We are proud to be bringing the AquaHacking Challenge to British Columbia for the first time!
Young tech entrepreneurs from across the province will be engaged to create innovative solutions to some of B.C.’s leading water issues.
On-campus INFO-SESSIONS will take place on campuses across BC in October and November:
Weekly webinars will begin on the third week of October:
Thursdays: Nov 14, Nov 21 and Nov 28 – 10 AM- PST: Register here
UBC Okanagan: 11:30 AM Nov 15 Room EME 1202
Okanagan College, Kelowna: 12:00 PM, Nov 18 Room to be confirmed
Simon Fraser University: 4:30 PM Tuesday Nov 19, Room 8570 TASC2 BUILDING
UBC Vancouver: 1:00 PM, Wednesday, Nov 20, MSL 101, Michael Smith Labs, 2185 East Mall
Thompsons River University: Friday, Nov 22, time and location to be confirmed.
Okanagan College, Vernon: Monday, Nov 25 time and location to be confirmed.
UVIC: details to be confirmed.
Check back here for more dates & locations.
Contact us at Carolina.email@example.com
Advisory Committee Members
Anna Warwick Sears, Executive Director, Okanagan Basin Water Board
Denise Neilsen, Director – Okanagan Water Stewardship Council
Dave Teasdale, Professor – Okanagan College
Andrew Greer, CoFounder & Community Catalyst – PURPPL Accelerator
David Saltman, Founder – Okanagan Sustainability Leadership Council
Rehan Sadiq, Dean and Professor – School of Engineering University of British Columbia Okanagan
Kariann Aarup, Partnerships and Program Development – AquaHacking
Corie Griffiths, Director – Central Okanagan Economic Development Commission
Jeremy Clowes, Principal – Water and Waste Water Engineer Urban Systems
Don Dobson, Principal – Dobson Engineering
Rod MacLean, Manager – Utility Planning City of Kelowna
Okanagan Nation Alliance – member to be confirmed
Matthew Woods, Manager – Cleantech Planning and Innovation Branch Ministry of Jobs, Trade and Technology Province of British Columbia
Tarik Dessouki, Director – Environmental and Climate Monitory Section B.C. Ministry of Environment and Climate Change Strategy
James Littley, AquaHacking B.C. Project Manager – Okanagan Basin Water Board
Carolina Restrepo Tamayo, AquaHacking B.C. Coordinator – Okanagan Basin Water Board