Join us to hack the built environment! As part of the Jätkäsaari City Living event hosted by Finnish Housing Fair and WDBE 2018 hosted by KIRA-digi, RIL Events and KIRA-foorumi, AEC Hackathon will be hosted in Helsinki on Sep 7-9, 2018.

The schedule:

18:00 Doors open
19:00 Hackathon kickoff (livestreamed to Jätkäsaari Main Stage)
19:30 Lightning Rounds & Team Formations
22:00 Adjourn

9:00 Doors open
9:45 Morning Announcements and Mentoring
12:00 Lunch
13:00 AEC & Tech Talks
18:00 Dinner
22:00 Adjourn

9:00 Doors open
12:00 Lunch and hacking concludes
12:30 Team Presentations & Judging
16:00 Three Best Teams Pitch on the Jätkäsaari Main Stage
18:00 Adjourn


Hackathon challenges:

1. Living as a service challenge by Lumo

2. City as a service challenge by Suomen Asuntomessut

3. Open challenge by KIRA-digi


Available data: 
Point cloud model of “Vanha Poli” building, open data of Helsinki region, Helsinki 3D city model

Awesome prizes will be announced later

The event is free of charge.

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