Rethink creative marathon: Rethinking how the city works and lives
What did the client ask for / What was the main goal that they want to achieve? / What was the main challenge?
- How can we embrace the concept of Smart Cities?
- What can be done to make Skopje a part of the Smart Cities?
- Create innovative solutions based on the Smart Cities concept
- Discover ways of using alternative resources of energy
- Tackle one of the most concerning problems of modern society and create promising solutions for the future
What we will do in order to reach the main goal/address the challenge. Up to 5 bullets
Organized a creative marathon on the topic ‘Smart Cities: rethinking how the city works and lives” with focus on Skopje
Opened a call for gathering ambitious and talented youngsters
Understand the current situation of the city and consider possible solutions
Consider potential implementation of the provided solutions
Step #1: Gain insights about the concept of Smart Cities and find possible ways of its implementation in Skopje. Discover how we can join together a mass of people that can work together on developing solutions for this concept.
Step #2: Organized the creative marathon called Rethink, where enthusiasts could apply to give their contribution in creating innovative solutions for Skopje. Furthermore, a communication and marketing strategy was developed in order to raise awareness about the event, its goal and mission.
Step #3: The three day event took place as a part of IT Novum 2018. The event started with a conference where well known experts and professionals shared their experience and knowledge about Smart Cities. The important thing is they were all from the local business scene, and they already had an experience in this field of work. The creative marathon continued with the 20 teams who worked on developing solutions obtaining different categories as a part of the Smart Cities.