Creative Ring Challenge Winners

Barcelona  Benelux  Helsinki  Italy

CREATIVE RING CHALLENGE 

The Creative Ring Challenge took place simultaneously in Barcelona, Ghent, Eindhoven, Brussels, Helsinki and Trentino. Each of the hubs identified a theme in which they were looking for solution to implement in their city environment. These challenges wanted to reward innovative entrepreneurs  that are ready to offer smart services and solution.

Creative Ring 

The slogan of the Creative Ring is "Towards Connected Smart and Creative Cities and Citizens". The Creative Ring will establish connections with existing organisations and institutions working in different domains through networks. The networks, and their members, will receive preferential access to the Creative Ring hubs, tools and projects. These links will enable collaborations not only between Creative Industries but will connect creativity with many other areas of research, innovation and experimentation.

The Creative Ring focuses on deploying and interlinking open platforms to engage citizens and SMEs in the co-designed creative services. The main focus of the initiative is to boost the Creative Industries sector in Europe.

LOCAL TOPICS

Barcelona:  Connected and Participatory Arts. The target of this challenge was to create innovative multi-site street art performances that will enhance the experience of citizens participating in city festivals using FIWARE and ICT technologies in order to keep the festivity closer to citizens and the city reality.

Benelux (Ghent, Brussel, Eindhoven): Smart Society Apps. Amaze us by showcasing your application, which can be implemented in musea, at festivals, sport events or even bell towers. Any kind of creative urban innovation is welcome.

Helsinki: Hack4FI – Hack your Heritage –hackathon. The target of this challenge was to find new  solutions and services which are using any kind of open data related to culture, museums, archives, or other cultural heritage.

Italy: MUSEUM-FI, Creative Business for Museums.  Museums and cultural institutions are hungry for creative, ICT and mobile solution. Innovative entrepreneurs are ready to offer smart services and solution.

Following 19 selected projects get access to the resources of CreatiFI and start developing their application with FIWARE technology. They will work closely together with their local creative hub to test and implement their project in an urban environment.

WINNERS

Belka s.r.l.

Belka s.r.l.

A solution for automating marketing for museums. We want to enable visitors to generate and share content to create buzz and WOM in social networks.

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Croma - HandmadeDance

Croma - HandmadeDance

Croma - HandmadeDance - ES - CROMA explores the interaction between different spaces and the public in a context of contemporary art explored through dance and technology

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Eventmore

Eventmore

Eventmore - FI - We offer people an easy way to find exciting things to do around the world.

mARc Project s.r.l.

mARc Project s.r.l.

mARc Project s.r.l. The service gets visitors through a territorial gamified tour of local cultural and historical sites. Challenging plot, nice character and video previews will push visitors to discover Judicaria Eco-museum and all the Eco-museums in Trentino.

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OJOO

OJOO

OJOO - BE - We are the WordPress for mobile experiences; allowing everybody without budget or technical skills to create engaging mobile experiences!

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Smart Data Hub

Smart Data Hub

Smart Data Hub - FI - Our Data Store offers instant access to huge selection of high-quality, standardized open and public data sets as well as AI-enriched aggregates of those.

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Top Data Science Ltd

Top Data Science Ltd

Top Data Science Ltd. - FI - Similar Image search and tagging engine targeted for cultural organizations. It is a time and money saving image search tool for cultural organizations with large image sets.

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Brandsome.fi

Brandsome.fi

Brandsome.fi - FI - Brandsome online service collects statistical data from the different social media channels of a of a brand and compiles it into clear and easily understandable data and statistics.

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Dimension s.r.l.

Dimension s.r.l.

Dimension s.r.l. - Integrate the museum app "NUNTIUS" into messaging systems such as Telegram, Whatsapp or Messenger.

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GipsTech s.r.l.

GipsTech s.r.l.

GipsTech s.r.l. - At GiPStech is indoor localization, at its best, for retail and industry: the most advanced technologies to locate in enclosed environments, where GPS doesn't work.

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MultiplayerQuiz - Appnormals

MultiplayerQuiz - Appnormals

MultiplayerQuiz - Appnormals - ES - MultiplayerQuiz is about gaming: a Multiplayer Quiz with questions about Barcelona in the shape of cool pixel art illustrations and animations.

OpenMove

OpenMove

OpenMove - IT - OpenMove is a software solution for smart mobility that allows to create, edit and sell digital tickets of transport and parking via app or webapp.

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Open Track

Open Track

OpenTrack - UK - We are building a new platform, OpenTrack, to manage athletics and running competitions more efficiently.

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Connected Bodies

Connected Bodies

Connected Bodies - MID - ES is an audiovisual interactive environment as well as a networked experience, standing between performance and installation, that allows two or more people in geographically separate spaces to interact simultaneously using their bodies.

EVapp

EVapp

eVAPP - BE - EVapp is a smartphone-application that in case of an emergency mobilizes medically trained volunteers to overlap the time between the occurrence of an emergency and the arrival of the emergency services.

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Here: Happen in there

Here: Happen in there

Here: Happen in there - Col-lec - ES - The idea is to create a collaborative musical/sound piece during the nights of the Mercè Festival. This piece is created through the citizen interaction through swinging on backlit swings.

OcLab

OcLab

OcLab - Specific museum application, allowing video STREAMING and full HD video Internet transmission from a client to a server located under the QuVi holographic projector.

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sCool

sCool

sCool - BE - sCool tackles the digital, new media and STEM challenges that primary schools are facing offering a learning platform and a free community for school kids.

The Citizens Constellation

The Citizens Constellation

The Citizens Constellation - ES - Citizens Constellation is a space for open discussion over the reality of the cities.

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