2021 COVID-19 Intervention Challenge (CIC)

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2021 COVID-19 Intervention Challenge (CIC)

March 19 @ 4:00 pm - March 21 @ 9:00 am

THE CHALLENGE: 48 hours to collaborate, innovate, and create. You’ll receive targeted information, mentorship, and guidance to build your solution into reality.

Why:

You are at home already doing your part by physically distancing, but want to put that time and energy to good use. Here’s your chance.

What:

Join a group of like-minded individuals to come up with a solution to The Challenge, no special medical knowledge required. The Challenge will be something everyone will be able to approach, and you’ll have access to expert help along the way to develop your idea.

Who:

Students currently enrolled in Canadian post-secondary institutions.

How:

  1. Register your team of post-secondary students by Tuesday, March 16, 2021 at 3:00 p.m. MST.
  2. Join CIC live, online, at 4:00 p.m. MST on Friday, March 19 when the Challenge will be revealed.
  3. Work online with your team on your solution, then submit your 4-minute video pitch by 9:00 a.m. MST on Sunday, March 21. Teams can submit earlier if they have completed their video before the deadline.
  4. Find out at 4 p.m. if your team has won the chance to put your solution into action!

Prizes:

First place team: $1000
Second place team: $500
Third place team: $250

Click here to learn more.

Details

Start:
March 19 @ 4:00 pm
End:
March 21 @ 9:00 am
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.ucalgary.ca/hunter-hub/learn-entrepreneurial-thinking/challenges-hackathons/CIC

Organizer

Hunter Hub for Entrepreneurial Thinking
Email:
hunter.centre@haskayne.ucalgary.ca