Finland wide 5G Future Logistics Hackathon with simultaneous online satellite events at universities across Finland

Introduction

Xamk will coordinate the first nationwide 5G Future Logistics Satellite Hackathon from 20th to 22nd May 2021. Satellite means there will be three teams from each partner solving three logistics cases simultaneously. Cases are Mussalo harbor, RRT Rail Terminal, and Helsinki East-Aerodrome at Pyhtää airport.

Selected teams will work in O365 environment of their own university at the same time as other teams around Finland. Participating teams can work online or physically in the same city depending on the COVID-19 restrictions of the area.

Our partners

Nokia Corporations will hold a lecture on 5G technology and its industrial applications on a global level during the hackathon on Thursday 20th May at 15.30. https://nokia.ly/3n2p3Cy

Elisa Oyj will invite all participants to their Virtual 5G Showroom for an inspirational tour on Friday 21st May morning at 9.00 – 9.30.

University Partners at Hackathon:

Savonia UAShttps://www.savonia.fi/en/homepage/ / https://www.bcpohjois-savo.fi/en/home/

Centria UAShttps://web.centria.fi/en

HAMK UAS – https://www.hamk.fi/?lang=en

Xamk provides free study material for Hackathon on 5G technology (needs registration): https://pulse.xamk.fi/product/basics-of-5g-mooc/

More info

Please contact:
Project Manager Riku Happonen
riku.happonen@xamk.fi
+358 44 7028238

Project Manager Erna Gronow
erna.gronow@xamk.fi
+358 40 688 6919

 

Learn the Basics of 5G

Xamk provides free study material for Hackathon on 5G technology (needs registration)

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Cases

PORT OF HAMINAKOTKA: CONCEPTS OF TRAFFIC SAFETY IN THE HARBOR AREA USING 5G TECHNOLOGY

The Port of HaminaKotka is Finland’s largest export harbor.

HaminaKotka website

RRT- TERMINAL: CONCEPTS FOR FUTURE TRUCK PARK USING 5G AUTOMATION SERVICES

The Rail Road Terminal (RRT) in Kouvola, Finland is a major logistics hub, with both national and international logistics traffic. Freight trains travel from Kouvola as far as China. The challenge is concepts for the future truck park using 5G automation services. The amount of trucks is a maximum of 70 at the same time.

More information about RRT

HELSINKI EAST-AERODROME: HOW 5G CAN BE UTILIZED IN AIRPORT BUSINESS

The Helsinki East-Aerodrome is a new airport in Pyhtää, Finland. They are at the forefront of developing new business concepts in smaller-scale flight logistics.

Helsinki East-Aerodrome website

PRELIMINARY SCHEDULE OF THE EVENT

Facts

20.05.2021 - 22.05.2021

Implementers

Administrator: XAMK RISICO, DIGPA and 5G FINLOG projects