February 26, 2019
This event kicks off the 2019 4x4 Challenge -- a hackathon where Conestoga students from all programs are invited to flex their design skills and compete for prizes to find solutions to real-world industry challenges.
Working in teams or as individuals, students will have four days (February 26 - March 1) to design and implement solutions to real-world problems through innovation, showcasing them at the 4x4 Challenge 2019 Showcase.
The 2019 4x4 Challenge theme is Smart Waterloo Region -- Solutions for Healthy Children and Youth. Waterloo region has been short-listed in the national Smart Cities Challenge in the $50 million prize category. Participants will try their hand at the design of possible solutions to help Waterloo region address the needs of our children and youth, and help propel the region towards winning the Smart Cities Challenge.
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Conestoga College, Doon campus, 299 Doon Valley Drive, Doon Main Building, Room 2A624.