The FI-WARE Challenge Has Its Winners
The challenge “Build your Future Internet application using FI-WARE” ended last Friday September 6th, with a good participation and 44 projects submitted opting to earn 20,000 €.
The goal of the challenge was to build applications based on the “Generic Enablers” (Ges) available in FI-LAB. A live example for developers to experiment with the platform technology free-form.
After the deliberation the jury of FI-WARE, the winners were announced today at a prize-giving ceremony on the main stage of CP Europe. The person granting the four main applications is Juan José Hierro, FI-WARE Coordinator and Chief Architect, also was on hand to give special awards categories
In total, 10.000 € in prizes awarded.
The first prize is a five thousand euro (5.000 €) prize that acknowledges the effort and great interest of the project. The prize is for Smartads project, by Alberto Elías’ team (spain)
Let’s go with the second prize of three thousand euros (3,000 €) to traffic monitor, by Justas salkevicius (from lithuania).
To continue, the third prize of one thousand and five hundred euros (1,500 €) to enphi, by Ivan trancik’s team (from slovakia)
Fourth prize. It is a pleasure to give the fourth prize of five hundred euros (500 €) to Sociware, by pau contreras’ team (spain).
Moreover, an additional EUR 10.000 €were distributed in four special categories:
Young developer prize of 2,500 € is for “smart-ads”, by Alberto Elias’ team (spain)
·Best “connected to the internet of things” prize of 2,500 € is for “Hotel automation” by Antonio sanchez’s team (spain)
·Best “cloud application” prize of 2,500 € is Void
· Best user interface prize of 2,500 € is for “Social charger”, by Pablo García-nieto’s team (spain)
We want to thank all the participants for your awesome projects and congratulate the winners!