EBEC Helsinki 2013

Are you an Aalto student who is interested in programming? Want to win Nokia Lumia 820’s for your team and a trip to semifinals in Lund with your frinds?

Board of European Students of Technology (BEST) organizes ‘EBEC Helsinki 2013’ Competition, a software development competition for Windows Phone, together with Nokia at Aalto Design Factory in Otaniemi during 21.-22.2.2013.
No prior experiance is required for Windows Phone programming, as there will be a training day on 15th of February 10:00-14:00 at Venture Garage. It’s enough that you’re interested in the topic and willing to learn more! The trainings before the event and the tutoring during the competition will support your success.
The competition time is 24 hours and the theme is Do-Good-apps. During the competition, there will be food and drinks served, video games and other activities available for breaks and accommodation in the guest rooms in OK20 available if you need some rest.

It’s gonna be unique learning experience unlike any regular schoolwork. Don’t miss it! The registration happens at www.ebecaalto.fi. We can take only a limited amount of participants so register yourself/your team of 4 Aalto students quickly to make sure you’re included!

If you have any questions, please contact the Main Organizers Vili Auvinen and Lauri Blomberg (first.last(at)aalto.fi).




Below is a tentative schedule of the competition day December 1st 2010:

9:00 – 11:00 Opening Ceremony & breakfast @ Aalto Design Factory

11:00 – 13:00Case study session I

13:00 – 14:00 Lunch break

14:00 – 16:30 Case study session II

16:30 – 17:00 Group photographs & break

17:00 – 19:00 Final presentations, snacks & refreshments

19:00 – 19:30 Jury presents the results

19:30 – xx:xx AFTER PARTYYY @Rantsu!!


What to Bring with You?

There are some computers at Aalto Design Factory, but it is advisable that you bring your own. There’s WiFi available everywhere in the building. We’ll keep you nourished with food & snacks, so lunch boxes are not needed! For after party, please take a towel (its polite for other people)..Oh, and grab your bag of ideas with you and come with an open mind!