lumohacks – Canada’s Ultimate Health Hackathon
Event: Sat September 16, 2017Aug 15, 2017
what is lumohacks?
500 People / 24 Hours / 5 Mental Health Challenges
lumohacks is a 24-hour hackathon where we will use tech to improve the lives of people with mental health! There will be mentors in Healthcare and Tech–don’t forget the food, fun, and prizes! lumohacks is open to students in any faculty from post-doc research, to med students, to undergrad, to people who’ve graduated within the past year.
Leading researchers will present challenges in 5 areas of mental health for participating hackers. Our aim is for hackers to turn challenges into solutions and viable ideas.
What is a Hackathon? A hackathon is an event where teams of 2-5 people come together to collaborate on a project. Mentorship will be available and prizes are awarded to the most creative or useful projects. lumohacks is 24 hours and teams will be searching for ways to improve a mental health patient’s life!
Registration link can be found here.