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IEEE OC Computer Society & OCLB ASA* Meeting “Winners of ASA DataFest 2019”

May 20, 2019 @ 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Co-sponsored by: OCLB ASA

Event Details

DataFest 2019 was held at Chapman University May 3-5.  DataFests are 48 hour hackathons where teams from Southern California are given data from a single source and compete for Data Insight, Data Visualization, and Use of External Data, as well as any other awards at the judges discretion.  There were teams of 3 to 5 students from 7 different southern California universities or colleges. 

This year the data was from Rugby Canada Women’s Sevens (their national team of seven women a game for seven minute halves [versus the usual 15 players playing 40 minute halves]).  After a brief introduction to the DataFest, data and the “challenge” expressed by the data providers,  team members of the 8 winning teams who can participate in the Celebration will present there findings.  Those presentations will be followed by a Round Table Discussion

There were four data files with data collected during 2017-2018 season with different aspects of the game and training including layer level data are provided by the individual athletes themselves and by IMU/GPS devices worn on their vests during games; and data on each game played during the season:  
     1. Games.csv tells when, where, opponent, and high-level outcomes and events in the game (“box scores”).
     2. Wellness.csv has self-reported health and wellness for each player.
     3. RPE.csv has the Rate of Perceived Effort, self-reported workloads for each “session”. A session can be a workout or a game.
     4. Gps.csv has position data for each player during a game.

 Pizza, Healthy snacks, Soda, and water will be provided.

 Venue & Parking

 This meeting will be at the PeopleSpace’s Irvine offices. Free parking is available behind the building or on the street.


6:30 PM Doors Open & Networking
6:50 PM Announcements and Presentations
8:30 PM Meeting Adjourned

1691 Kettering
Irvine, California


May 20, 2019
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM



City: Irvine