Innovation Reactor Program

The Innovation Reactor Program has been designed to provide students and post-docs with an accessible and supportive environment to explore the world of innovation. 

Dates: This program's events will occur multiple times throughout the year. You are welcome to participate in some or all activities.

Open to: University of Calgary undergraduate, graduate, and post-doc students in any faculty across campus. 

Program details: The Innovation Reactor Program has been designed to provide students and post-docs with an accessible and supportive environment to explore the world of innovation. 

It includes:

  • mixers to meet new people and explore ideas around innovation
  • the chance to see incredible innovation spaces on campus or hear an innovative speaker
  • a hackathon to kickstart your startup idea

What could you create with some inspiration, new friends, support from experienced innovators and up to $5000 in innovation grants?

Join us to find out, and know that as you go through the program, our team will be there to help you at every step of the way.

These events are intended for entry-level and early-stage innovators from across campus to meet new people, explore emerging technologies and trends, collaborate on projects, and possibly launch new ventures.

You will learn how to build a career within the innovation ecosystem with opportunities to take your first steps towards building an idea into reality.

A listing of the Innovation Reactor Program's Fall 2019 events will be announced shortly. 

Funders and Partners: The Innovation Reactor program is developed from the Skunkworks Innovation Consortium and is offered and funded in partnership with the Faculty of Science and the Hunter Hub for Entrepreneurial Thinking. It is supported by the Haskayne School of Business, the Schulich School of Engineering, the Cumming School of Medicine, and Innovate Calgary.

Contacts: For more information, please contact hunterhub@ucalgary.ca 

 

Innovation Reactor Program
Innovation Reactor Program

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