How to Participate

The Data Viz Competition is open to data enthusiasts, analysts, and visualization experts, offering a platform to showcase their exceptional skills and expertise in the realm of data visualization. Entrants must be 18 years of age or older who have internet access and a valid e-mail account prior to the beginning of the competition period.
  • Create Your Data Visualization Masterpiece: Craft a data visualization project that showcases your ability to distill complex information into clear, compelling visuals. Entries must include either a picture, a link to an interactive dashboard, or a video of the data visualization. Entries must be appropriate and adhere to the Women in Analytics Code of Conduct. May submit an entry as a group but the group must be four (4) members or less. Benefits only apply to one person as the representative of the group.
  • Submission: Submit your project through our dedicated portal, ensuring that it adheres to the highest standards of clarity, accuracy, and visual excellence. All submissions are due by February 1, 2024 at 11:59 PM Eastern Time.
  • Voting: The first round of submissions will be voted on by the data visualization sponsor entity down to the top 10 submissions. The top 10 submissions will be posted to the DataConnect Conference website by March 1, 2024. Finalists may share the opportunity to vote.  The top 5 finalists will be determined by the popular vote that is open to the public and hosted on the DataConnect Conference website. The top 5 finalists will be announced on April 29, 2024. Online voting only accepts one vote per person.
  • Join Us at the Conference: The top 5 finalists will receive a ticket to the DataConnect Conference, hotel accommodations and flight reimbursement.* Present your data visualization entries via video recording at the 2024 DataConnect Conference on July 11, 2024.  Voting will open during the conference and poll will be hosted within the conference app. Popular vote will determine the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners of the competition.
SUBMIT YOUR ENTRY

Competition Timeline

Oct 13, 2023
The Data Viz Competition Opens
Feb 1, 2024
All submissions due
Mar 1, 2024
Top 10 will be announced, posted to the website & virtual voting opens
Apr 26, 2024
Virtual voting closes
Apr 29, 2024
Top 5 will be announced
Jul 11, 2024
DataConnect Conference begins
Jul 12, 2024
Top 3 winners will be announced live on stage at DataConnect Conference
SUBMIT YOUR ENTRY

The DataConnect Conference Experience

In addition to the Data Viz Competition, the DataConnect Conference 2024 promises a rich tapestry of knowledge-sharing, networking, and skill-building opportunities. Attendees can engage in workshops, attend keynote presentations, and partake in after-hours networking events. It's an immersive experience designed to propel your career and expertise in the field of data.

Join us at the Data Connect Conference 2024, where data takes center stage, and innovation knows no bounds. Mark your calendars, prepare your submissions, and embark on a journey of professional growth and recognition.
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Frequently Asked Questions

Can I use an existing data visualization that I have made before?
Can I submit an entry as part of a team?
If I cannot attend the conference in person, can I still participate?
*What are the full terms & conditions of the competition?