#PPSHACK 2017: Meet the winners 🏆
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Let’s think of public spaces as digital channels for mass communication, points of information and connection. 👽 That exactly was the challenge posed by Hamburg Kreativ Gesellschaft to the participants of #PPSHACK. After two and a half days of intense work, 13 teams presented their final ideas on the topic of “Publish_Public_Spaces”.
Meet the five winners of the hackathon:
1 — Best Overall Prize (1,500 Euro): Areal_51
Areal_51 is a platform for geotagged AR content / AR city tours
Team: Ilya Mirsky, Patrick Schröder, Christian Trapp, Søren Koswig, Annette Schmid and Martin Fischer
2 — Most Innovative Idea (500 Euro): Your Smile in Space
Your Smile in Space: use your smiles to find your way around a virtual space
Team: Alexander Galach and Julie Galach
3 — Best Tourism Idea (500 Euro): uRuote
uRoute provides individual suggestions for tourists to make daily planning of their stay in Hamburg.
Team: Franz Krekeler, Wysten (Hedvanio Bezerra), Ines Ludewig
4- Best Advertising Idea (500 Euro): MyBench
My Bench: Park benches as a hotspot / starting point for spontaneous exploration of POIs
Team: Paul Dahlhoff, Jan Korschewski, Julian Tiemann, Anne Speerschneider
Surprise Prize by Hamburg Morgen Post (1,000 Euro): SOS Now
SOS Now makes the digitalization of the public emergency call system
Team: Daniel Huhn and Mert Ersu Cakar
- Congratulations to the winners and to all teams who participated. We hope to see you again soon in future hackathons. 💪🚀
- Did you miss the final pitches? Here you can watch them again.
- We also took some photos that you can see in our FB page.
A big thank you to the hardworking ladies from the orga team and WeWork for hosting the hackathon
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