DETROIT – Erie Hack is inviting all high school students to compete for $1,600 in prizes and development support for the best solutions to Lake Erie’s most pressing challenges.

You’ll spend the day forming teams, creating ideas, and pitching to expert judges. This event is designed for classes, clubs, or individuals who are passionate about conservation. Come with a team, or join one that day. Come ready to hack!

10:00: Open Registration
10:15 – 10:30: Welcome and Introductions
10:30 – 10:45: Challenge Statement Overview
10:45 – 11:15: Team Formation
11:15 – 12:00: Working Lunch
12:00-12:15: Break
12:15 – 1:30: Refine Ideas into Solutions
1:30 – 2:30: Mentor Sessions and Final Pitch Preparation
2:30 – 3:45: Pitch Contest
3:45 – 4:00: Award Ceremony and Prizes
4:00: Closing and Departure

Erie Hack is a program of Cleveland Water Alliance

Erie Hack in Southeast Michigan and Windsor, Ontario, Canada is supported by:
TechTown Detroit | Wayne State University | Fred A. and Barbara M. Erb Family Foundation
PureOakland Water | P3GreatLakes | ECT

Free, public parking is located on Amersterdam, between Woodward and Cass Avenues.
The Industry Innovation Center is located directly across the street from TechTown at 461 Burroughs.

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