Anaconda Data App Contest

We are thrilled to announce the inaugural Anaconda Data App Contest, a virtual experience taking place from June 13–30, 2023. This is your chance to showcase your interactive visualization and data app talents and take your skills to new heights!

:dart: About the Contest

Anaconda—the world’s most popular platform to develop and deploy secure Python solutions, faster—is hosting a two-week contest, during which participants of all experience levels will leverage open-source tools to build and deploy data apps from start to finish. Winning teams will be awarded exciting prizes!

This is a fantastic opportunity to showcase your skills, win amazing prizes, and connect with the global Anaconda community. We’re eager to see the incredible data apps you create and the creative ways you push the boundaries of data visualization. Join us and unleash your innovation!

:date: Important Dates

  • Contest period: June 13–30, 2023

  • Live event: Join us on June 13, 2023, at 10:00 a.m. EDT for a FREE live event: “Build and Deploy Data Apps in Anaconda Notebooks.” Register here!

  • App submission deadline: June 30, 2023

:link: Contest Website

Visit our contest website for more information, and join our Discord server for further communication and discussion.

:trophy: Prizes

  • Over $3,000 in total cash prizes
  • One year of free access to Anaconda Starter with upgraded cloud notebook features

:busts_in_silhouette: Call for Sponsors

Elevate your brand and support innovation by sponsoring the Anaconda Data App Contest! Your sponsorship will fund prizes for winning teams and inspire creativity and progress in data visualization. Gain recognition, reach a global audience, and empower data-driven pioneers. Visit our contest website and check out this sponsorship prospectus to learn more.


@sophiamyang - where can I find the apps from the app contest winners?

With Google search I can only find this post or Data App Contest neither of which has info about the apps that were submitted or those that won.

Would like to check the apps out as examples to learn more about Panel. :slight_smile:


The winners are announced here

:1st_place_medal: First up is @lalligagger, @ivandorte , and David Householter for their SatGPT project. lalligagger/satgpt-app

:2nd_place_medal: Our second place prize goes to Junshen Tao for his AI-powered children’s story app! jtao1/ai_children_stories (

:3rd_place_medal: Third place goes to @ivandorte for his dashboard displaying the near real-time position of any bus, tram, or train within Rome! ivandorte/Rome-in-transit