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Game Changer News Archive

Changing the Game in Manitoba

November 15, 2017 — 
Manitobans challenged themselves to think in new ways, from new perspectives, and to work together to find solutions to the biggest problems they can imagine in the final stage of the Game Changer competition

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Hear the proposed solutions from teams at Game Changer finale

November 7, 2017 — 
Seven teams have been chosen to move forward, with a $10,000 grand prize up for grabs

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Adam Nepon (IH Asper School of Business graduate student and year 1 problem winner) and Darren Fast (Director, Technology Transfer Office)

Game Changer: Manitoba’s Idea Competition

September 26, 2017 — 
It’s time to assemble a team to answer one of the six winning problems for a chance to win the $10,000 grand prize

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Phase one of Game Changer has begun

August 29, 2017 — 
$20,000 up for grabs in Manitoba’s idea competition

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Team Loop won the first place prize of $10,000 for their solution to the problem of e-waste

Game Changer competition winners announced

January 20, 2017 — 
Nearly $20,000 awarded to four teams in Manitoba's idea competition

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Game-changing solutions coming soon

January 17, 2017 — 
Four cross-faculty teams have been selected to challenge for Game Changer’s grand prize

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Game Changer deadline set for Jan. 11

January 6, 2017 — 
The 2016 edition of the Game Changer competition extended its second phase, to allow students more time for their solutions and to submit their teams

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(L-R) Paul White, Ahmad Byagowi and Jesslyn Janssen of Team Biohack took home second prize in Game Changer in February 2016.

Game Changer team keeps momentum rolling for innovative research

October 5, 2016 — 
Since taking home second spot in the Game Changer competition in early February, members of Team Biohack have fashioned an impressive path forward

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Left to right: Darren Fast, Technology Transfer Office, U of M; and problem winners Hong Ngoc (RRC); Olandunni Olanubi (U of M); Forouz Mahdinezhad (U of M); and Dumitru Ignat (U of M). Not pictured: Avery Simundsson (U of M)

Five problems, can you solve one?

September 28, 2016 — 
Out of 192 problems submitted, five have been selected, winning $250 each

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Be a Game Changer

September 8, 2016 — 
Game Changer is a two-part competition open to all Manitoba post-secondary students who can identify problems with a global reach and find tangible solutions for them

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