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Thin[gk]athon – Kiwigrid
5. Oktober 2022 · 9:00 - 7. Oktober 2022 · 17:00Kostenlos
Solve real use cases
3 days hacking
Access to technologies, companies & experts
Award for the best solution
KiwiOS X – the easiest way of building an valuable energy app
Build an app that clearly displays historical and current energy data from PV system, storage and charging station in a responsive UI and use the data from these 3 data sources to enable a use case that provides tangible value to the energy consumer.
The Thin[gk]athon will take place from 05/10/2022 (9:00 AM) to 07/10/2022 (5:00 PM). The event is held in compliance with the valid Corona guidelines and with a hygiene concept on site in Dresden.
„There are no limits to ideas“ – in the above-mentioned framework of the Challenge, solution demonstrators are developed from the combination of hardware, connectivity and software.
We guarantee technical and methodological support throughout the entire event period. Access to technology experts (APIs, data, protocols), challenge owners (technical know-how, use case) and support by coaches is ensured.
After the results have been evaluated by a jury of experts, prizes will be awarded to the best solutions
The total prize money of 2,000€ will be donated to a charitable organization. The winning teams will nominate the charity:
1st place – 1000€
2nd place – 600€
3rd place – 400€
SOUNDS GREAT? LET'S GO:
BE PART OF IT
You can apply as a team or individually. The teams consist of a maximum of 5 people. We are looking for participants with ideas and energy, with attention to detail and fun in teamwork.
Software developers (cloud, frontend, app), SW architects, usability experts, creative designers, concept and method thinkers will find the perfect environment for 3 days of joint work.
WHAT AWAITS YOU
A development environment with access to data and software platform is ready for you.
◼︎ Real digitalisation challenge with room for creativity
◼︎ Free participation incl. food and drinks
◼︎ 3 days hacking in the team
◼︎ Awarding of the solutions by a jury of experts
◼︎ Idea development by means of “design thinking“
◼︎ Support by coaches and technical and professional experts
◼︎ Lots of opportunities to learn new things
WHAT YOU NEED
◼︎ A Wi-Fi enabled laptop with a programming environment of your choice
◼︎ 3 days availability for space to think, develop, have fun
◼︎ A creative and open-minded mindset
◼︎ A desire for technological challenges
◼︎ Having fun with programming, thinking and implementing
Kiwigrid is the IoT company for decentralized energy and e-mobility. The KiwiOS platform is used to operate white label products for international energy suppliers, the automotive industry and manufacturers of decentralized energy systems. Kiwigrid enables its customers to open up new markets, diversify their offerings and differentiate themselves from the competition.. Kiwigrid is a leader for intelligent energy management and works with E.ON, Solarwatt, BMW, BayWa r.e., enviaM, Thüga and LG Electronics among others.
The challenge for the Thin[gk]athon is to think about possible energy applications for tangible added value for energy customers. This might be ideas, concepts or application prototyping based on KiwiOS X. Live data from various energy sources (PV, storage systems & wall box) will be available and Kiwigrid supports with technical and business experts. The user interface is freely selectable, find creative solutions that provides tangible value to the energy consumer. Affected business areas are Solar (inverters, batteries), Mobility (charging stations), Management (creating users and meters), Utility (reading meters).
- Cloud Products from KiwiOS X,
- REST interfaces,
- Freely selectable frontend
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WEDNESDAY | 05/10/
from 09:00 AM
Getting to know each other
Introduction Challenge & Challenge-Owner
First ideas for solution & Coding session
THURSDAY | 06/10/
from 09:00 AM
Coding & solution implementation
FRIDAY | 07/10/
till 05:00 PM
Final coding session
Presentations fo the solution
Evaluation of the solutions by expert jury
On site in Dresden. Stay tuned – We keep you updated!
The Thin[gk]athon will take place on site in Dresden in compliance with the respective valid protection regulations. There will be a constant comparison with the current situation, and safe implementation must be guaranteed. If a presence event is not possible, the Thin[gk]athon will take place at a later date.
- Posted by Hanna Hübner
- On 6. Mai 2022