The international hackathon event combines design and technology in order to come up with new innovative solutions with the help of virtual reality and augmented reality technologies
The Marimekko Designathon will be held at Marimekko’s headquarters in Helsinki, Finland over a weekend from 15 to 17 September 2017, in conjunction with the Helsinki Design Week.
On Sunday 17 September 2017, a jury will select the top 3–5 ideas from approximately 10 entries.
The winners will have the opportunity to present their ideas to an audience of investors and startups at Slush 2017, 30 November – 1 December.
Winners will be announced seperately
Submitting to this hackathon could earn you:
How to enter
The sign-up for the Marimekko Designathon
lasts until 31 August 2017.
This Devpost platform is used to confirm the rules and to submit projects to be eligible for the competition.
AR / VR Expert
Author of Hello Ruby, programmer and TED resident
Award-winning Danish furniture and product designer
CEO of Pentagon Design
Founder of Helsinki Design Week, President of WDWN
CEO of Marimekko