EBEC Kaunas is the first round of an annual international engineering competition. This event creates the space to challenge yourself. It’s the place where students’ creativity becomes visible. Competition is due to take place on March 8th - 9th.
Contestants are given a task to build or compose a device/machine, which will perform certain task within limited time with certain amount of limited material. Afterwards contestants present their projects in front of the jury and try to demonstrate that their device meets all the requirements. Tasks are given on the first day of the event and must be fulfilled within 2 days. The tasks are getting more and more interesting and creative every year.
Contestants should provide a solution to real problem of either technical nature or relating to the management. Solving this task requires analytical skills as well as gathering, filtering and analyzing information. Students propose their abstract hypothetical solutions of the given problem which they have to demonstrate in front of the jury. Tasks are given and must be solved on the first day of event. On the second day contestant give presentation on their solution for task.