The “Smart Cities Course” is the joint activity for students in the KIC InnoEnergy’s master programme “Energy for Smart Cities”, celebrated every year for one week in November, and happening from 14 to 22 November 2015 in Barcelona.
During this one week course the first round of the innovation competition will take place. At the beginning of the Smart Cities Week companies will present their innovation challenges to the students. After which they will be analysed by student groups with the specific innovation SIT tools. Then each group will present their innovation proposal to a jury, deliberating the results of this innovation competition phase. During the Smart Cities Week, students will gain new insights in innovation methodologies, the business and innovation strategy link, rapid prototyping, effective communication, and future trends in Energy for Smart Cities business creation.