Calgary Interprofessional Challenge 2018

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Calgary Interprofessional Challenge 2018

October 19, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - October 21, 2018 @ 2:00 pm

Take part in a unique opportunity to collaborate, innovate, and create real-world solutions for better health and wellness in a cutting-edge setting, while collaborating with like-minded peers and professionals from across the University of Calgary. This year’s challenge has been provided by the University of Calgary’s Office of Sustainability. You will have 48-hours to come up with a solution with your interdisciplinary team, then present to your peers and judges on the Sunday.


  • Friday, October 19th: 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
  • Saturday, October 20th: 8:30 am – 6:00 pm
  • Sunday, October 21st: 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

Core CIC programming and work time is built into these hours. Teams may stay later on the Friday and Saturday to work, but is not mandatory. Students must be available to participate all three days to be a part of CIC.

Who can participate:
Undergraduate students from the following University of Calgary faculties:

– Cumming School of Medicine
– Faculty of Arts
– Faculty of Environmental Design (Graduate students accepted)
– Faculty of Kinesiology
– Faculty of Law
– Faculty of Nursing
– Faculty of Science
– Faculty of Social Work
– Haskayne School of Business
– Schulich School of Engineering
– Werklund School of Education

What do you get?
– T-shirts and other freebies
– Meals and snacks will be provided throughout the 48-hour competition
– Access to mini-talks, workshops, mentors, and pitch coaching
– A chance to work in a team with students from other faculties, and have your winning designs come to life
– Prizes for the winning teams

CIC would like to thank the following for their contributions:

Schulich School of Engineering
Cumming School of Medicine
Faculty of Nursing
Hunter Hub for Entrepreneurial Thinking
O’Brien Institute for Public Health
Faculty of Law
Faculty of Environmental Design
Vice-Provost (Teaching and Learning)
Market Grade


October 19, 2018 @ 5:00 pm
October 21, 2018 @ 2:00 pm


Calgary Interprofessional Challenge


Schulich School of Engineering, University of Calgary
622 Collegiate Place Northwest
Calgary, AB T2N 4V8 Canada