The FI-WARE project  and Campus Party  have launched a series of contests, which together will distribute more than 800,000 Euros in prizes. A first contest  was held in September 2013 during Campus Party 2013 Europe in London, where FI-WARE challenged Campuseros to build applications on FI-Lab , a live instance of the FI-WARE technologies available to developers for free experimentation with the technology. The potential of the FI-WARE technologies for smart cities has recently been demonstrated at Santander  (see also the video ).
Two new contests  are currently open, and they focus on:
Both contests will each hand out 200,000 Euro in prizes. This will happen in two phases:
The list of 2 x 20 proposals selected can be found here .
More challenges will be launched this year.