Turku Future Hackathon
Innovation competition Turku Future Hackaton. The weekend-long event looks for solutions increasing the liveliness and attractiveness of the Campus and Science Park area in Turku.
Photographs are taken in the event.
Tykistökatu 4 b, 20520 Turku
See also: Hackathon Schedule
For all interested! Whether you are a growth company, humanist, or super programmer – join us! You can participate as a group, or form your team at the event. You don't need any programming experience.
The award sum of 8000 € will be distributed as the jury sees fit.
How does a lively city district look in the future? Join us on 29.9.-1.10.2017 to develop and advance new innovations for the Campus and Science Park area in Turku!
The City of Turku, together with Elisa Oyj, Turku Science Park Ltd, and Turku Technology Properties Ltd arranges a hackaton, an innovation competition. The competition is looking for applications and application concepts for services that increase the liveliness and attractiveness of the Campus and Science Park area.
The competition challengeHow would you or your team advance services, environments and/or smart mobility increasing the liveliness and attractiveness of the Campus and Science Park area in Turku?
The competition entry can be technical or non-technical. It can be a technically implemented application, an application plan, an idea, a concept or a business plan that has been documented in a way that it can be further presented. The award sum of 8000 € will be distributed between the best entries.
The competition entry needs to somehow utilise the 3D city model of the Campus and Science Park area in Turku that has been opened for the competition. Furthermore, using all open data and other information sources is allowed.
- 3D city model of the Campus and Science Park area / download data
Contains data about orthophoto, ground elevation, buildings and tree point cloud.
- Turku Region linked events API (JSON-LD)
Contains data from the Turku region event calendar
- The City of Turku feedback API (JSON ja XML) (in finnish)
Turku issue reporting API contains data from the feedback service
- Public transportation API (GTFS ja SIRI)
Contains timetable and bus location data.
See Google documentation about GTFS data here
- Map API (WMS ja WFS)
Contains geographical data.
Geospatial building inventory data (Campus and science park area in Turku)
Frequently asked questions:
How much programming experience do I need?