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#EYA17 Festivalprogram


Arrivals throughout the day

From 14.00 | Registration for international student groups & Festival participants!
Pick up your welcome bag & conference badge at Hotel Europa, 1st floor, Bahnhofgürtel 89

15.30 | Welcome in Graz – First Get2Gether for EYA Winners! (for winners only)
Hotel Europa, seminar room, 1st floor, Bahnhofgürtel 89

16.00 – 17.15 | Welcome Session: Boost your Creativity in the Factory of Imagination!
Facilitators: Steffie Limère & Adam Montandon, Founders of Factory of Imagination
Murinsel, Lendkai 19

18.00 – 19.15 | Lightening Talks and Official Opening

Moderator: Peter A. Bruck, Honorary Chairman ICNM, Austria

19.15 – 20.00 | Ten Meters of Thinking with and by Paul Hughes, Director of Ten Meters of Thinking, Ireland

20.00 – 21.00 | Binding ties of friend- and fanship | Socialising
Styrian reception at the City Hall


 9.15 – 9.30 | Welcome Words & EYA Drivers! fhjoanneum_logo_web_coop

Peter A. Bruck, Honorary Chairman ICNM, Austria

 9.30 – 10.45 | EYA Campfire: Being successful, sharing experience!
Learning about the Life of Entrepreneurs: Listen, ask, get inspired!
Mentors and entrepreneurs (TBC).

Moderator: Peter A. Bruck, Honorary Chairman ICNM, Austria

10.45 – 11.00 | Mind regeneration with coffee and friends – Have a cup of coffee with EYA mentors

11.00 – 11.40 | Innovation Talks – Inspiring Keynotes!

Moderator: Peter A. Bruck, Honorary Chairman ICNM, Austria

11.40 – 12.00 | Comfort Break

12.00 – 13.20 | Skills & Capacity Building (Workshops)
Develop your skills, advance your knowledge and build your capacity!

13.20 – 14.30 | Recharge with food & friends


14.30 – 18.30 | Winners Presentations
EYA Winners present their creative digital projects in 5 minutes

Moderators: Odeta Iseviciute, Adcanon, Lithuania; Mathias Haas, Super Social, Austria


18.30 – 19.30 | Q & A Workshop (for winning teams & students participating in the local student project (FH CAMPUS 02 and FH JOANNEUM)
FH JOANNEUM, Audimax, Eggenberger Allee 11

18.30 – … | The Final Choice: Jury Dinner and Decision Meeting (for jurors)
Hotel Europa, Bahnhofgürtel 89

18.30 – … | Students’ Socializing in Styria (for students participating in the International Student Project)
Explore Graz and enjoy Styrian food together!

18.30 – … | Free Evening (for Festival participants and winning teams after Q & A Workshop)

10.00 – 10.15 | Warm Up with Peter A. Bruck, ICNM

10.15 – 11.00 | World-Cafés with Experts

11.00 – 11.20 | Vote for five workshop topics – mind regeneration with coffee and friends

11.20 – 12.45 | Workshops
Working groups to develop concepts

12.45 – 13.15 | Wrap up: Dive deeper: Solving Challenges together
Fishbowl summarizing the results of the morning session

Moderator: Peter A. Bruck, Honorary Chairman ICNM, Austria

13.30 | Bus to Chamber of Commerce (Departure: Hotel Europa)

13.45 – 14.45 | Recharge with food and friends

14.45 – 16.15 | Open Space: Student Exhibitionwk_logo_support
Students participating in the EYA International and Local Student Project present their work and exchange interactively with the EYA Winning Teams and audience. Enjoy productive collaboration and gain fresh knowledge, expertise and ideas directly from studens from Europe’s top universities! Don’t miss this unique peer-2-peer consulting!

The best Local and International Team will selected by outstanding Expert Juries! Check out the Local Student Group Jury and International Student Group Jury!

Babes-Bolyai University, Romania (Coordinator: Cristina Pop Tiron)
FHNW, Switzerland (Coordinator: Lynn Lim)
Frisian Design Factory, Netherlands (Coordinator: Eric Voigt)
IPCA, Portugal (Coordinator: Teresa Dieguez)
MOME University, Hungary (Coordinator: Attila Horányi)
Nomcentar, Serbia, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Croatia, Montenegro, Slovenia  (Coordinator: Dušica Birovljević)

EAL, Denmark (Coordinator: Steffie Limère)
TAMK University, Finland (Coordinator: Sohvi Sirkesalo)
TU Graz, Austria (Coordinator: Johanna Pirker)
University of Lincoln, United Kingdom (Coordinator: Jon Holmes)
Universty of Skopje, Macedonia (Coordinator: Dimitar Jovevski)
FH Campus02, Austria (C.s: Elisabeth Pergler, Michael Terler, Walter Rath)
FH Joanneum, Austria (Coordinator: Lisa Mahajan)

Moderator: tbc

16.30 | Bus back to Hotel Europa

16.30 – 18.45 | Time to get ready for…

18.45 | Bus to the Dom im Berg (Departure: Hotel Europa)


19.00 | Open Doors: VIP Cocktail & Reception

20.00 | Opening
Master of Ceremony, awesome Prince of EYA – Adam Montandon, EAL, Denmark/UK

22.00 | After Party

Driving Home!

10.00-11.00 | European Huddle: Sharing experience and learnings, saying good-bye!
Hotel Europa, Bahnhofgürtel 89
Reviewing results and emotions: new knowledge, new friendships, new opportunities

12.00-13.00 | Enjoy Graz, Explore the Town!
City Tour | Meeting point: tram stop “Südtiroler Platz/Kunsthaus”

Throughout the day: take the drive home & drive home safely!