.
  • Several classrooms in NCB will be reserved to all participants for the extent of the competition (including overnight).
  • Students from nearby universities are welcome at the DataFest.
  • Food and beverage will be provided, but housing will not.


Datafest 2018 Flyer.pdf

Contact the Organizers

Dr. Christian Lucero (Statistics)


Rachel Szabo (CMDA Club President)


Thank you to our 2018 sponsors!

Corporate Sponsors

Corporate Sponsors

Department Sponsors

Department Sponsors