Media advisory: uOttawa to host first edition of the CANDEV Data Challenge

Posted on Saturday, October 20, 2018


The University of Ottawa Faculty of engineering invites you to the opening ceremony of the first edition of the CANDEV Data Challenge, in collaboration with the Statistics Canada Young Professionals Network and their partners in the public service.

More than 350 students will partake in this experiential learning and networking opportunity where they will have only 24 hours to find innovative solutions to digital management and analysis challenges faced by federal organizations.

In addition to the competition, students will have the opportunity to attend mentoring sessions, partner expos, recruitment activities, interactive workshops, and more.


  • WHAT: Data Challenge Opening Ceremony
  • WHEN: October 20, 2018, 12h
  • WHERE:  University of Ottawa, Learning Crossroads building located at 100 Louis-Pasteur | map
  • WHO: Marcel Turcotte, School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science


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