The Analytics Designer Hackathon has officially begun, and submissions will be accepted up until September 1st. In this blog post, contestants of the Analytics Designer Hackathon are given a general framework and structure of how their blog submission should be like.

For more information on the contest itself, visit the Official Analytics Designer Hackathon Website

Join Our Upcoming SAP Analytics Designer Hackathon: Q&A

  • Date:Wednesday, July 24, 2019
  • Time:07:00 AM Pacific Daylight Time
  • Duration:1 hour, 30 minutes

If you have any questions, feel free to email datagenius@sap.com.

Introduction

  • Provide a short introduction on your objective(s).
    • Partners: describe your client and an opportunity/business need you’ve identified for the application you will create
    • Students: describe the UN goal and its targets that you’ve selected and why
  • Describe and contextualize the data you’ve choose to use.
    • If you’ve included data sources from external parties, are these sources credible? Explain where you got the data and why you chose to.
  • Provide a purpose for your application and the goal you are trying to achieve through the application and how it relates to your objective(s).

Application Description and Key Insights

  • Include 2-3 screenshots or GIFs of your application.
  • Explain very briefly how you created the application.
  • Describe what the application is supposed to achieve in relation to your chosen objectives.
  • What are some key insights you derived from using SAP Cloud Analytics?
  • Was there anything that was obvious? If so, what were they?
  • Was there anything that surprised you? If so, what were they?
  • Name at least one takeaway that relates to the objectives that you derived from the creation of the application.

Implementation

  • Describe the implementation process, future applications and implications of the application you’ve created.
    • Students only:
        • How can SAP help better this goal?
        • How can affected parties use SAP Cloud Analytics to aid in the specific UN Goal you’ve chosen?