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Prepr's UN SDG Challenge
Start Date: 2/1/2019 All Day
End Date: 2/3/2019
Event Description:

What You Will Learn

  • Learn the PIE Method; Prepr's 3-phase problem solving framework
  • Tackle a challenge that you're passionate about - choose a global goal & measure impact
  • Learn to adopt a mindset of Agility & Growth through critical thinking, creativty, curiousty and collaboration
  • Create and showcase a project you're passionate about and build your professional portfolio

What You Will Get

  • A Prepr Challenge Kit (Valued at $29.99+tax) for all attendees
  • A chance to win prizes for best project
  • Participant certificate badge
  • 1st, 2nd, 3rd place winner trophy
  • A chance to win a a paid summer internship with Prepr*

The Schedule

This is a three-day Innovation Challenge

Workshop Day 1 - Friday, Feb. 1, 2019

5:30 p.m. - Registration and Networking
6:30 p.m. - Opening of Event - Agenda
6:45 p.m. - Background on UN SDG by local UN Partner
7:15 p.m. - PIE Methiod Overview and Challenge Process (Team Formation, Project Requirements)
8 p.m. - New Teams co-LAB
8:30 p.m. - Closing

Day 2 - Saturday, Feb. 2, 2019

9 a.m. - Networking and Continental Breakfast
10 a.m. - Unpacking the UN SDG Challenge
11 a.m. - Growth Mindset and Agile Teams
11:30 a.m. - Team Break-out and Complete Think Agile and Build Team Worksheets
Noon - Lunch
1 p.m. - Innovation Overview - Engage and Synthesize
1:45 p.m. - Team Break-out - Engage and Synthesize Worksheets
3:30 p.m. - Innovation Overview - Ideate, Create and Evaluate
4:30 p.m. - Team Break-out - Ideate, Create and Evaluate Worksheets
6 p.m. - Wrap-up Day 2

Day 3 - Sunday, Feb. 3, 2019

9 a.m. - Team Work and Continental Breakfast
11 a.m. - Peer Review Session - Co-LAB
Noon - Lunch
1 p.m. - Team Work - Final Pitch
3 p.m. - Final Pitch Presentations and Evaluation Begins
5 p.m. - Top 3 Projects Announced and Next Steps

Location Information:
Brantford - Market Darling Centre

Brantford
73 George Street
Brantford, Ontario N3T 2Y3
Canada
Contact Information:
Name: Abby Goodrum
Phone: x5349
Email: agoodrum@wlu.ca
Audience(s):
  • Future Students
  • Undergraduate Students
  • Event Organizer(s):
  • Faculty of Liberal Arts
  • Cost:
    Cost varies depending on type of person registering. To purchase tickets please see, https://www.eventbrite.com/e/preprs-un-sdg-challenge-brantford-tickets-48737158152
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