LOOMEHÄKK VOL 7: HACK YOUR CITY
Around 55% of the world’s population is thought to be living in an urban area or city, with that figure set to rise to 68% over the coming decades. It’s time to hack that space at the next Loomehäkk vol 7: Hack your City one-day event in Narva! Join your fellow visionaries for a day-long brainstorming bonanza in search of clues for future cities.
The Baltics’ largest creative industries hackathon Loomehäkk hits the road for a one-day idea hack on Sunday, May 26, with and inspirational pre-event to visitors from out of town to explore Narva with local luminaries on Saturday, May 25.
PUT TOGETHER your DREAM TEAM of creative types, coders, designers and hustlers for a one-day idea hack to hatch out a truly INNOVATIVE SOLUTION for FUTURE CITIES – the people, the services, the environment, the economy, the culture, the networks, the everything. You can choose to hack the City of Narva, your own city or any real or imaginary city in the world to help turn it into a better place for its inhabitants, entrepreneurs and tourists.
During the event, wou will pitch your idea, form or join a team, work through your plan with the help of mentors, present a sizzling pitch and compete for cash prizes powered by StartupEstonia and Integration Foundation.
Registration is free for students, use code: student and please bring your student ID to the event. Registration is 15 euros for all others.
Preliminary event schedule
Saturday, 25 May, Vaba Lava Narva
Know your City pre-event (extra registration required)
Sunday, 26 May, Hack your City main event
9:44 Tallinn Narva express train arrives in Narva
10:00 Coffee, registration and sandwiches
10:30 Kick-off and intro to the day
10:45 Idea pitches
11:30 Start of hacking and mentoring
14:00 Hacking and mentoring continues
16:00 Final pitches
16:45 Jury and snacks
18:15 Train leaves for Tallinn