EVENT: Science Hack Day Eindhoven, 1-2 June 2012

This is another cool event focussing on two “enabling technologies” open data and the internet of things:

Science Hack Day Eindhoven 1-2 June 2012

Two exciting themes:                1. Healthy living; 2. Happy living
Two enabling technologies:      1. Open Data; 2. Internet of Things

Get excited and make things with science and technology! Science Hack Day Eindhoven is a 32-hour-all-night event that brings together designers, developers, scientists and other geeks in the same physical space for a brief but intense period of collaboration, hacking and building ‘cool stuff’. Science Hack Day is part of the Dutch Technology Week.

By collaborating on focused tasks during this short period, small groups are capable of producing remarkable results. We expect 50-100 participants, who work in teams of 2-6 individuals.

The teams can win the following awards consisting of an award ceremony picture money prize and cool stuff to bring home:

  1. Overall happy living
  2. Overall healthy living
  3. The best hardware innovation
  4. The best software innovation
  5. The best service design
  6. Overall creative design

Venue: Fontys University Eindhoven
Participation is free and all catering is sponsored
Registration is required

OrganisationMAD emergent art center
Contact: info@madlab.nl
Partners: TMC, Fontys University, Technical University Eindhoven, Design Academy, Brainport, City of Eindhoven, Jakajima, and many others.

The awards of the Science Hack Day Eindhoven will also be presented at the Internet of Things Event (IoT), 6 June at High Tech Campus Eindhoven

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