Begin your journey of catalyzing innovation and transforming healthcare.

The 2019 Health Hack Competition needs visionaries and technically proficient individuals like you from disciplines including engineering, science, business, and medicine to address barriers in child health and wellness.

This is an incredible opportunity to gain new skills, experience, and to utilize your skills within a multidisciplinary team and have a real impact on Alberta’s healthcare.

So how does this hackathon benefit you?

The health hack competition is a highly competitive event and what you put into it is what you will get out. That being said, the sky is the limit and our innovators will have access to the following opportunities and experiences:

  • Incredible networking opportunities with industry professionals as well as like-minded, multidisciplinary innovators

  • Access to mentorship from industry leaders

  • Work with a health champion on a challenge that interests you

  • Free access to expert-led workshops to enhance your skills

  • A chance to apply your knowledge to a meaningful healthcare challenge

  • Build your leadership and teamwork experience for your CV

  • Media and industry exposure

  • Compete for over $30,000 in prizes

  • The opportunity of founding and growing a start-up

The deadline to apply is Friday, September 27th 2019. This year’s program will include innovators from an even greater amount of institutions. The application process is competitive, and spots are limited. We strongly suggest applying as early as possible!

Have questions? Please check out our FAQ or contact us!

Please note that the innovator application process is competitive. Successful candidates will be notified after the deadline.

Name *
e.g. Engineering - Biomedical
Ongoing/Most Recent Education Level *
At what institution are you enrolled? *
e.g. Neuroscience
Prior Education Level