CIKM Machine Learning Competition 2015 is centered around the AFL.
Participants are required to predict the outcomes of every match in the
2015 AFL season in two phases:
- the Leaderboard phase, where contestants predict the outcome of each
regular-season match in the 2015 AFL season. The corresponding
leaderboard will be updated as the season progresses. This phase will be
based on an honour system since the results of matches will already be
- the Finals phase, where contestants predict the outcome of each match
in the 2015 AFL Finals Series. Submissions will close prior to the
commencement of the first finals series match. The final leaderboard of
the competition will be determined from these matches and a competition
winner will be annonced after the 2015 AFL Grand Final.
The winner of the competition will be awarded $5,000 (AUD) and will be
required to provide a satisfactory description of their approach.
Competition opens: 24 July 2015
Submissions close: 10 Sept 2015