Program

#ICEKIRKENES – 8 HOUR CHALLENGE

 

The Green Arctic Innovation Challenge

 
 
Please, note that this is not a final program. The final program will be published soon.

 

16:00
Kick off

• Welcome from the ICE-team
• Practicalities
• Welcoming message from the Norwegian Minister of Trade & Industry
• Introduction of the Green Arctic Innovation Challenge
• Meet your team

17:15
Break
17:30
Empathy

• What is Design Thinking?
• Psychological safety
• “Inspirational talk” by Kristine Ullaland, Zero Waste Norway

18:55
Break
19:05
Definition & Ideation

• Cross pollination stories
• Lightning demos
• Solution sketching

20:35
Break
20:45
Voting on Solution Sketch

• “Inspirational talk” by Svein-Erik Hjerpbakk, Nordic Comfort Products
• Presentations of solution sketches
• Voting and deciding on final solution sketch
• Cultural break with the band “Gruppa Krovy”, a five-piece band of Norwegian rockers who shares their love for iconic Soviet-Russian rock music.

21:40
Break
21:50
Prototyping

• Prototyping in Figma
• Selection of top 3 finalists
• Pitch preparation by teams

22:50
Working Break
23:20
Pitching, Voting and Winner Announcement!

• Pitches by the finalists
• Voting on the winning solution
• Winner announcement and wrap-up