Bring in your knowledge, background, ideas and experience to create new solutions and project proposals within one of the 4 dedicated challenge tracks.
You can further choose between 8 challenge briefs. Briefs are provided by Alfa Laval Denmark, Novo Nordisk, Novozymes & Nilfisk (HelloScience), Ramboll, Lendager Group, Science City (VidensByen), ESA BIC, and World Congress of Architects 2023 Copenhagen.
How can manufacturing companies and other organisations transition to a Circular Economy?
Value chain restructuring, local production, stock safety, green retail and environmental soundness.
Industry: Maritime, Food, Housing.
Field of Expertise: Sustainable Products, Eco-friendly products, System Innovation.
“Alfa Laval is today a world leader within the key technology areas of heat transfer, separation and fluid handling. Our company was founded on a single brilliant invention and innovation remains at the heart of everything we do.”
Industry: Building, Architecture, Design.
Field of Expertise: Sustainable solutions for architecture and urban planning. Re-use of materials in buildings. Minimising waste on construction sites.
“Lendager Group is specialized in promoting circular economy within future cities, buildings and companies across its three legs: Lendager ARC, Lendager UP and Lendager TCW.”
How can we best design sustainable modern cities?
Clean water, public spaces, new models of transport, recreational areas, or wildlife protection.
How can we organise the future of work? What are new challenges, and solutions?
Take advantage of the learnings during the crisis: Virtual and physical work environments. New digital tools. Eco-design and workspace equipment.
ESA Business Incubation Centre
Industry: Space Systems
Field of Expertise: Start-ups
Keywords: Space, SDGs, sustainability, satellite applications, space technology
The key question of the challenge is:
How Can We Create A Sustainable Circular Society?
Participants are allowed to pursue a Wildcard challenge, which means any challenge or idea that doesn’t fall under the three listed above. The aim is to allow all COVID- 19 and all sustainability related solutions, as long as they match the overall theme of the event; a sustainable circular society.