ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE

The rise of machine learning is coming. Will AI destroy humanity? Will robots take over? What will be left of us in 2030? Can even Arnold save us?

We know that Elon Musk feels maybe different, but Artificial Intelligence has the possibility of impacting our everyday lives in a hugely positive way. Want to build bots or personal assistants, or maybe shopping automation? Then hop on board, apply now and be a part of the next tech revolution!

GAME JAM

Still haven’t found your dream game anywhere? Why not make it yourself?

If you love gaming, then a Game Jam is exactly what you need. This track is about bringing together passionate game developers to design, plan, and create games that are engaging and addictive. Partner companies will bring their own flavour to the Game Jam, but the main theme is decided by Junction.

Supporting Tech:

Veikkaus – Providing a multitude of different sports data – Check the Slack channel (#cha-game_jam-veikkaus) and the diversifier section below for more information!

Mapbox – Want to create an AR-Game? Use Mapbox’s APIs include maps and location data in your game!

Game Jam diversifiers:

Veikkaus will have an own Game Jam diversifier and mentors on sight to help you to create a fun game utilizing their vast datasets. (Woop! There’s an extra prize category for this one. If your game fills its criteria, remember to select the Veikkaus challenge on Devpost when submitting )

INTELLIGENT BUILDINGS

Creating an intelligent building has never been this easy. The amount of “smart tech” for homes and offices surrounds us every day. But what really makes a building intelligent? How do you track your office efficiency, or your residential energy consumption to improve your environmental footprint? How would you use lighting systems to boost human comfort, mood and productivity?

If you want to improve the working and living environments of people around you, then this track is for you!

INDUSTRIAL INTERNET

Everyday, we’re one step closer towards a more connected world. The cost of interconnected devices is falling fast and soon anything with a power switch may be connected to the internet. That means everything from making your fridge tell you when you’re out of milk to finding environmental-friendly solutions to sensor augmented clothing and monitoring your home temperature to the optimum level can be possible.

If you find yourself tinkering with the opportunities of Industrial Internet and its future impact, this track is for you!

LOGISTICS

Are you aware of the work that is being done to deliver your fidget spinner right at your door? What lies behind all the logistic-masterminding to actually make it happen? The field of logistics and supply management is constantly improving through technological advances. Think of autonomous vehicles and drones mixed with robots. Who know’s who or what is going to deliver you your meals in 2020?

If you are interested in autonomous cargo, Blockchain, IoT, indoors tracking and drone deliveries then this track is for you!

FINTECH

The financial sector is filled with old legacy systems and deep rooted traditions where often the status quo prevails. That is all going to change, and soon. With the new PSD2 regulation in the EU, banks are opening up their data. These conditions make the industry particularly favorable for disruption – that means, it’s time for you to build something new and shake things up a bit.

If money (or handling it!) is your thing, apply now for the Fintech track! 🤑

MOBILITY

Hate traffic? Us too. Pollution? Same. What about finding a parking spot? Yep.
From self driving cars to smart cities, software and sensor technology are changing the way we move around. But the future faces a lot of big challenges.

Urbanization means more people want personalized mobility. How to build the future of mobility that is both sustainable and efficient?

Solve these problems by joining the mobility track!

HEALTHTECH

Two things in life are certain: death and taxes. We can’t fix the latter, but recent technological advances have been pushing the former back by decades. How can we track our bodies to be healthier? How should we move and eat? Is biohacking or biotech the answer to our big questions about our health?

If you’re interested in tracking and medical devices, biotech, augmentation and other solutions to amp up the future of Healthtech, apply now!