Hackathons are some of the best examples of the “constraints improve creativity” principle. Giving teams a limited period of time to develop a product or a business, and electing the best one as a winner, with great prizes, will challenge the members of the network.
Meeting other entrepreneurs, in a context where you have to solve a challenge together, will create actual friendships that will be useful in business cooperation.
Some technologies are new, and you need to train yourself. What could be better than practicing it with one of the experts of the AIEN network? Somebody who is actively working on the subject.