Risk assurance in Hong Kong first ever Big Datathon


PwC was the Silver Sponsor in Hong Kong Big Datathon event held in 2 and 3 December 2017.  Presented by Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) and Radica, it was the first ever Big Data focused hackathon Hong Kong. Our Global Risk Assurance Data and Analytics Leader Jennifer Ho was also invited to be one of the judges of the competition focusing on the application of big data, data analytics and data science.

The competition was very well-received with a full-house registration of over 200 applications from data scientists, developers and entrepreneurs. Total of 36 teams were formed in the tw0-day competition, with 12 teams entering the final round solving real business challenges and using data from actual companies.


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Jennifer Ho

Global Risk Assurance Data & Analytics Leader and Risk Assurance China/Hong Kong Digital Risk Solutions Leader, PwC Hong Kong

Tel: +[852] 2289 2919

Kristine Chung

Partner, PwC Hong Kong

Tel: +[852] 2289 1902

Thomas Fu

Director, PwC China

Tel: +[86] (755) 8261 8160

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