Prizes

There will be six Prizes awarded to the winners of the M4 Competition.

The exact cash amounts to be granted (at present standing at 27,000€) will depend on securing additional sponsors, announced later. Currently, the total amount will be distributed as follows:

Prize Description Amount
1st Prize Best performing method according to OWA 9,000€
2nd Prize Second-best performing method according to OWA 4,000€
3rd Prize Third-best performing method according to OWA 2,000€
Prediction Intervals Prize Best performing method according to MSIS 5,000€
The UBER Student Prize Best performing method according to OWA 5,000€
The Amazon Prize The best reproducible forecasting method according to OWA 2,000€

The amount of 20,000€ is generously provided by the University of Nicosia. Additionally, the global transportation technology company UBER will generously award a special Student Prize of 5,000€ to the student with the most accurate forecasting method according to OWA and Amazon will generously award 2,000€ for the best Reproducible forecasting method.

There are no restrictions in collecting more than one prize. More information regarding the prizes can be found in the M4 – Competitors Guide.

 

July 24, 2017