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Hacking Health St. John's Call for Sponsors

Sunday, September 24, 2017

Hacking Health St. John's, a chapter of Hacking Health, launched in September 2016. Hacking Health aims to transform healthcare by connecting healthcare professionals with designers, developers, innovators and entrepreneurs to build realistic, human-centric solutions to front-line healthcare problems.

Hacking Health St. John's Hackathon

The first Hacking Health St. John's Hackathon, taking place from March 31st to April 2nd, 2017, is a weekend-long hackathon that breaks down barriers to healthcare innovation by bringing together IT and healthcare professionals to collaborate, dream up & design apps, devices and solutions for patient-centric care.

Over 48 hours, designers, developers, project managers and patients collaborate with doctors, nurses, hospital administrators to rapidly develop digital & mobile health solutions as well as and some viable businesses.

It all starts with project leaders pitching their ideas to the group, and then teams form - developers and patients are free to join whatever projects catch their interest. Then it's a two-day mad dash to the finish line as teams work furiously to design, build, and test working prototype. At the end, everyone presents what they've finished and provides a quick demonstration if they're able.

Call for Sponsors

Hacking Health St. John's is not possible without the support of their partners and the community. Sponsoring the Hackathon is a great opportunity for your company, one which will provide exposure and recognition both leading up to and during the event.

Click here for the HACKING HEALTH ST. JOHN'S SPONSORSHIP PACKAGE

If you have any questions, please contact Ron Taylor (ron@nati.net) or Florian Villaume (fvillaume@mun.ca).