#EYA Festival 2019 Program

Wednesday, Nov 27

Thursday, Nov 28

Friday, Nov 29

Saturday, Nov 30

Envision a Better Society!

9.30–13.00 | Morning Session: Accept the Challenge!

FH JOANNEUM, Audimax, Eggenberger Allee 11

9.30–9.50 | Be a Shark!

Interactive keynote by George Malekkos, CEO POWERSOFT Solutions Ltd, Cyprus

Comfort Break

10.00–13.00 | EYA Solution Jam

What are real business challenges nowadays? Tackle the most burning questions for companies! How can YOU contribute to a meaningful solution? Are your ideas feasible? Accept the challenge!
Companies from different fields will present a real-life challenge. You will work together on these challenges and present your smart ideas in the end. What does the company representatives think about your concept? Take the chance to get in contact with business players and renowned innovators.

Challengers & challenges tba

13.00–14.15 | Lunch time: Recharge with food & friends!

14.15–16.15 | Afternoon Session: EYA Open Space

FH JOANNEUM, Audimax, Eggenberger Allee 11

Go WOW by the astonishing consulting work of students from all over Europe: they worked on analyses and suggestions for further development of the winning projects and will showcase their results interactively (exhibition with open discussion and vote for the best “student project” (announced and awarded at the Gala Ceremony))

Babes-Bolyai University, Romania (Coordinator: Cristina Pop Tiron)
▸ Belarusian State University, Belarus (Coordinators: Julia Sergeeva, Pavel Hrashavik)
Corvinus University, Hungary (Coordinator: Julianna Faludi)
UCL University College, Denmark (Coordinator: Jacob Thomsen)
▸ FH Kiel (Coordinator: Franziska Uhing)
FHNW, Switzerland (Coordinators: Lynn Lim, Shivani Pal)
KFU Graz, Austria (Coordinator: Sabine Klinger)
MOME University, Hungary (Coordinator: Attila Horányi)
Salzburg College, Austria (Coordinator: Lukas Stockinger)
Technical University Graz, Austria (Coordinator: Johanna Pirker)
University of Skopje, North Macedonia (Coordinator: Dimitar Jovevski)
University Business Academy NS – MEF Faculty Belgrade, Serbia (Coordinator: Tatjana Dragičević Radičević)
Universität der angewandten Kunst Wien, Austria (Coordinators: Katharina Gsöllpointner, Mitra Kazerani)
FH CAMPUS 02, Austria (Coordinators: Elisabeth Pergler, Michael Terler, Walter Rath, Wolfgang Knöbl)
FH JOANNEUM, Austria (Coordinator: Lisa Mahajan)

Moderator: Birgit Kolb, EYA Project Manager, Austria

19.00– . . . | Gala Evening: Celebrating Excellence

Dom im Berg, Schloßbergplatz 1

Are you ready to party with the digital heroes? Celebrate your learnings from the Festival with your new friends, dance till the morning light and feel the EYA spirit!

Masters of Ceremony: Gica Trierweiler & Adam Montandon
Live Music & Afterparty: DJ Ivory Parker

19.00 Doors open & cocktail reception / 20.00 Begin of Gala Ceremony / 22.00 Afterparty