Post-COVID World Challenge
11-13 December 2020

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What is the first international online research Ideathon Post-COVID World Challenge?
International experts, professors, thought leaders and IT professionals from the leading academic institutions and companies
2 days of interactive lectures and communication with creative teams
Up to 15
We will connect participants from all over the world
2-5 teammates
Сreative people, interesting acquaintances and good mood
The Challenge
Nowadays we face with a remarkable number of issues to be resolved as the world changes toward a post-COVID-19 future, as
well as an important range of opportunities to develop new approaches, expand new industries, and establish new realities.
The participants are encouraged to think broadly about the disruptions and difficulties they see around them in remote communication.
Ideas could be new or linked to an existing company's
redesign. During the challenge the students will learn about research methods and design thinking methodology.
of the first online research Ideathon
Until 17:00 CET. December 10. Register a team
The team should have 2-5 participants. If you do not have a team or enough team members, will find a team or a missing participant for you
December 11
Receive the task
Immerse yourself into the solution of the given problem and offer your unique solution
December 13
Send your solution
You need to offer your solution in presentation (pdf format) and send it to us
December 13
Pitch your project
Become the winner of the first online research Ideathon
Click to the names to know more about these amazing people from all over the world!
Joerg Becker
University of Muenster
Professor, Chair for Information Systems and Information Management. Spokesman of the WWU Center for Europe.
Ph.D., Global Head of University Alliances at SAP
Michael Shanks
Stanford University
Professor of Classics
Faculty, Stanford Archaeology Center
Sohyeong Kim
Berkeley - Stanford FoodInno Initiative. The Founder.
Executive Director of Food Design at Stanford
Victor Taratukhin
SAP and University of Muenster
Ph.D., SAP University Alliances Global Research Relations Lead and Regional Director for Silicon Valley
Tamara Carleton
Stanford University
Ph.D., CEO of Innovation Leadership Group LLC, Director of Stanford's Silicon Valley Innovation Academy
Principal and Japan Representative, SAP Labs Silicon Valley
Keynote speech: Prof. Michael Shanks
17:00 – 17:15
Ideathon Challenge 11-13 December
General Schedule
CET (GMT +1)
Welcome speech from the partner of Ideathon Challenge - SAP: Katharina Schaefer
The beginning of ideathon
17:15 – 17:30
18:00 – 18:30
17:30 – 18:00
9:00 – 9:30
11 December

12 December

13 December

Welcome speech from the university of Muenster and HSE.
Keynote speech: Prof. Joerg Becker
18:30 – 19:15
The workshop-design thinking principles: Prof. Victor Taratukhin
task announcement+sending emails with the tasks
Keynote speech: Kakeru Tsubota
9:30 – 10:00
Workshop about design thinking
17:00 – 17:30
17:30 – 18:00
18:00 – 19:00
Keynote speech: Sohyeong Kim
Keynote speech: Tamara Carleton
Expert session
10:00 – 12:30
Europe presentations
16:00 – 18:30
North and South America presentations
19:00 – 19:15
Announcement of the results
19:15 – 20:00
Registration is closed. We are glad to see you next year!
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