Department of Mathematics and Statistics

CANSSI National Case Study Competition

STUDY COMPETITION | STUDENTS | September 3 – 14, 2019

In this national case study competition, you apply your statistical, collaborative and problem-solving skills to predict ferry delays using a BC Ferries dataset. Participants are judged on the accuracy of their delay predictions and on a report in which they discuss their methods and results.

Winners are granted an interview with Statistics Canada for a full-time or co-op position and a cash prize.

Registration opens September 3 and remains open until September 14, 2019.

The regional competition at MacEwan University takes place on October 4. Regional winners compete at the national final at Simon Fraser University on November 2, 2019.

Details and registration


Canadian Statistical Sciences Institute