Innovation Marathon for smart cities #CytaSmartcity
Cyta Smartcity Crowdhackathon, a three-day innovation marathon on the development of innovative applications for smart cities, was held for the first time at the central offices of Cyta in Cyprus on 23, 24 and 25 February.
Crowdhackathon was attended by teams and individual contestants as well as officials of Municipalities and Communities who worked together to develop applications that promote innovative youth entrepreneurship and the economy through the sector of smart cities.
15 teams participated in total and the applications that they developed cover topics such as transparency, parking, Internet of Things technologies, blockchain, Civic Policies, new technology products around #smartcities etc.
Digital Tranformation Smartcities Workshop was held before the Crowdhackathon so as to raise awareness and highlight all the important aspects of the new technological and digital transformation in the sector of smart cities as well as regional and local development.
Final presentations — pitching
1st prize € 2,500: Team Analyzers, NFC Based Trash Management
2nd prize € 1,500: Team 0xGG, Blockchain Governance Platform For Transparent Procurement, Marketing Services provided by Hey Oliver
3d prize € 1.000: Team LifeSonar, Public Health Monitoring Booth, Services provided by Cyric
4th prize Services provided by Cyric: Team DeepCity, Reward Based Blockchain E-voting System Based Private Blockchain NetWork, LifeSonar, Public Health Monitoring Booth, Services provided by Cyric
5th prize Services provided by Hey Oliver:Team Applepeach, Sunbed Booking System, Team Shelbys, Unitilized Parking Spaces
Moreover, within the context of the Competition, the University of Nicosia awarded the first winning team with a scholarship for undergraduate or postgraduate studies of 75% and 30%, respectively.
1st place: Analyzers
2nd place: 0xGG
3d place: LifeSonar
4th place: DeepCity and LifeSonar
5th place: Applepeach and The Shelbys
What are smart cities?
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Crowdhackathon Cyta #smartcity
Ο 1ος Μαραθώνιος Ανάπτυξης Καινοτόμων Εφαρμογών και Υπηρεσιών για τις έξυπνες πόλεις έφτασε στην Κύπρο. Στις 23, 24 και…
Links — multimedia
Code and presentations https://github.com/CytaSmartcity
www.crowdpolicy.com , www.crowdhackathon.com,