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Need experience to get a job but... can't get a job because you need experience?

Hackathons are the best way to learn by doing.

You can tackle real-life challenges in the healthcare industry, network with our sponsors, make a difference, make new friends, and have fun doing it!

As a participant, you can get:

  • Paid internships
  • Cash prizes
  • Experience for your resume
  • A micro-credential for your resume
  • Investors to commercialize your idea
  • Networking opportunities
  • A chance to create an impact!
  • FREE T-Shirt & SWAG*

* - While supplies last. Some restrictions apply.

We are inclusive and open in every way! Students and alumni from ANY program and ANY school are welcome!

You can register individually and we'll help you form a team. Or you can register as a team with your friends through our event page.

T-Shirt and SWAG packages will be delivered to ONLY the first 200 participants! So secure your spot now!

Thank you to over 550 people who have already registered! Let's get to 600!

The registration deadline has been EXTENDED to 11:59 PM Friday, February 26, 2021! (EST)

Challenge Sets (UPDATED!)

  1. Monitoring systems to support remote elder care.
  2. Digital Health/Vaccination Passport to support “return to normal”.
  3. Cannabis product lifecycle: consumer experience maturation.
  4. Patient Data Consent System.
  5. Address problem gambling, video game and social media addiction through creation of mental health support networks.
  6. Telemedicine: access to personalized healthcare anywhere, anytime.
  7. Rare Disease (ALS) data science and research.
  8. Hospital HR Systems to manage credentials, rules and collective agreements.

Nobody does virtual hackathons like Seneca.

We launched our COVID-19 Business Response Hackathon immediately after the pandemic started. Just look at our numbers:

  • 30 Corporate Sponsors
  • 400+ Registered Students
  • 9 Challenge Sets
  • $5000+ In Cash Prizes
  • 10 Pitches Made To Angel Investor Networks, Influencing 5+ New Start Ups
  • 40+ Internship Opportunities Awarded To Participants
Students hard at work.

This is your LAST CHANCE to register! Registration closes after 11:59 PM Friday, February 26, 2021! (EST)

Check out this short video from our last hackathon!

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After the pandemic, you can bet that we will host a LIVE hackathon in our fabulous new Centre for Innovation, Technology, and Entrepreneurship (CITE) building!

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This hackathon is dedicated to the memory of our dear Professor Isaac Sethian (1941-2021).

Title image credit: Jaime Delgado.