The Nordic countries have a strong innovation culture, highly technologically literate citizens, and a public sector that are dedicated to offering valuable open data sets, in order to build new
The Nordic countries have a strong innovation culture, highly technologically literate citizens, and a public sector that are dedicated to offering valuable open data sets, in order to build new digital solutions. At this hackathon we want you to put your skills into play and demonstrate how digital solutions can help the Nordics become a leading region in digitalization, AI and responsible use of open data. The Hackathon is part of Nordic Innovation’s AI and Data program. We look forward to having you on board – and to seeing what ideas you have in mind!
3 locations in the Nordics – 1 hackathon!
REGISTER FOR HACKATHON IN DENMARK (COPENHAGEN)
The hackathon will take place in Copenhagen and area in partnership with DTU. The hackathon will be hosted at DTU in Lyngby!
REGISTER FOR HACKATHON IN SWEDEN (STOCKHOLM)
The hackathon will take place in Stockholm in partnership with KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm. The hackathon will be hosted at KTH Innovation.
REGISTER FOR HACKATHON ONLINE (ON TEAMS)
The hackathon will take place ONLINE. You will get a link for the hackathon after registration. This makes it possible for you to join from anywhere – through teams:)
What is the goal of the hackathon?
SDG 13: Climate Action
SDG 15: Life on Land
What data will be made available for us?
- Traffic events and roadworks dataset (traffic incidents, road conditions, traffic disorders)
Weather datasets (wind, downpour, temperature, water levels etc)
- Air quality datasets (pollution in an area, air quality measurements, weather, emissions)
Friday (March 18)
Arrival, Registration & Networking
Kick off Your Facilitator, Welcome by Nordic Innovation & Keynote
Challenges to be presented + datasets presented
CHALLENGES: It’s online – and same for everyone! Andreas Lind, Cheif Consultant, Rambøll will present datasets available for you – and Joachim Viktil, Regional Director for Smart Mobility Scandanavia will give an introduction til the sector challenges and background information
It’s time to identify the challenge you want to focus on – and start hacking on the solution(s)
Working dinner while hacking 🙂
2 x Tech Sessions
This will be 2 online tech sessions of 30 minutes each. Hosted to inspire you on opportunities within the world of AI, data and technology that will be useful for your solutions. Our hosts are Microsoft (presentation about Azure and the use of it) and Vejdirektoratet (presentation about additional data sets for you to use).
It’s a wrap… See you tomorrow morning for day 2 at the hackathon 🙂
Saturday (March 19)
Breakfast & Check-in
Online Mentor Session (2 hours – 09.00 – 11.00)
We have 7 mentors ready for you – All mentors are accessible to everyone, no matter location! Mentors are there to give you valuable feedback, being able to sharpen your concept before your final pitch for the jury in the afternoon.
Presentation for Expert Jury
The pitches will be either physical in Copenhagen, Stockholm or online – and there will be 3 different jurys in place. In each of the 3 locations, a top 2 will be identified.
Top 2 Announcement
Top 2 will be announced by the jury. After the hackathon, all top 2 teams will need to submit a video of 4 minutes – and a final winner across the 3 locations will be found within a week after the hackathon, selected by a selected expert jury.
Closing of the Hackathon
We have come to an end, and it’s a wrap for the hackathon. We hope you will stay to mingle a bit to expand your network and share your learnings with the other hackathon-participants!
Winner Prize & Judging Criteria
– The prize is sponsored by ITD Logtech Hub
They will also receive a special designed acceleration package run by ITD Logtech Hub. The key components of the acceleration package is connecting you to potential customers to test and validate – and to potential implementation partners via the extensive network through their +700 members in the transport industry. Furthermore they will provide mentor sessions from profiles with high expertise within UX, digitalization and business development that can help you adjust and grow your idea further within the following 6 months.
3. Feasibility (technical)
Nordic Innovation’s AI and Data program
march 18 (Friday) - 19 (Saturday)
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