Thinking of a Career in Emergency Management?
- BY Nicole Pelette
The World Bank is inviting academics, entrepreneurs, innovators, businesses, universities and nonprofits to apply for its Big Data Innovation Challenge with an aim to identify and recognize innovative big data solutions that leverage new sources of data such as government-released open data, satellite imagery, mobile network data, anonymized private sector data, social media data and surveys among others.
Food: food security and nutrition
Landscapes: forestry and watersheds
Food Challenge: Food Security or Nutrition – Best big data solution: 10,000 USD
Landscapes Challenge: Forestry or Watersheds – Best big data solution: 10,000 USD
Honorable mentions (Most innovative big data solution and other recognition awards to be announced)
How to Apply
For more information, please visit World Bank Big Data Innovation Challenge.