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Nerds are Cool – Science Hack Day Eindhoven 1-2 June 2012

Prizes and results of projects here

Photostream: flickr

The Winners Video:

Science Hack Day Eindhoven 2012 winners compilation from M.A.D. ART on Vimeo.

Blog text (Dutch) http://ontlasting.wrhg.nl/mediawiki/index.php?title=Shd040_mvmacke

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

Presentations are open to public Saturday from 14:30 hours

Fontys Rachelsmolen R5

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 Jury members are:

  • Mary Ann Schreurs
  • Carmin Karasic
  • Egbert-Jan Sol
  • Peter Knaapen

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

  1. Overall happy living: € 500 cash and gadget package – made possible by MAD emergent art center

  2. Overall healthy living: € 500 cash and gadget package – made possible by City of Eindhoven 

  3. The best hardware innovation € 500 cash and gadget package – made possible by TNO

  4. The best software innovation € 500 cash and gadget package made possible by Fontys

  5. The best service design € 500 cash and gadget package – made possible by Brainport

  6. Overall creative design € 500 cash and gadget package – made possible by TMC

Venue: Fontys University Eindhoven ROUTE TO FONTYS
Rachelsmolen 1, Gebouw R5
Participation is free and participant catering is sponsored

Registration is required

Organisation: MAD emergent art center
Contact: info@madlab.nl
Partners: TMC, Fontys University, TNO, Brainport, City of Eindhoven, IOT-event, Technical University Eindhoven, Design Academy, NXP, CityTV, Robin Hood, OGD,  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)

The event is part of Dutch Technology Week #DTW

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Twitter: @MADlabNL

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©Pictures by Bas Berends, Mirjam Murre, MAD emergent art center