Make an impact on the world while being creative. At the hackathon East Sweden Hack you get to meet a lot of new people, solve problems and learn new things. The hackathon takes place September 2nd – 4th in the inspiring venue CreActive in Linköping, Sweden.

A hackathon is a competition where people with different knowledges create new products and services during a limited amount of time. Creators, innovators and programmers meet up and create a place for innovation, creativity and development.

The registration for the hackathon is open!

Register Here


What is East Sweden Hack?

East Sweden Hack is a hackathon where you get to combine Open Data with Internet of Things. To participate you can come up with your own idea that you get to solve during the hackathon, or you can solve one of the 10 challenges that we’ve collected from citizens in Linköping and Norrköping.


How do I sign up for the hackathon?

Sign up for the hackathon here

At East Sweden Hack there will be 20 teams with 4 people in each team. Either you can register as a Team or a Beginner team. If you’re not sure if you are able to participate in the hackathon in September you can register as a Wildcard. If you don’t have a team, feel free to contact Anna Broeders!


Who can participate in East Sweden Hack?

Everyone! We believe that diversify is key to the best teams and solutions. It is also free of charge to participate in the hackathon. We provide you with food during the weekend as well as Internet of Things equipment. If you are traveling from outside of Östergötland we provide you with accommodation during the weekend.

The prizes


January 5-8, 2017

The winner team of Best Project will go to the fair CES in Las Vegas! 


20 000 SEK

The winners of the category Integration will win 20 000 SEK.

20 000 SEK

The winners of the category Energy & Sustainability will win 20 000 SEK.

20 000 SEK

The winners of the category Civil Environment & Transportations will win 20 000 SEK.

20 000 SEK

The winners of the category Healthcare & Medical Care will win 20 000 SEK.


Don’t hesitate to contact any of us in the East Sweden Hack crew:

Sara Martin
Project Manager
+46 (0) 739 347823

Lena Miranda
CEO Mjärdevi Science Park

+46 (0) 070 529 56 45

Anna Broeders
Responsible of registrations and participants

+46 (0)  725 743700

Niclas Söör
Responsible for Citizen Hacks and the 10 challenges

+46 (0) 703 354640