PROBLEMS YOU WILL SOLVE AT
Feelgood management -Workplaces of the future
Feelgood Management – In the future, most office workers will be able to work from any place. Hence, offices will be selected for their feelgood factor.
Sensor-based behavior recognition, voice control, service robots and artificial intelligence: Develop a new digital and user-oriented concept to increase this feelgood factor and revolutionize future office workplaces!
WISAG Facility Service is one of Germany’s leading facility service providers and primarily provides technical and infrastructural services for properties: Facility Management, Building Engineering, Commercial Cleaning, Security & Service, Catering, Garden & Landscaping Services, and Consulting & Management. Each of the service divisions is a key provider in its own sector.
A dialysis patient requires treatment at a dialysis center 3 times a week and each treatment takes around 5 hours. Usually, the facilities have three fixed time slots per day, starting at 6 am. It is a very tight schedule, that transforms travel into a huge challenge for dialysis patients. Work together with Fresenius Medical Care to solve this problem and enable patients with chronic kidney disease to plan and enjoy a great vacation. Develop a web application/portal with a smart design, clean code and a good architecture that offers optimized round trips with integrated treatments at a Fresenius Medical Care dialysis center.
Creating a future worth living – for patients worldwide, every day. Fresenius Medical Care is the world’s leading provider of products and services for people with chronic kidney failure. Developing innovative products and continuously improving our dialysis treatments are part of our worldwide research and development (R&D) activities. Those are centrally managed by the Global Research & Development division (GRD).
Patient experience/ Kidney care travel app- Travelling with chronic kidney disease
TECH/ CONCEPT CHALLENGE
New ways of truck communication
WTF – “Welcome to Frankfurt” the first KION Hackathon challenge! Get creative and illustrate the truck control of the future – whether you want to automatically unlock the truck with face recognition and AI, query its status with AR glasses or establish gesture control with data gloves, it's up to you - let your skills run free!
The KION Group is a global leader in industrial trucks, related services and supply chain solutions. Its 33,000 employees design, build, and support logistics solutions that optimize material and information flow in factories, warehouses and distribution centers. With its most famous brands, Linde, STILL and Dematic, the KION Group is the largest manufacturer of industrial trucks in Europe, and a globally leading provider of warehouse automation.
Amazon Alexa – Work together with Mainova and help enhance the customer experience by creating a custom skill that allows to access all Mainova online services.
Mainova AG based in Frankfurt am Main is the largest energy utility company in Hessen. For them, the future of energy is sustainable, efficient and decentralized. They are creating their business with innovative approaches and dependable energy supplies. Therefore, they sustain responsibility of their natural resources.
Voice-based user experience
How can we make out the most of our data? Collect ideas and define business cases. Come up with ways that the data of Germany’s biggest airport could be used to improve process quality or generate new products and services.
Fraport AG, owner and manager of Frankfurt Airport, offers a wide range of high-quality airport services like airfreight and passenger transportation that ensure the smooth flow of flight operations. In cooperation with its partners, Fraport AG is investing in the expansion of Frankfurt Airport City. This has developed into a thriving business location that attracts an increasing number of dynamic internationally-oriented companies.
Improve data usage and collection
BUSINESS/ CONCEPT CHALLENGE
Work together with the Lufthansa Group and create engaging ad-hoc in-flight communities. We have all been there: You fly to a new destination and still do not know how to best enjoy yourself once there. So, why don’t you ask fellow passengers on-board what they would recommend? Create a solution, which animates passengers to share thoughts and ideas, become friends and enjoy the time in-flight in a fascinating and engaging way.
The FlyingLab is Lufthansa's open innovation platform. Together with experts and partners, the airline is making the impact of digitalisation on all walks of life both visible and tangible. The topics come from the Technology, Well-Being, Zeitgeist and Sustainability sectors. FlyingLabs take place in airport lounges, at conventions and trade fairs, as well as on board scheduled flights.