The official launch of the RBC Innovation Challenge, in partnership with the University of Toronto.
About this event
Join us for the launch of the inaugural RBC Innovation Challenge – an annual, university-wide competition that invites multi-disciplinary student teams to think big and focus on technology projects with the potential for global impact.
The Challenge, supported by University of Toronto Entrepreneurship (UTE), will be open to undergraduate and graduate students from across the university and may identify a different theme each year. The theme for the inaugural RBC Innovation Challenge is Tech for a Greener Future.
When: Tuesday, October 11, 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Where: Hybrid – ONRamp, Unit 150, 100 College Street, Toronto and Online
(select “in-person” or “virtual” ticket type at registration)
In-person attendees: Please note the Innovation Hub has a capacity of 80 guests. Seating will be provided be on a first-come, first-serve basis and registration does not guarantee a spot. Doors will be closed once the room reaches capacity.
Agenda | Oct 11
Opening remarks and greetings from U of T and RBC
Presentation of RBC Scholarships for Diversity & Innovation in Technology
Official launch of Tech for a Greener Future: RBC Innovation Challenge
Overview of RBC Climate Plan
Disruptors Panel – Inspiration: Challenges, Trends and Opportunities for a Greener Future
Next steps: How to participate in the Challenge
3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Ideation and Team Formation Session