that face our cities and create possible solutions.
we are working together to provide innovative, nature-friendly mobility solutions.
In 3 editions we'll give 10 000€ for succesfull projects.
being able to define their own challenges depending on 3 sponsor packages.
The aim of the Citython is to analyse mobility challenges that face our cities and create possible solutions. Multidisciplinary teams consisting of students and professionals from different fields and specialisations compete to offer the city and its inhabitants innovative solutions to the identified challenges and needs.
The Citython’s ambition is to create a reference event in Europe, which will succeed in attracting the best talents, including students of the EIT Urban Mobility academic programmes, and create the most innovative solutions along with suppliers and/or commercial partners.
WHO WE ARE?
We are a consortia formed by KAJO, CERTH, PowerHUB, tech. universities in Žilina (SK), Košice (SK), CARNET (Future Mobility Research Hub), working together in partnership with EIT Urban Mobility over the organization and execution of the event with our expertise as on previous hackathons.
This project is funded by EIT Urban Mobility, an initiative of the European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT), a body of the European Union. EIT Urban Mobility brings together cities, universities, research centres, commercial partners and companies to work on urban mobility innovations and make our cities much more liveable and comfortable for their citizens, for us, our children and for our friends in accordance to maintain our planet healthy.
The Citython is an outstanding opportunity for industrial players to be involved as sponsors, and even obtain potential solutions by having the chance to define an additional challenge.
In previous editions, various mobility companies have sponsored the mobility Hackathon, being able to define their challenge and after the event, collaborate with the winning team to further develop their solution.
CITYTHON 2022 Partners
This project is funded by EIT Urban Mobility, an initiative of the European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT), a body of the European Union.
EIT Urban Mobility acts to accelerate positive change on mobility to make urban spaces more liveable. Learn more: eiturbanmobility.eu.