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Computer Information Systems Showcase Showdown

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Ideas Lounge, Riddell Library and Learning Centre

74 Mt Royal Cir SW

Calgary, AB T3E 7N5

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The Showcase Showdown is a demo day designed to celebrate the ideas and creations of Mount Royal University's Computer Information System Students and to inspire Calgary's emerging technical talent; our economy's future makers and creators.

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For the fifth year in a row, The Showcase Showdown will connect Mount Royal Computing students with Calgary's most innovative tech companies and share and celebrate the hard work students have invested into innovative projects. Whether students have developed an app, a game, a robot, or perhaps something entirely different, this event is a fun way to show the community what they are up to!

What Is It?

Students will have five minutes to discuss their project, it’s features, value, and users, followed by a five minute question period. Projects are not required to be a working prototype. Judging criteria is simple. Who can excite the judges and the audience the most with their creation!

Prizes to be awarded:

Most Promising Idea $1,500

Most Exciting Build $1,500

People's Choice $500

Prizes Sponsored by ATB Financial, the BUSY Foundation, and the Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship ----

Why attend?

  • Meet some of Mount Royal's most promising emerging technical talent

  • Celebrate students who go above and beyond coursework to build, create and innovate

  • Network with Calgary's tech and innovation community

View the 7 finalist teams here

Food and refreshments provided (FREE PIZZA!!)

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Ideas Lounge, Riddell Library and Learning Centre

74 Mt Royal Cir SW

Calgary, AB T3E 7N5

Canada

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