So, What are “Smart Poles”? you ask! “Smart Poles” are multifunctional poles that serves needs in an environment. This can be the need for traffic light, access to WiFi, advertising, or serve as a charging station for electric cars – basically anything you can think of!
Varanger Kraft Entrepreneur is part of Finnmarks regional electrical power company (Varanger Kraft), and they will be putting up smart poles in the host city of the ICE-festival, Kirkenes, and they need our help with innovating great new areas of use for these poles! The team that has the best idea will win a trip to SLUSH in Finland.