Does innovation, sustainability and food make your heart leap? Are you passionate about the more sustainable future of food? Then join us! There are three ways you can engage in the Hack.
We try to be as smooth as possible and tailor the experience to fit your needs. Here are some of the ways you can join the Hack, but don’t hesitate to contact us if you need a special arrangement or if you wish to be an official partner.
Be a Hacker
Stay the whole weekend as a hacker. This includes access to the Food Tech Pavilion and Food Talk on Friday, being part of a Hack-team during the whole weekend, professional mentoring, possibility to win prices worth 50 000:- sek, the Grand Final pitching event, hang out and get to know an international food community members and much much more.
All meals to nurture your minds are included from Friday lunch until Sunday lunch + accommodation in dorms.
Attend Food Talk
Be our guest on Friday and get access the Food Tech Pavilion and the Food Talk program. You can expect to get first-hand experience of some of the new technologies that are about to be implemented in the food industry and be inspired by some brilliant people in food and sustainability. As if that wasn’t enough you are invited to stay for dinner!
Enjoy the prize-award ceremony
Join the pitching event and prize-award ceremony on Sunday. This is when it all comes together and the teams present their work. It is always super exciting to listen in on what everybody’s hard work has cooked down to. A great opportunity to listen in on new ideas and innovative approaches for a Healthier Planet. Oh – and lunch is on us!
There’s a dorm and access to showers just next to Krinova, bring your bedroll and sleeping bag!
If you prefer to stay at a hotel we have a some good offers from Stadshotellet in the city center (20 minute walk).
Food Talk attendees
We have negotiated a special deal at Stadshotellet in the city center (20 minute walk).
How to get to Kristianstad
There are frequent train connections with Malmö, Helsingborg, Hässleholm and Blekinge. By train, Kristianstad connects the Stockholm-Malmö trains in Hässleholm. The Öresund trains from Copenhagen and Kastrup go to Kristianstad every hour. Find your regional train connection with this app (including trains from Copenhagen). Find your national train connection with this app.
The two closest airports are Kastrup, Copenhagen (1h with train from Kristianstad) and Kristianstad Österlen Airport (20 minutes with car/bus from Kristianstad)
How to get to Krinova
Krinova incubator and Science Park:
291 39 Kristianstad, Sweden
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From the train station, you can get to Krinova by bus, feet or car.
Bus: green (coloured) bus with number 4 or 1 with the end station Högskolan will take you to Krinova. Search for the timetable with this app. Hop of at the station Högskolan.
Taxi: + 46 44-246 246
Walk: it’s possible to walk from the train station to Krinova. Some of the Krinova staff do it every day.