InstaDeep team in the top 1.2% of a global Kaggle competition

October 1, 2017

Kaggle competitions have become a standard through which many people rate their teams’ talent.

So, we are proud of the achievement of our young engineers. They participated in a global competition which goal was to predict taxi trip times in New York City, using more than 1 million actual rides in order to predict ride time for another 100k+ trips kept out of sample. Out of the 1200+ teams from the whole world that participated, InstaDeep trainees ranked in the top 1.2%, matching Kaggle Grandmasters. Well done team!