Makerspace Challenge: Steam Punk Innovations

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Wednesday, 29 March 2017 (All day)
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SITE Cafeteria
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Innovators, creators wanted!

Let your imagination go wild for this new edition of the Makerspace Challenge. Create a STEAM Punk themedinnovation in one of the following technology areas: autonomous vehicles, artificial intelligence, wearable technologies, virtual reality or robotics Get a chance to win $1000 and showcase your creation at one the biggest Canada 150 event: the Aviation and Space Museum Gala on May 17, 2017.

  • Students can participate alone or in teams
  • Encouraged to make a team with students from different faculties
  • Possible to get mentoring from professionals in certain fields
  • Qualifying teams will be offered mentorship and funding for materials to complete their creation for the STEAM Punk Gala

March 29, 2017:contestants will present their concept and/or prototype on Design Day at the Faculty of Engineering.

May 17, 2017: finalists will be invited to the Gala to showcase their creation.

The winning team will be awarded $1000