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THIS HACKATHON IS OPEN TO EVERYONE

Date:           May 25th-27th, 2018
Location:    Desjardins Lab

Cost:          $10, all the proceeds will go towards charity.

Registration for the hackathon is now closed.

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About

Over the course of a weekend, you'll be challenged to work on a social problem with a diverse team of passionate individuals from across Canada. You'll participate in workshops and get expert mentorship from the Montreal AI community.

Your ticket includes:

  • Meals over the course of the weekend

  • Amazing ~~swag~~

  • A new network of developers, designers, and AI experts eager, like you, to change the world.

  • Coffee, coffee, and coffee! Oh, and tea too! 

Itinerary

Friday, May 25 - After 6 pm
 

Today is meant for meeting the other participants and joining a team. You'll pitch your own idea on a social problem you'd like to tackle using AI or listen to others pitch, then vote on the most interesting ideas and form a team. 

Saturday, May 26

 

You’ll begin working with your teams and also be given the opportunity to meet with mentors. They will be able to provide your team with guidance and feedback. 

Sunday, May 27

 

You’ll finish development of your idea, and prepare your presentations. In the end, the top teams will be chosen and prizes will be given out.