Andrew Landgraf (Statistics PhD '15) Wins 1st Place Prize in Kaggle's 2017 March Machine Learning Mania Competition

May 26, 2017
Kaggle Competition

In Kaggle's 2017 March Machine Learning Mania competition, data scientists were challenged to predict the NCAA men's college basketball tournament. This year's first place winner of the competition is Andrew Landgraf, a 2015 graduate of our statistics PhD program. Read his interview on Kaggle.com to learn about how he developed his winning strategy.