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Jun 6
  • Registration & Networking
  • Pizza Dinner
  • Kickoff & Welcome
  • Keynote - Ross Mistry
  • Attendee Pitches Start
  • Attendees vote for the top ideas
  • Teams Start Forming/ Recruting
  • Team check in and wrap up


Jun 7
  • Doors Open
  • Breakfest
  • Teams Briefing Meeting
  • Scheduled Mentor office hours begin
  • Lunch
  • Mid weekend check-in. Status reports & call for help
  • Scheduled Mentor office hours end
  • Wrap up


Jun 8
  • Doors open
  • Breakfast
  • Teams briefing meeting
  • Scheduled Mentor office hours begin
  • Lunch
  • Start prepping for presentations
  • Presentation dry-run and tech-check
  • Arrival of Judges & Sunday audience
  • Assembled in MPR Room
  • Keynote - Janet Kennedy
  • Judging, Awards
  • Wrap Up
Community Partners

Janet Kennedy

President of Microsoft Canada   |   LinkedIn

Janet Kennedy is the President of Microsoft Canada. With over 20 years of experience in sales and marketing of business solutions, she is focused on Microsoft’s mission of helping people and businesses realize their full potential. Originally from Chicago, Janet and her family now live in Toronto. When she isn’t working, the self-proclaimed “device geek” enjoys playing with apps, trying the latest exercise trend, and enjoying movies – both box office and obscure!

Ross Mistry

National Director - Microsoft Technology Centers (MTC) at Microsoft   |   LinkedIn

Ross Mistry is a seasoned Enterprise Architect, best-selling author, community champion, public speaker and veteran from the Silicon Valley. He has been responsible for successfully creating roadmaps, designing, implementing and managing complex technology solutions for Wells Fargo, McAfee, Applied Materials, EBay, The Sharper Image, Safeway, Cisco, Visa, Ross Stores Dress for Less, Intel, Solectron, CIBC, Varian, McDonalds and many more.


Christian Lassonde

Director of Ventures at The Next 36   |   LinkedIn

Lally Rementilla, CPA, CMA

Tech & Media Operator and Investor   |   LinkedIn

Karen Schulman Dupuis

Manager, Business Development, MaRS Discovery District   |   LinkedIn

Sahand Sojoodi

Founder and Principal at Sojoodi Consulting   |   LinkedIn


Foteini Agrafioti

Co-Founder at Bionym Inc.   |   LinkedIn

Lina Duque, MBA

Advisor at Digital Media Zone at Ryerson University   |   LinkedIn

Jason Lavigne

Founder & CEO at Black & White Logic Inc.   |   LinkedIn

Tinashe Mafukidze

Managing Director CatalystsX   |   LinkedIn

Muneeb Mushtaq

CEO at AskForTask   |   LinkedIn

Don Pinto

Product Manager at Couchbase   |   LinkedIn

Sheena Repath

Chief of Making Sh*t Happen - The rePATH Inc   |   LinkedIn

Rosy Rumpal

Legal Advisor at Digital Media Zone at Ryerson University   |   LinkedIn

Milad Seyedi

Founder & CEO at Fidelity IT Solutions Inc.   |   LinkedIn

Saadia Muzaffar
Charlene Nadalin
Nima Mirpourian
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