EnerKey case challenge Hackathon

Part of the ICT4S conference is a Hackathon focusing on energy management service and especially

  • data visualization related to energy management
  • AI / machine learning algorithms on energy management
  • Energy management service concepts

Participants will be divided to 2-4 person groups (of your preference) and may choose either 3 or 6 ECTS option (the credits will be granted by the LUT and participans/students from abroad can receive official transcript of record related to this course).

  • The 6 ECTS course starts already on 1.6. and lasts to the end of the ICT4S conference.
  • The 3 ECTS course can be participated during the ICT4S conference.

Those participants who want to participate in the Hackathon should contact Hackathon chair Ari Happonen, Ari.Happonen (at) lut.fi

Detailed schedule is shown below.

  • 6ECTS course participants time table 01.06.2019 – 14.16.2019
  • 3ECTS course participants time table 08.06.2019 – 14.16.2019

27.05.2019 heads up message (support e-mail for participants for easy event start)

01.06.2019 Saturday (startup day for 6ECTS)) / Local rooms in Lappeenranta, Kuopio and Lahti

  • 12:00 – 17:00 Challenge release day and support lecture for tools that might be considered for the Hack

02.06.2019 Sunday for self-guided work

03.06.2019 Monday (distance support available)

  • 17:00-18:00 EnerKey & teacher distance support for any possible questions

04.06.2019 Tuesday (mockup / concept presentations)

  • 16:00 – 20:00 Shared video session between cities

05.06.2019 Wednesday (distance support available)

06.06.2019 Thursday (distance support available)

  • 17:00 – 18:00 EnerKey & teacher distance support for any possible questions

07.06.2019 Friday (self development day)

08.06.2019 Saturday (3ECTS startup & group mix up day, 6ECTS present first solution)

  • 14:00 – … 6ECTS participants present 1st solution
    • EnerKey comments and presents the course concept for 3ECTS participants
  • 18:00-> Local site extra curricula (sauna etc)

09.06.2019 Sunday (self development day)

10.06.2019 Monday (self development day)

11.06.2019 Tuesday (distance support available)

  • 16:00 – 18:00 EnerKey & teacher distance support for any possible questions

12.06.2019 Wednesday (self development day)

13.06.2019 Thursday (“dragons den day”) / Local rooms in Lappeenranta, Kuopio and Lahti

  • 14:00 – 17:00 Teams hack results presentation
  • Selected teams will be asked to prepare for Friday ICT4S presentation

14.06.2019 Friday (last day)

  • 08:00 Winning team will be announced for all students
  • 11:00 Winning team and EnerKey have 30 min presentation possibility for the ICT4S audience


15-30.06.2019 Course participants reporting period (deadline 30.06.2019, time 23:55)

  1. Short personal report about self-learnings from the course
  2. Fine tuning in course project presentations that will work as challenge response group reports