Big Data & Analytics; BCG GAMMA
Big data and education: Advanced analytics as a tool for public transformation
Education in Brazil has increasingly been seen as a public sector area that presents fertile fields for advanced analytics application. That is why BCG GAMMA and the Lemann Foundation have teamed up to launch the first edition of BCG GAMMA Challenge, a datathon that encourages students and young professionals to use data science to generate high-impact recommendations and solve real problems. In this study, we gathered the main insights leveraged by the initiative.