The hack starts with a full day on Friday, October 23 and wraps up with final pitches on Friday, November 6. There will be additional workshops that teams are strongly encouraged to participate in for further support.

Oct 23, 2015

Full Day Hack
Launch Zone
341 Yonge St | Map

Time
Event

9:30am - 10:00am

Registration + Breakfast

10:00am - 11:00am

Opening remarks + keynote + panel

11:00am - 12:00pm

Showcase

11:45am - 12:00pm

Check-back

12:00pm - 1:30pm

Working Lunch

1:30pm - 3:30pm

Problem finding

3:30pm - 3:45pm

Break

3:45pm - 4:40pm

Envisioning success

4:40pm - 5:35pm

Ideation

5:35pm - 5:50pm

Reflection

5:50pm - 6:00pm

Close

6:00pm - 7:00pm

Reception + Networking

Oct 26, 2015

Optional Workshop:
Prototyping
Launch Zone
341 Yonge St | Map

Time
Event

5:30pm - 6:00pm

Registration

6:00pm - 6:10pm

Introduction

6:10pm - 7:40pm

Prototype development

7:40pm - 7:55pm

Break

7:30pm - 8:45pm

Team prototyping

8:45pm - 9:00pm

Reflection + Close

Nov 2, 2015

Optional Workshop:
Business Model Canvas
Launch Zone
341 Yonge St | Map

Time
Event

5:30pm - 6:00pm

Registration

6:00pm - 6:10pm

Introduction

6:10pm - 6:40pm

Learnings on Business Model Canvas

7:40pm - 7:55pm

Break

7:55pm - 8:30pm

User Tests + Interviews

8:30pm - 8:45pm

Pitch Development

8:45pm - 9:00pm

Reflection + Close

Nov 6, 2015

Final Pitches
DMZ
10 Dundas St E | Map

Time
Event

1:00pm - 2:00pm

Registration + Lunch

2:00pm - 2:15pm

Welcome Remarks

2:15pm - 3:45pm

Team Pitches

3:45pm - 4:00pm

Break

4:00pm - 4:15pm

Team & Pitch Feedback

4:15pm - 4:30pm

Winners & Prize Announcement

5:00pm - 6:00pm

Reception