Results

This year's challenge received 7 very good submissions and the teams totaled 14 members from all over the world. We picked two winners for Agent utilization scenario and two for Customer/Resource experience scenario.

Winning Teams

Agent utilization scenario
  • First Place: Lingfeng Ming, Qi Hu, Ming Dong and Bolong Zheng (All from Huazhong University of Science and Technology) [$500 cash prize]
  • Second Place: Wenli Li (Microsoft) [$250 cash prize]
Customer/Resource experience scenario
  • First Place: Wenli Li (Microsoft) [$500 cash prize]
  • Second Place: Second Place: Lingfeng Ming, Qi Hu, Ming Dong and Bolong Zheng (All from Huazhong University of Science and Technology) [$250 cash prize]

Paper of the Winning Teams

Because there were only two teams that won, effectively swapping first and second places in each scenario, there are only two papers.

  • An Effective Fleet Management Strategy for Collaborative Spatio-Temporal Searching
    Lingfeng Ming, Qi Hu, Ming Dong and Bolong Zheng (All from Huazhong University of Science and Technology)

  • A fleet manager that brings agents closer to resources
    Wenli Li (Microsoft)

We thank our sponsors Google, Maxar, and Microsoft, all participants, and all otherwise involved individuals for their interest and support.