DigiEduHack Groningen

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New Energy Coalition, the University of Groningen and EIT InnoEnergy have joined forces to be part of the worldwide DigiEduHack Hackathon on 3 and 4 October. For the DigiEduHack Groningen the collaborating parties invite all of Groningen’s talents to join forces to find new energy education solutions.

During 24 hours, several interdisciplinary teams will be challenged to come up with a solution for one of the five different challenges. They are all about: energy, IT and education. Experts and mentors will support the teams during the 24 hours in finding the best solutions to the challenges. The best team will get the opportunity to join the global DigiEduHack award contest and win €5000,-!


Are you in for the ultimate challenge to create energy education solutions?!

These exciting challenges are waiting to be solved:

  • An online Hydrogen roadmap

To close the knowledge gap, we challenge you to create an online roadmap with an overview of ‘state of the art’ research, projects, educational materials, Hydrogen Valleys and business models. > read more

  • An online course on energy transition

We challenge you to develop an outline of an online course on energy transition that is appealing to energy professionals. Use all your creativity and the newest insights (such as adaptive learning, gamification, interactivity) while keeping an eye on the costs and administrative hassle.
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  • Primary energy education

We challenge you to develop online educational materials on energy, targeted at pupils aged 4, 5, and 6. We invite you to develop both the outline of a learning module on energy, and the necessary teaching materials. > read more

  • A matchmaking tool for primary energy education

We challenge you to develop an online tool to retrieve energy teaching materials, categorising the content to various primary school levels, helping teachers find the topic of their interest, and rating the quality of the materials. > read more

  • An online marketplace for peer-to-peer energy consultancy

We challenge you to develop an online marketplace where individuals can find advice and consultancy on issues regarding energy transition applied to their own personal life and living environment. > read more