The results of the Hotels.ng Hackathon

Hotels.ng has released the results of the hackathon they recently held (about a machine learning algorithm to predict cancellations of bookings). Here is the result as published on their blog: http://blog.hotels.ng/2015/08/14/hotels-ngs-machine-learning-hackathon-50-of-all-no-shows-predicted-accurately/.

Summary of results:

— Andela wins with 50% successfully predicted cancellations
— MEST comes second with 33% successful predictions
— Segun from Truppr delivers a good result that gets disqualified due to technicalities

amazing stuff




Source: The results of the Hotels.ng Hackathon

Via: Google Alert for ML