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The Forge Presents: HacktheCity Innovation Fair
Fri, 3 March 2017, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM EST
Hatch, Siemens, and McMaster Engineering
Here's to the rest of your life
Registration is officially open for HacktheCity’s showcase event: The Innovation Fair – building the future. On this evening, we invite our delegates, students, mentors and over 70 members of the community to meet, network with our partners, and learn about what it takes to build the future.
Featuring a keynote speech from one of IBM’s distinguished engineers, workshops and booths from Hatch, Siemens, McMaster Engineering, and over 25 different companies outlining some of the innovative projects occurring around Canada and Hamilton – attendees will be able to get a glimpse of what the future will look like and a taste of what Hamilton has to offer.
Richard McDonald; CTO for IBM North America Technical Sales
Technology is no longer just something for the geeks in the IT department. Innovative uses of technology are all through everything we do at work, at home and as we move through the community. As keynote for the Hack the City Innovation Fair, Richard will talk about what constitutes a cool idea or disruptive innovation. He’ll share his unique perspective on emerging technologies that will drive innovations going forward. Various innovative uses of technology will be covered that in the end create new ways to engage constituents, create new business models and create real disruption in the marketplace.
The 10$ admission fee includes:
- Catering from Hamilton’s most popular gourmet caterer Nellie James
- A seat at IBM’s keynote speech
- Admission to 2 workshops and the atrium space with 20 different companies.
Where do you want your lunch money to go?