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【Product Development】 CoCreation Jam Course-B with AQUOS LC-24MX1
Collaboration with “SHARP” to develop world-changing product from Osaka!!

Planning session
Host: City Planning Bureau, City of Osaka
Co-Host: Sharp Corporation, Urban Innovation Institute
Development session
Host: Sharp Corporation
Co-Host: City Planning Bureau, City of Osaka, Urban Innovation Institute

【Product Development】 CoCreation Jam Course-B with AQUOS LC-24MX1 Collaboration with “SHARP” to develop world-changing product from Osaka!!

“CoCreation Jam” is an event to produce original electronic devices and applications software working with cloud computing system and the designate products. This event aims to create unprecedented new service and value based on the products which are provided by private companies.

This “CoCreation Jam” is a collaborative project with Sharp Corporation. City of Osaka has been making various efforts, including “Mono-App-Hackathon”, to create global innovation. Sharp Corporation approves the purpose of those efforts of City of Osaka, and decided to provide their home appliances product as themes of “CoCreation Jam”. (Two kinds of home electronic appliances by Sharp Corporation will be given as themes for this time, Course A and Course B have one theme each. These two events will be held successively.)

The aim of Course B is to develop smartphone apps working with AQUOS LC-24MX1, which propose unprecedented new service and value. For excellent work, there will be a possibility of continuous development for the market incorporation with Sharp Corporation.
If you are interested in creating new services in combining and utilizing both IT and hardware, or developing smartphone apps for Android, why not try generating new values with Sharp Corporation home appliance products, your unique view, ideas and technology?

Click here for the details of “AQUOS LC-24MX1”

Date and Time

Planning session
9:00am – 8:30pm, Saturday, December 7, 2013
Development session, screening and announcement
9:00am – 5:00pm, Sunday, December 8, 2013
Joint presentation meeting, screening and review
5:00pm – 8:30pm, Sunday, December 8, 2013

※ Joint presentation meeting will be held including participants of Course A as well.

Program

Each team develops smartphone app for Android to work with AQUOS (LC-24MX1, manufactured by Sharp Corporation) according to the theme provided on the first day of this event.

Saturday, December 7th
9:00am-8:30pm
Planning session • Design Thinking workshop
• Presentation and screening
• Result announcement
Development session • Reassembling teams
• Arrangement for prototyping
Sunday, December 8th
9:00am-5:00pm
Development session, Presentation, and Screening • Prototype preparation
• Final adjustment of prototype and presentation preparation
Sunday, December 8th
5:00pm-8:30pm
Joint presentation meeting • Presentation and screening
• Comment and reviews
• Networking session
  • ※ There might be some changes in the schedule.
  • ※ Excellent team will be selected based on evaluations by multiple judges.
  • ※ A Sharp corporation product is expected to be awarded to excellent team as the extra prize.

Lecturer

<Planning session>
・ Taniguchi Masaki, GOB Laboratory
・ Naoki Watanabe, GOB Laboratory
<Development session>
・ People from Sharp Corporation

Place

Saturday, December 7th, 2013
Knowledge Capital Conference Room C06
Address: 8th Floor, Grand Front Osaka Tower-C
3-1 Ofuka-cho, Kita-ku, Osaka

Sunday, December 8th, 2013
Osaka Innovation Hub(OIH)
Address: 7th Floor, Grand Front Osaka Tower-C
3-1 Ofuka-cho, Kita-ku, Osaka

Networking session : Global Venture Habitat Osaka (GVH Osaka)
※GVH Osaka is located next to OIH.
The detailed access

Participants

  1. ① Software Engineer
  2. ② Designer
  3. ③ Business Planner

Entry Qualifications

  1. ① Software Engineer
    ・ Experienced in developing apps for Android or Web system
  2. ② Designer
    ・ Experienced or interested in product design or UI/UX design
  3. ③ Business Planner
    ・ Interested in making proposals for new use of television and smartphone

Number of participants

① 20 ② 10 ③ 10
※ Your application will be screened when the number of applicants exceeds the quota.

Participation Fee

Event : JPY1,000
Networking session:JPY1,000

※ Please make a payment at reception.

Intellectual Property

Contents are available only in Japanese. Please use the inquiry form for your questions.

Precautions

Contents are available only in Japanese. Please use the inquiry form for your questions.

Contact

Innovate!osaka office
TEL: 06-6359-3004 (Mon.-Fri. 10:00-20:30 *Except for public holidays and new-year-holidays)
Inquiry form

※This project is operated by innovate!osaka which is organized by Advanced Telecommunications Research Institute International, SunBridge Global Ventures Inc., Urban Innovation Institute and Osaka Urban Industry Promotion Center, under entrustment by Osaka City.

Application deadline

5:00pm, Wednesday, November 27, 2013

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