Open data challenge 10.03.2022
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Open Data Challenge is an idea lab and hackathon for public actors, researchers and entrepreneurs. Partners have proposed main challenges that participants from different groups will work on during the event. The winners are chosen by a jury on the same day and will receive a monetary stipend and secured placement in the project’s next development phase, Open DataLab.
In addition, there will be inspiring speeches on the possibilities for business development based on open data. The participants in the group can meet physically ordigitally to work on the challenges during the event.
Open Data Challenge 2022 is organized by SamÅpne project, which is a collaboration between SINTEF, Trondheim municipality, Bodø municipality, follower cities and business actors.
Physically at DIGS Krambugata 2, meeting room 502/503, and in Oslo Mesh Youngstorget, as well as digitally via Cisco Webexstream here. (Note: depending on the COVID-19 situation, the event may take place only digitally.)
Theme 2022: Energy
Use of energy data to understand or prepare new business models based on open data.
How can we get an overview of energy consumption?
We want to use available data to gain insight into the energy consumption pattern. This can support the planning of measures to reduce energy consumption and peaks in energy consumption.
How can energy data be used to accelerate the green transition in cities?
To achieve the climate goals and become a zero-emission society, we must produce more renewable energy and, at the same time, use it smarter and more efficiently. Development of technologies such as solar power, smart homes and batteries is going at a furious pace, but adoption is still too slow. How can we use the available data to help people make smart choices for the future and their wallets?
Who can participate?
Everyone is welcome! Start-ups, students, public actors and business actors who want to work with this year's theme.
If you only want to follow the event, you can connect via video (see link above).
The group that wins in the work with the best solution (according to criteria set by the jury), receives 10,000 NOK in prize and a place in the Open Data Lab accelerator arranged by 6am Accelerator (worth 50,000 NOK).
09.00–09.15: Registration at location.
09.15–09.20 Introduction of the event.
09.25–09.45: Talks by speakers.
10.05–10.25: Information oncollaborators and presentation of the challenges.
10.00–15.30: Group work including lunch.
15.30: Presentation of the concepts, live pitch 5-6 min per group.
16.30 Event end.
We have created a list of data that could be relevant to this data challenge.
This includes datasets on energy use in municipal buildings, which was released for this event.
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This post will be updated with more information.
Due to covid we unfortunately have to change the date of this event from January 27 to March 10.
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Updated: you can also follow the event via video without being a participant. See information above on how to connect. You don't need to register for this.
Update: We have published a list of relevant data for Open data challenge. This includes datasets on energy usage in municipal buildings from four municipalities.