30.5.-7.6.2022

 

2022 THEME: SUSTAINABILITY AND

DIGITALIZATION 

 

 

CHALLENGES 2022

Innovation

Hidas Technologies

Hidas develops turn-key charging equipment and services to electric vechiles. The aim of Hidas is to make car charging easier and more affordable than never before.

Innovation

Inka Roastery

Inka Roastery is a small coffee roastery in the Helsinki area. It’s a family business owned by Pamela and Juho. All the processes such as labeling and bagging coffee bags are done manually. The raw material used is a special coffee quality. This differs from the commodity coffee in regards quality, price that farmers get paid for, cup quality score, coffee flavor and notes are really noticeable and pleasant in mouth.

Innovation

Smart paper / indiviDUALbooks

‘Spotify’ for hybrid books, that you can touch and stream.

Innovation

Xocolab

Xocolab is a small chocolate manufacturer and retailer based in Helsinki, Finland. We are categorized as premium or high quality chocolate which is completely hand-made in Helsinki. The business has been operating for 3+ years and it’s looking for new growth strategies.

ABOUT

10 days 100 Challenges is a unique 7 days open innovation program where participants and companies can learn new work-life skills and solve challenges together. With the help of innovative companies, professional experts, and inspiring coaches, this even consists of a open, online course and a 7-day innovation event. During the 7-day event, participants from Helsinki’s 3 Universities of Applied Sciences (Haaga-Helia, Laurea and Metropolia) will work together with interesting companies to solve real business problems. 

This year’s event is planned to take place in-person at Metropolia’s outstanding Helsinki XR Center. All necessary information will be released after you have registered to the event.

 

PARTICIPANTS
Who should participate and why?

We welcome all students and employees of SMEs who are interested in technology and innovation! We believe in multidisciplinary approach and have witnessed numerous times that best ideas and concepts are born in teams with participants of various backgrounds. It doesn’t matter what you study or what your position is in the company, DIVERSITY is what makes innovation stronger!

How to register?

Registration is open 25th April – 13th May 2022. Register for the course on 3UAS website by clicking the “how to register” text above. 

What should I bring?

Bring your innovative ideas, willingness to learn new skills and a working computer. Explorative, optimistic, amibiguity tolerant and future-oriented mentality is appreciated!

Is there food provided?

There will be coffee and tea available. There are restaurants near the Helsinki XR Center that participants can eat.

Are there any prizes?

To be announced.

Companies

10 Days 100 Challenges is a unique opportunity for open innovation, employer branding and recruitment of new talent. You’ll have a change to work closely with your teams with organization specific challenges. The 2022 theme is “Sustainability and Digitalization”. As a participant company you can provide a maximum 3 challenges that are preferably related to the theme.

You will work with the teams as closely as you wish, to find a workable solution for your business problem. In previous years, this means that during the 7-day event, you can except to spent 10-15 hours on average with your team(s). But more is possible! 

This is also a great learning event for your company to see new methods in action and to observe what the future of business problem-solving can look like. 

Join us for this innovation event!

SCHEDULE

Monday 30.5.2022 Introduction

9:00-10:00 Registration

10:00-11:00 Introduction to 10 Days 100 Challenges and Event

11:00-12:00 Companies’ challenge pitching and company booths

12:00-13:00 Break

13:00-16:00 Team building

Tuesday 31.5.2022 Understanding the problem

9:00 Registration

9:30-10:00 Keynote

10:00-11:00 Recap: understanding the problem and process

12:00-13:00 Break

13:00- Working with challenges, coaching, company coaching

Wednesday 1.6.2022 Ideation

9:00 Registration

9:30-10:00 Recap: ideation

10:00-11:00 Working with challenges, coaching

12:00-13:00 Break

13:00- Working with challenges, coaching

Thursday 2.6.2022 Prototyping

9:00 Registration

9:30-10:00 Recap: prototyping

10:00-11:00 Working with challenges, coaching

12:00-13:00 Break

13:00- Working with challenges, coaching, company coaching

Friday 3.6.2022 Testing

9:00 Registration

9:30-10:00 Recap: testing

10:00-11:00 Working with challenges, coaching

12:00-13:00 Break

13:00- Working with challenges, coaching

Monday 6.6.2022 Pitches

9:00 Registration

9:30-12:00 Recap: pitches

12:00-13:00 Break

13:00- Working with challenges, coaching

Tuesday 7.6.2022 Pitching day

9:00 Registration

9:30-12:00 Pitching day

12:00 Prize ceremony

12:00-16:00 End of challenge

PARTNERS

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