Listen to Ni Jin, from China, testimonial of the last Fusion Point hackathon!

Designers, marketers, statisticians, business managers, developers, data and computer scientists, unite! And blend your skills into a unique combination to glean fresh insights from complex data and behaviours!

Work in a multidisciplinary team for two days to build the smartest healthcare solution, leveraging the knowledge, experience and tools provided at Fusion Point on the ESADE campus.
Fusion Point is a project designed to find innovative solutions to social or company challenges through interdisciplinary collaboration in education and research. It is the result of 5 year of collaboration between 3 centres of exellence in Barcelona: ESADE Business and Law School, UPC Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya and IED Istituto Europeo di Design. Find out more.

Here is your Challenge

You will develop a functioning prototype and a viability/business plan for a product that can detect & manage psychiatric symptoms, such as anxiety, hyperactivity, as well as other symptoms associated with psychiatric disorders (bipolar disorder, anxiety disorders, depression, etc.)

And these are you tools

A portable biomedical device for signal acquisition and a small microcontroller with sensors and actuators, as well as your tablets and laptops!

Field experts will assist you

You will get help from mentors from the three participating schools: ESADE, the technical university UPC and the design school IED, as well as experts from Accenture and Sanofi.

  48 hours +  
 multidisciplinary teams