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Amsterdam, Stockholm, Zurich - November 17, 2018

McKinsey’s Datathon: The City Cup

Calling all coders and data scientists. We invite you to join McKinsey's in-person Datathon in one of three cities - Amsterdam, Stockholm, or Zurich - on November 17, 2018.

  • 1st City Cup prize: 5,000 EUR and attendance at a conference of your choice (inclusive of the entry ticket, flights, and accommodation)
  • 2nd prize: 3,000 EUR
  • 3rd prize: 2,000 EUR

Prizes for the 3 best submissions across the region plus more local prizes.

About McKinsey's Datathon: The City Cup

At The City Cup, you will gain insight into the types of problems that our McKinsey data scientists solve daily.  You will leave with a better understanding of the meaningful work we do with clients and the impact we create, as well as the various opportunities that McKinsey offers for tech talent.

In addition to the hands-on hacking exercise, you will have ample time to network with our colleagues and ask them any questions that are on your mind.

Analytics City Cup
Participants at our recent hackathon in Brussels

Event date

November 17, 2018
9:00 - 22:00

Eligibility requirements

  • University students in relevant bachelor's or master's studies
  • Current PhD students, or
  • Young professionals with up to 5 years of work experience
  • Fluent in English, and ideally in the local language of the country where you attend The City Cup

Application deadline

If you would like to join The City Cup, please choose the relevant link below and submit your application by November 4, 2018.

Amsterdam                     Stockholm                         Zurich

Attendance for this event is by invitation only.

About McKinsey Analytics

Variety guaranteed. Innovation expected. Impact delivered.

McKinsey Analytics equips clients with strategies and tools to gain meaningful insights from data and turn those into competitive advantages. 

We work together with global companies to make lasting improvements to their performance. We use data science, strategy, operations, implementation and change management solutions to help build analytics-driven organizations.

Our teams of data scientists and data engineers work with clients to identify opportunities, assess available data, define solutions, ingest data, develop relevant algorithms and visualize outputs.

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This program is intended for candidates based in Europe. It is one of many worldwide programs aimed at helping all candidates get to know McKinsey better.