Want to submit an event to the Startup Durham Region calendar for syndication? Add it here. All events are moderated for approval prior to being added to the calendar.

Loading Events

All Events

  • This event has passed.

AI For Good Hackathon

March 22 @ 9:00 am - March 23 @ 9:00 pm

***SOLD OUT***

Open to professionals and students, 18+

Artificial Intelligence has quickly come to the forefront as a truly disruptive technology. We’re challenging participants to harness that power for ‘good’.

On March 22–23 teams of 2-5 developers, designers/marketers, and engineers will come together to build an application prototype utilizing AI to tackle a real-world problem for the betterment of humanity; a social, environmental, or health issue of their choice in just 36 hours. #AllHackNoSleep

How can your team use technology to work towards the greater good? Put together a concept, develop your app prototype and present it to a panel of judges, all in 36 hours.

Bring Yourself or Bring Your Team!

Sign up as a team of 2-5 or as an individual and we’ll match you up. Either way, it will be a great way to meet other techies, share ideas and have fun!

 Open to professionals and students, 18+

• FREE to Enter
• Food and drinks provided
• $5000 Grand Prize 

Why Join?

COLLABORATE: work with like-minded individuals to create an application prototype utilizing AI that’s worthy of showing off.

NETWORK: connect with mentors and businesses in the tech community and potentially scope out your next big opportunity.

LEARN: hone your tech skills and learn some new ones.

HAVE FUN: enjoy 36 straight hours of fun and challenging work that you can feel good about.

For more information, visit:

Visit our  Website
Like us on Facebook
Follow us on Twitter
Follow us on Instagram

Previous Hack For Good sponsors, include: Town of Whitby, 360insights, The Regional Municipality of Durham Planning and Economic Development, General Motors, Durham College, University of Ontario Institute of Technology, SourcePoint Business Group, BMO, Tap and Tankard, Tim Horton’s



March 22 @ 9:00 am
March 23 @ 9:00 pm
Event Category:


129 Brock St N
129 Brock Street North
Whitby, ON L1N 4H3 Canada

All events published on Startup Durham are done so as a convenience. Please contact the event organizer for confirmation on date, time, location, and registration information. Startup Durham can not be held liable for errors in event data including cancellation.