C-Tech Summer Camp




The Program in Augmented Cities C-Tech Summer Camp is a summer camp hosted by NOVA Cidade – Urban Analytics Lab, where you will have an hands-on learning experience in augmented reality and participate in the MIT Portugal C-Tech project (Climate Driven Technologies for Low Carbon Cities) challenge to develop a real smart sustainable city AR application in a team project using Unity and Hololens 2.

This course will be taught in English and there is a prize of €1.500 for the winner of the challenge. Applications are open until July 31st. It takes place between September 5th and 9th, 2022.


€1.500 PRIZE


Challenge Rules



Any background that makes you feel prepared to be an active player in the field of information management and augmented reality.


Use Augmented Reality to create the next generation of smart sustainable cities planning and management platforms.


Curiosity and a natural instinct to take advantage of technology to build better cities.

and Calendar


Kick-off session with AR use cases presentation.
September 5 – 09:30h – 12:30h
  • Augmented Cities Summer Camp Presentation, Miguel de Castro Neto
  • MIT Portugal – Tbd
  • Augmented reality in action by Next Reality
  • Augmented reality and 5G – the next frontier by NOS
  • Dados Abertos de Lisboa, CML
Expert Training
Unity 101
September 5 – 14:00h – 18:00h
  • How to import assets.
  • How to create a scene.
  • How to use unity events.
  • How to use the lighting system.
  • How to build an application.
Introduction to the Mixed Reality Toolkit
September 6 – 09:00h – 13:00h
  • Configure Unity for Mixed Reality Development.
  • Import the Mixed Reality Toolkit (MRTK).
  • Add MRTK to a Unity scene.
  • Compare and contrast the three primary MRTK interaction models.
  • Manipulate objects so that users can move the object with their hands.
Summer Camp Project Overview
September 6 – 14:00h – 18:00h
  • Introduction to Mapbox framework.
  • Gira Bike API.
  • LORA Network API.
  • How to add your own custom data.
Project Development
AR team project development with Unity for HoloLens 2

September 7 – 8 whole day & 9 morning

Final pitch @ NOVA Cidade – Urban Analytics Lab
Pitch competition and awards ceremony by Ministra da Ciência, Tecnologia e Ensino Superior (tbc).

September 9 at 14:00h

Period of attendance

September 5 to 9 from 9:00h to 18:00h
Application Form

Application Form

Applications are open until July 31st, 2022.

Participation is only open to students enrolled in higher education

Upload one or two .PDF files, with maximum size of 5MB.

Maximum file size: 5MB


This summer course will be held at Nova IMS, in Campus de Campolide, Lisbon, Portugal.


Subway: S. Sebastião (Blue and Red Line);
Praça de Espanha (Blue Line)
Bus: 701, 713, 716, 726, 742, 746, 756, 758, 770