What does Creative Connector do?

  • We foster Open Innovation
  • We foster Open Innovation
  • We make it happen: corporations working with startups.
  • We help you to scale, by introducing your business to corporations and assisting both sides to co-develop and/or co-innovate

More information on Creative Connector

Let's create new solutions to consumer problems in one month

WHAT IS CREATON?

At the beginning there were hackathons, then came ideathones and now enter Creathons.

 

Based on human centered design methodology, data analysis and rapid prototyping, Creathon provides a unique team-sourcing innovation method that delivers solution to consumer problems in just 30 days.

OPPORTUNITY FOR YOU

Creathon is your opportunity to cooperate with blue-chip corporations on their business issues in a new playful format combining on/offline environments.

 

While the first round will happen online for the final you will have an opportunity to pitch your solution in front of a high-calibre jury.

How does it work?

1
Teams of two or three members are allowed for Creathon. Registration will be confirmed via email
2
Pick
a problem
Only one problem can be selected. Will be also confirmed by the organizers
3
Submit
your solution
Your solution submit in powerpoint presentation of maximum 20 slides and get chosen for Creation day.
4
Creathon day
October, 14th
10 best startups will be invited for the Creation day in Creative Connector. Partners and mentors will help you to put together the first version of your prototype - with a help of HW provider.
5
Get selected
October, 25th
Three best teams will be invited for the final pitching event where you will present your solution.
6
Pitch
your prototype
You will have one week to finalize your prototype. Presentation is compulsory, video explaining your IoT solution to the problem - video is not obligatory but strongly recommended. Maximum length is 5 mins via youtube link.
7
Win and fly
Win and fly off to London

Customer problems to be solved

SMART HOME
  • How to adapt your home to your mood?
  • How to make children safer at home?
  • How to use face recognition at home?
  • OR come up with your own challenge…
SMART ENERGY
  • How to get people excited about energy consumption?
  • How to implement IoT in new products?
  • How to empower prosumers?
  • OR come up with your own challenge…
SMART MOBILITY
  • How to make a smart bike?
  • How to make parking easier?
  • How to love your electric vehicle?
  • OR come up with your own challenge…

Prize for a winner

04/18/2017 – 04/19/2018

The jury

Martin Pejša
Martin Pejša
CreativeDock

The former Marketing and Sales Director of Vodafone Czech Republic, Martin Pejša is best known for being the founder and CEO of CreativeDock, the startup generator standing behind projects such as Zonky.cz, Patálie, SingleCase, and HoppyGo.

Tomáš Studeník
Tomáš Studeník
Confidence Digital, FuckUp Nights Global

Tomáš Studeník, MBA is organizer of global Hackathon series CEE Hacks (www.ceehacks.com). In 2014, Tomas introduced hugely popular FuckUp Nights events (www.fuckupnights.cz) into the Czech Republic and Hungary. Tomas spends rest of his time scouting for startups in Central and Easter Europe working with largest venture capital groups in the region.

TBC
TBC
TBC
Apply to the first IoT Creathon 2017 and win trip to London

Registration form





Number of team members participating on Creathon (minimum 2 people required, maximum 3 people required)


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