Home & Family
Family, hearth, home: they're the center of life, they're what defines us. Things at home can get chaotic sometimes, but we love it. Nevertheless there are times when finding or locating things quickly might help you make time to relish moments at home or with family even more often.
This category is about private life and loved ones. Think about products and applications that make things easier by using technology to find and follow various aspects of your personal surroundings and life.
Ever thought about how great it would be to locate your lost pet? Knowing how to find your four-legged friend? Is your hobby keeping homing pigeons who travel hundreds of miles? Or are you a farmer constantly struggling to gather your herd?
Think about applications and product solutions that use state-of-the-art communication technology to track and find animals and make life easier.
Outdoor & Sports
"Darn! I can’t find my golf ball again." Sports and outdoor activities are supposed to be fun and relaxing, not frustrating because you keep losing track of a piece of sports equipment.
If you've ever experienced a situation like this while outdoors or doing sports and have an idea how to make life easier with the use of state-of-the-art communication technology, then share your idea here.
Fun & Play
When you were a little kid, did you receive an answer to your message in the bottle you launched at sea? How great would it have been, if you'd had the chance to track your bottle?!
This and other ideas are the subject of this category – let your mind wander and come up with fun and wild ideas for the use of state-of-the-art communication technology!
Healthcare & Well-being
The world around us is changing quickly; the moments when we find time to relax and concentrate on ourselves are becoming rare. Therefore, we need to find ways to get the most out of these moments that help us refuel our batteries.
The need for efficient and all-encompassing healthcare is growing continuously. In almost any discussion related to improving healthcare, whether it implies reduced costs or improved patient safety or satisfaction, usually technology is a core component. New technologies can not only help solving problems but make life easier.
Think about application areas and product-solutions using state-of-the-art communication technology to find, locate or follow things in the area of healthcare and well-being.
Safety & Security
Imagine situations when you want to know where certain things or people are – simply because you care about them. Think about your most valuable belongings, your treasures or especially - the ones you care about the most – your loved ones. Sometimes it is just a good feeling to know where they are.
Show us your ideas to help solve problems and make life easier in this category concerning aspects of safety and security!
Work & Travel
Have you ever lost your luggage on one of your journeys?
Or has your wallet been stolen leaving you with no identification in order to get back home? Having the possibility to locate a variety of objects would help make life much easier.
Think about situations and problems in your work life or in travel situations, for which you could use state-of-the-art communication technology to find and follow and make life easier!
Public Outings & Events
Have you been to the mall on a busy Saturday – arms loaded with shopping bags – and you just couldn't remember where you parked your car? Or have you been in any other situation while out and about when you simply needed an easy way to find something or someone?
Show us your ideas, which could help solve problems in this public outings & events category and simply make life easier!
Production & Logistics
The area of production and logistics covers the demanding challenge of knowing where products or inventory are located or where they are heading – in real time. New state-of-the-art communication technologies can help to organize processes in your business and even provide additional information about the condition of your goods. Imagine you are a sub-contractor for a big supermarket chain and need to know if the temperature of your cooled shipment falls below a critical level.
Think about possible application areas and show us your great ideas to make your business run easier!
Nature & Environment
Our world is faced by serious threats due to the fast development of the world population and exploitation of natural resources. Ways to protect our environment and to preserve it for following generations are indispensable.
Think about possible application areas, where state-of-the-art technology to find and locate things might help us support this important mission. Show us your ideas!