Microsoft Analytics Challenge

2022 AIS Microsoft Analytics Challenge Award Winners: 

This April 9, AIS Student Chapter members from around the world met to attend the virtual AIS 2022 Student Chapter Leadership Conference hosted by AIS. In total there were 190 registrants (165 students and 25 faculty) representing 31 universities and 7 countries. Students learned from industry professionals, hosted leadership workshops, and earned awards for their competition solutions. The competition judging committees represented both industry and academia.

“Our student chapter members demonstrated incredible creativity and professionalism during this year’s competitions,” shared AIS AVP of Student Chapters Alex Barsi Lopes. “The talent and hard work put into the solutions shows that the future of Information Systems is bright.”

Microsoft believes technology can help everyone, everywhere build a more sustainable future. In particular, Microsoft has strived to promote sustainability, helping customers and partners to do the same. This challenge allowed students to join in the effort to develop sustainability in their communities. 

Congratulations to the following competition winners!


1st Place: University of Texas at Dallas
Kinetic Solutions – Paving the Way to a Green Future

2nd Place: James Madison University (JMU)
GREEN Gateway to Realizing Enduring Energy Now

3rd Place: Florida International University (FIU)
Automated Peer-to-Peer Energy Trading System