InnoDays Bregenz

Thank you to all of our participants for an amazing event! At the Innovation Days, we brought together companies, designers, engineers, and entrepreneurial students come together to turn ideas into prototypes within 48 hours. We ran the Bregenz edition in parallel to  the WECON, the weareable conference that brought together thought leaders on wearables and smart devices. Join our newsletter to keep up to date on the outcomes of the Bregenz event and updates from other events.

 

Challenges

rauch

Beverages

How might we reimagine the fruit juice experience of the future?

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Construction

How might we reimagine the course of action of a construction and railway company in ways that are ecologically, economically and socially sustainable?

Rhomberg
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Smart Textiles

How might we leverage smart textiles to enable computers to understand human emotions?

SmartTextiles
smartoffice

Smart Office

How might we design the smartest office imaginable?

 

Outcomes

4

Challenges

120

Participants

40

Mentors

24

Prototypes

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How it works

Before the event

You need to take 3 steps to get ready for the InnoDays.

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Step 1. Understand

Understand the challenges of our company partners and study the context, the company, and their customers.

Step 2. Inspire

At the InnoDays you can either pitch your own idea or join a team. Please introduce yourself with an idea (if you’ll pitch) or an insight relevant for a challenge (if you’ll join a team) in a short video (max. 2 min).

Step 3. Register

Select your favorite challenge during online registration. Teams are formed based on the best ideas, mixing skills and your challenge preference.

During the event

From November 20-22 you have 48 hours to turn your idea into a prototype.

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Day 1: Ideate

12.30 Check-in & networking

13.30 Welcome remarks

13.45 Companies present challenges

14.00 Pitch your idea

15.30 Register team & Mentoring

16:00 Identify customers & Design value proposition

18:30 Update meeting

19:00 Dinner

20:00 Define riskiest assumptions

21.00 Update meeting

Day 2: Prototype

8.15 Morning update

8.30 Verify assumptions

11.00 Update meeting

11.30 Build prototype

12.30 Lunch

13.30-15.30 Mentoring

18.30 Update meeting

19:00 Dinner

20.00 Design business model

21.00 Update meeting

Open end Improve prototype & Prepare pitch

Day 3: Validate

8.15 Morning update

8.30 Capture pitch on video

9:30-11.30 Test solution during prototype expo

11.50 Present winning solutions

13.00 Discuss implementation

Teams

Teams are built based on (1) the ideas, (2) your challenge preference (3) mix of skills as well as (4) mix of institutions. Team leaders have two minutes to pitch at the opening.

Why join?

challenge

Collaborate with an interdisciplinary team.

collaborate

Tackle an important innovation challenge.

mentor

Receive mentoring by inspirational leaders.

implement

Get the company partners’ support to make your idea happen.

Mentors

Get support from mentors from our company partners and other experts. 

Sign up as a mentor

Location

Thanks to the Bregenzer Festspielhaus for hosting the InnoDays.

Companies

Education partners

FHV
HTLDornbirn
NDU
HLMW
HLW
CodingCampus

Partners

Wisto
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