University of Maryland

UMD Info Challenge (formerly known as UMD DATA CHALLENGE) is a week-long event that gathers teams of students from across multiple academic institutions to work with partnering organizations to address real-world problems, provide valuable team-building experience, and network with industry professionals.

UMD Info Challenge (formerly known as UMD DATA CHALLENGE) is a week-long event that gathers teams of students from across multiple academic institutions to work with partnering organizations to address real-world problems, provide valuable team-building experience, and network with industry professionals.

This year’s theme, Going Beyond Data, will include 2 new tracks, Design and Cybersecurity! Students will be challenged to utilize their skills in Data Analytics, Design, and Cybersecurity to create solutions that empower communities and enhance their resilience.

Students will:

  • Work in teams of up to 4 students, along with a mentor, to create a data-driven solution
  • Network with a variety of organizations and data professionals
  • Gain technical and analytical experience by working with real-world data

All Participants and Partners must adhere to UMD COVID-19 guidelines to full participate in UMD Info Challenge 2022.