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#HackTheCurve: A national tech challenge

April 5

Hack The Curve_Competition

The DMZ is excited to announce #HackTheCurve: A national tech challenge by Canadians, for the world.

Given the emergence of worldwide pandemic COVID-19, the DMZ is calling on Canadian innovators to work together to alleviate some of the difficulties being faced by Canadians and the rest of the world during this outbreak.

Over a two-week period, teams of up to five participants will compete for $10,000 in cash prizes by seeing who can develop an innovative technology solution to help flatten the pandemic’s curve.

What is included?
Pitch competition with $10,000 in cash prizes
Workshops led by experts in the startup ecosystem
Exposure to media and government stakeholders
Expedited application for DMZ membership
Connections to peers across Canada
Other great perks (details to come!)

Applications close on Sunday April 5th, 2020 at 11:59pm.

The competition runs from Wednesday April 8th – Wednesday April 22nd 2020.

For full details please visit https://dmz.to/hackthecurve

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Date:
April 5
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Website:
https://dmz.ryerson.ca/hack-the-curve/