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Aaltoes organizes Samsung Innovation Challenge

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Friday, August 29, 2014 at 4:00 PM - Sunday, August 31, 2014 at 4:00 PM (EEST)

Aaltoes organizes Samsung Innovation Challenge

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Aaltoes is organizing a 48h hackathon together with Samsung. The hackathon will be around the Samsung Gear & Gear Fit in conjunction with Samsung Galaxy S/Note smart phones. We will be looking at wearables, health&wellness and personal & social communications.

This hackathon will be just the first step as the successful teams will get to attend a workshop in the Fall, and get to showcase their project at Slush, where the top 3 will be awarded. 

Prizes (Awarded at Slush in November)
1st place: 10000€
2nd place: 5000€
3rd place: 3000€

So if you're a young hacker with a passion for wearables, sign up through the "Find Tickets" button.

Subject & Scope
Innovate with Samsung wearables. Targeting Gear, Gear Fit running Tizen platform along with Samsung Galaxy S / Note smartphones.

The hackathon will take place at Startup Sauna (Betonimiehenkuja 3 D, Espoo). 
The program is as follows:

Friday 29.8
16:00 Welcoming speech by Aaltoes
16:10 Keynote by Steve Gi-Byoung Park, Managing Director, Samsung Research Institute, UK
16:40 Instructions by Samsung
17:00 Idea generation & Team building
18:00 Teams present the ideas
19:00 Selection of the ideas that are going to take part in the hackathon
19:15 Happy hacking + Food!

Saturday 30.8
10:00 Mentors arrive + Breakfast
14:00 Snacks
16:00 Dinner
21:00 Snacks

Sunday 31.8
12:00 Brunch
14:00 Hackathon ends
14:00 Teams present their hacks
15:30 Next steps & thank you by Aaltoes & Samsung

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When & Where


Startup Sauna
3 Betonimiehenkuja
02150 Espoo
Finland

Friday, August 29, 2014 at 4:00 PM - Sunday, August 31, 2014 at 4:00 PM (EEST)


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Aaltoes

Aaltoes, Aalto Entrepreneurship Society in full, is Europe’s largest and most active entrepreneurship community.

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