This video series is about four students trying to solve one major problem in Finnish society: how to get the elderly people to exercise more? The team members, Nicolas, Melina, Han and Hai Anh, won the Social Hackathon in spring 2017 which was powered by OP and Deloitte. The team studies at the Creative Sustainability Master’s Degree Programme in Aalto University.
Now the team is working on the project in order to develop their idea into a pilot with the help and mentoring of OP and Deloitte. The progress of the project will be reported on a weekly vlog at OP’s YouTube channel.
Part 1: The Challenge
Part 2: The Goal
This week the team focused on the goals of the whole project. The main goal of the project is to make the elderly people happier and healthier. The team also got an interesting phone call from Nokia. The team is trying to figure out whether Nokia would be willing to sponsor or take part of the pilot. Next week the team will learn more about the problem they are trying to solve by interviewing elderly people.
Part 3: The Interview
This week the team took huge steps forward in their pilot. They traveled to Parainen and Luopioinen to interview the Finnish elderly in order to find out what they think of their idea. The team got a lot of material to analyze and also decided the location where to actually do the pilot.
Part 4: Preparing for the Pilot
This week our team is preparing for the Pilot.