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Imagine Cup Canada 2013 – We have a winner!
The Imagine Cup is about giving students with great ideas a chance to shine! Meet the winner of the 2013 Canadian Imagine Cup who will represent us at world finals in St Petersburg Russia! The Imagine Cup challenges students to use technology to do amazing things! This year there were three categories...
9 May 2013
Meet the Canadian Imagine Cup 2013 Finalists!
Meet the teams who will compete at the Canadian Imagine Cup Finals April 13th, 2013. The winning team at the Canadian finals will represent Canada at the world finals in St Petersburg, Russia! Last week judges played games, explored Kinect projects, and evaluated a variety of entries in Canada’s...
3 Apr 2013
Canadian Imagine Cup Submission Deadline March 23rd, 2013!
For all those of you entering Imagine Cup Canada, a reminder: the submission deadline for the Canadian finals is March 23rd, that’s earlier than the world finals deadline (since we have to have time to pick our Canadian finalists!) If you are entering World Citizenship, Innovation, or Gaming...
21 Feb 2013
Canadian Finals announced for Imagine Cup 2013
How will Canadians compete in this year’s Imagine Cup? What prizes can they get? Here’s the scoop Last year Canadian students showed off amazing creativity in the 2012 Imagine Cup, and team Greeni from George Brown College travelled to Australia to represent Canada at the worldwide finals. This year...
18 Dec 2012
The Windows Phone Hunger Game
Carleton University students won second place winner at the 2012 Canadian Imagine Cup with a Windows Phone game that reminds us of the challenges involved in delivering aid and supplies to where it is most needed. The Problem: World Hunger. 3 billion people around the world survive on $2 a day...
18 Jun 2012
Carleton game inspires you to reduce pollution
Students from Carleton university took first place in the Windows Phone game category at the 2012 Canadian Imagine Cup with their game Breathe. Canadians leave a large environmental footprint, how can we inspire Canadians to take more care of the environment? The Solution: Develop a game...
4 Jun 2012
McGill students providing rural health care with a phone, Windows 8 and the cloud
At the Canadian Imagine Cup, two students from McGill university try to address the challenge of providing healthcare in rural areas using a Windows Phone application, the cloud, and a Windows 8 application . Their solution earned them 3rd place at the Canadian Imagine Cup Finals. The Problem: ...
28 May 2012
Imagine Cup = Inspiration – Thank you Canada!
Don’t let anyone tell you what you cannot do, get inspired from students who show you what you can do! One year ago, I saw a video of students at the 2011 Imagine Cup Finals in New York City. It was inspiring. All too often we are told what we cannot do. But all it takes to make a change is a small group...
23 May 2012
UBC making medicine affordable around the world with ASP.NET and Azure
In this blog we look at the 2nd place winners in the Software Design category at the 2012 Canadian Imagine Cup, team Nimbus from UBC and the Global Pharmacy Connection . The Problem: Infectious diseases kill 14 million each year. 90% of those are in the developing world and most are treatable....
14 May 2012
George Brown College fighting climate change with Kinect
Project Greeni was the first place entry in the software design category at the Canadian Imagine Cup Finals, let’s learn more about how they want to help change the world! The Problem: Global Warming and toxic pollution from power plants The Solution: Save energy by only running lighting...
7 May 2012
Imagine Cup Canada 2012 Winners! Changing the world!
Check out the amazing entries and winners of the Canadian 2012 Imagine Cup! Wow! That’s the word that comes to mind when I think of the presentations I saw Monday at the Canadian finals. Congratulations to all the students who took the stage to talk about their solutions to help healthcare,...
3 May 2012
Meet the Phone Game Design finalists for Canadian Imagine Cup
Meet the teams who will be competing in the Windows Phone Game Design category at the Canadian Imagine Cup to win phones, Xbox, Kinect, mentorship opportunities and more! Last week our judges narrowed down the Canadian entries in Phone Game Design to the top three who we have invited to come present...
19 Apr 2012
Meet the Software Design Finalists for Canadian Imagine Cup
Meet the teams who will be vying for title of Canadian Imagine Cup champions and a trip to Australia to represent Canada at the Canadian Imagine Cup Finals Monday April 30th at the University of Waterloo. Last week our judges had to make the difficult decision of which three Canadian teams to invite...
18 Apr 2012
Get Inspired, Get Energized! Cheer on your fellow students at the Canadian Imagine Cup Finals!
The finalists are selected, the big day of the finals is coming up. We invite YOU to come out and be part of a day that celebrates the power of students! Wow after almost a year of planning it’s hard to believe it’s time for the Canadian Imagine Cup Finals! We have put together a fantastic day and we...
17 Apr 2012
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