29/03/2020-03/04/2020

After a briefing from the Association Faune et Biotopes and from Lora IoT Network Provider Proximus Enco, students working in international teams will develop a prototype solution to track wild animals.  Therefore, they will use electronic components to collect and send data on the LoRa network. They will also prove to be creative while using their skills in programming to develop a frontend that clearly presents the collected data.

WHAT TO EXPECT ?

WHAT IS THE PROGRAMME ?

PRACTICAL DETAILS

WHAT TO EXPECT

Develop technical skills

  • Connect sensors
  • Retrieve data from sensors
  • Develop a frontend to present collected information

Develop soft skills

  • Problem-solving
  • Flexibility
  • Adaptability
  • Cooperation
  • Creativity
  • Decision making capacity
  • Networking
  • communication

 

Work in an international environment
•    Work in international teams with students from different institutions over the world
•    Develop a better intercultural understanding
•    Practice your English

Have fun

•    Teambuiling activities
•    European drink
•    Closing dinner
•    ….

 WHAT IS THE PROGRAMME ?
The finalized programme will be posted in October 2019

Monday 30 March 2020 

  • Welcoming
  • Briefing
  • Team building activities
  • Global Aperitif

Tuesday 31 March 2020

  • Work session
  • Company visit: Microsoft Innovation center
  • Visit of Mons

 

Wednesday 1st April 2020

  • Work session

Thursday 2nd April 2020

  • Coaching  sessions
  • Closing dinner

Friday 3rd of April 2020

  • Final presentations (jury)
  • Prize-Giving ceremony

 

PRACTICAL DETAILS

Where are we located ?

This week is organized on our campus of Louvain-la-Neuve , located at the heart of Brussels, 20 km south of Brussels.
You can arrive by by plane (Brussels, Airport Zaventem or Brussels South), by train or by bus.
When you arrive in Brussels Airport, you’ll have to take a train to Ottignies (look for end-destinations Namur or Luxembourg).  In Ottignies, take the train to Louvain-la-Neuve (= 10 minutes).
When you arrive in Brussels South Airport, you’ll have to take a shuttle to Bruxelles-midi / Brussel-Zuid.  There you’ll have to take a train to Ottignies (look for end-destinations Namur or Luxembourg).  In Ottignies, take the train to Louvain-la-Neuve (= 10 minutes).
train schedules 

Accommodation

Students are accommodated in Adeps Center which is within walking distance of our university college (10 minutes walk).  Rooms are for 4 students maximum.

Cost and registration

Registration costs amount to 230 € including
•    Full board (breakfast, lunch and dinner)
•    Login for the Business Game
•    Lecture and working sessions
•    All social activities included in the programme
•    Accommodation in hostel (10 minutes from campus by foot) (5 nights)
Registrations are open until January 31, 2020.  They will be handled on a first come first served basis.  In order to promote the international aspect of the event, the number of participating students is limited to 5 per institution.


REGISTRATION

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