Programs for Aspiring Entrepreneurs

Develop Solutions to Challenges

If you are interested getting involved in developing solutions to challenges that can lead to a sustainable business concept using Design Thinking and Lean methodology, apply to one of our upcoming Design Sprints/Weekend Challenges.

Design Sprints/Weekend Challenges include:

Intense, hands-on, team-oriented and thoughtfully mentored weekend programs, during which participants 

  • work together to identify the root problem and explore solutions using human-centered design and lean methodology, or
  • work together with engineers and developers to build and pitch strategies and digital solutions for an originally- or collaboratively-hatched idea focusing on SDG solutions.
  • Participants pitch to an expert judging panel and winners receive awards and certificates of recognition.
  • Leadership Passport eligible activity.

Details about our upcoming Design Sprints/Weekend Challenge – the Global Goals Jam Canada Winter 2024, click here.