July 31, 2017
MLD Students Win Crime Forecasting Challenge
Congratulations to MLD PhD students (pictured above left to right) Maruan Al-Shedivat, Dylan Fitzpatrick, and William Herlands for winning a combined five categories in the "National Institute for Justice Real-Time Crime Forecasting Challenge."
The competition, which was open to students, small businesses, and large corporations, challenged participants to predict the locations of a variety of crime types in Portland, Oregon.
Visit the National Institute of Justice for competition details and complete list of winners.