Cloud Software & FinnCloud Hackathon -tapahtuma Katinkullassa 24.-26.3.2013Cloud Software & FinnCloud Hackathon Practicalities 24.-26.3.2013 Katinkulta Vuokatti

Place: Vuokatti (Katinkulta)

Time: 24.3.2013 – 26.3.2013
Hackathon Goal: A set of teams from two+ companies/research institutes to create something impressive together in 30 hours
 Sunday  20:00 Get together: Idea descriptions, team gathering, and, of course, food & snacks.
 Monday  10:00 30-hour hackathon starts…
 Tuesday 16:00 …30-hour hackathon ends.
 Tuesday 17:00 Get a shower, please.
 Tuesday 18:00 D&D (Demos & Dinner)
Call for participants: First, we’ll need “Landlords”, who provide an idea, tools, platforms, and support, etc. Second, we’ll need participants, who provide their ambition and happy faces. If you’re employed by a Cloud Software or FinnCloud company/research institute, please, join to the hackathon! Just send an email to Marko Komssi, working for F-Secure (firstname.lastname(at)

The Future in the Cloud – A Finnish Edge -seminaari 25.3.2013 KaukametsäThe Future in the Cloud – A Finnish Edge 25.3.2013 Kaukametsä

Welcome to listen and to participate in a dialogue on
– how to build competitive advantage with cloud services
– how “The Finnish ICT Cluster 2015” plans and the future of digital economy in Finland will turn into reality
– what is in the new FORGE Service Lab for you
– the results of the Cloud Software Program

Among distinguished presenters you’ll find e.g. Ken Ducatel, Head of Unit, Software and Services, Cloud Computing at DG Connect EC, Kimmo Koski CSC, Reijo Paajanen TIVIT, Janne Järvinen F-Secure, Niko Herlin FinPro, Kirsi Miettinen from the Ministry of of Housing and Communications, Jari Tolonen City of Kajaani and Carl Wideman Kajaani Data Center Cluster.

Companies and research organisations participating in the Cloud Software and the FinnCloud programs will present their findings at the Bazaar.

The day will also include a short visit to the CSC Data Center in Kajaani, where you’d find one of the most energy-efficient data centers in the world, and the most powerful computers in Finland.

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