SmartX - IoT Hackaton
With the presence of the Portuguese Textile Cluster in Berlin, began today, October 29, the first brainstorming event that aims to raise the Smart Textiles market innovation potential amongst SMEs and start-ups in Europe.
During the brainstorming sessions at the Fraunhofer Institute for Telecommunications, teams will have the opportunity to be supported by experienced coaches and laboratory partners to develop project plans for their funding phase. A network of software and hardware engineers, business developers and designers in order to enrich early solutions with skills that span technology, business, and collaboration.
By exploring hackathon's methodology and results, consortium partners will gain a deeper understanding of the value chain configuration and final market needs for the successful innovation of Smart Textiles. The results of the first hackathon will help fine-tune SmartX training methods, future workshops and hackathons.