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Ontario Pitch Competition

Canada’s brightest young innovators converged in The Garage over three days  (August 18 - 20) to pitch their cutting edge inventions, as they compete for prize money and in-kind services.

The Pitch Competition Categories
  • Agri-Tech and Food-Tech (August 18 @ 1 pm) - This category focuses on advancements in the agriculture field, including everything from farm to table. Winner: Pascal Press
  • Biotech and Health Tech (August 18 @ 2:30 pm) - This category focuses on advancement in the biological and medical fields with an emphasis on health and innovations that can benefit our aging society, and can increase accessibility. Winner: Dash MD
  • Lifestyle Innovation (August 18 @ 4 pm) - This category is a broad overview of any and all innovations that make a mark on everyday life, from automated cars to wearable technology and everything in between. Winner: House of Anesi
  • Social Innovation (August 18 @ 5:30 pm) - This category will explore innovations in education, philanthropy, and culture. Winner: Braze Mobility
  • Virtual/Augmented Reality Innovation (August 19 @ 1 pm) - This category will feature innovations that utilize virtual or augmented reality. Winner: New Reality
  • Women Entrepreneurs (August 19 @ 2:30 pm) - This category will feature start-ups founded and primarily run by women. Winner: Healthypets.io
  • Fintech (August 19 @ 4 pm)- This category features innovations that leverage financial technology. Winner: Curexe
  • Cleantech (August 19 @ 5:30 pm) - This category will feature innovations of clean technology and sustainability. Winner: Genecis Envirotech

Top winners of each categoryl won a $5000.00 cash prize and went on to  compete in the Ontario Semi-Finals on August 20 @ 2:30 pm.

The Winners of the Ontario Semi-Finalis were: Braze Mobility and Healthypets.io

Top two winners of the Ontario and Alberta Semi-Finals competed in the National Finals that was held on August 20 @5:30 pm for the top prize of $25,000.00! The winner of the National Finals was Braze Mobility.

Pitch Competition Terms & Conditions can be found here.

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Dates & Times:
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Hall F

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