HackABILITY Prize Package for the Winning Team – Dec 7th

$1,000 cash prize presented by ICUBE

RIC Centre (Value $5,000)

RIC Centre Startup Boot Camp
RIC Centre’s Startup Boot Camp is an intensive program that connects early stage entrepreneurs with professional service providers to teach foundational legal, financial and funding basics that will provide a strong start to their business.
RIC Centre Expert Speaker Series (Jan – June 2018)
RIC Centre’s Expert Speaker Series provides educational training and networking on various business-related topics.
RIC Centre Growing Your Business Seminars (Jan – June 2018)
The entrepreneur seminars and workshops offered by RIC Centre include the Growing Your Business bi-monthly breakfast-with-the-experts seminars: an excellent way to network and gain valuable information from aspiring businesses, enterprise companies, service providers, and government organizations.
RIC Centre Champion Series – 360 Virtual Advisory Board
The 360 Virtual Advisory Board offers startup support to provide high potential entrepreneurs pitch practice and opportunities to meet with business, technology, and financial experts. Panelists provide clients with feedback on strategy and gain exposure to the ONE Network.

ICUBE (Value $5,000)
The Open program is designed for aspiring entrepreneurs to learn about the fundamentals of starting and validating their early stage business ideas. The program offers you access to free co-working space at UTM, expert business advising and learning workshops in entrepreneurship, along with pitching and networking opportunities.

Inertia ($10,000 Value)
Industrial design, engineering, prototyping or manufacturing services by Inertia Engineering.  Inertia is a world-class team of product design and manufacturing experts, driven by results and obsessed with quality and customer service. We offer a full suite of physical product development services including design, prototyping, engineering, manufacturing and supply chain management.

UrTech ($3,000 Value)
UrStart Hardware Accelerator is the dedicated collision and collaboration space for companies with an electronic hardware product. For the unique skills and challenges that electronic hardware products require, such as how to overcome an antennae issue or questions on industry standards or packaging, the UrStart Accelerator provides access to experts and resources that startups and scale-ups need in coming to market quickly and successfully. The prize of introductory membership in the UrStart Accelerator is more than a professional work environment right next to your very own virtual factory making your products, it is membership in the valuable network to get timely advice and expert opinions faster, to minimize your burn rate and speed your time to market.

Our clients come from a wide range of industries, from medical to clean tech, fitness to health and safety and consumer products. Ranging from start-ups to multinationals, our customers share the drive to develop world-first hardware products.

Spacebar ($5,000 value for 2 people)

+ UNLIMITED access to Spacebar, use of common amenities and any available HOT DESK for 6 months
+ 5 HOURS of meeting room rentals during business hours, for your customer meetings and team collaboration
+ Connect to our exclusive community to network and grow your business
+ Unlimited premium coffees and teas, with only the best beans and brews (Nespresso anyone!)
+ Lounge access for casual meetings and to unwind between sessions during business hours
+ Benefits and discounts from our partners and neighbours
+ Discounted access to exclusive events, workshops, and seminars
+ Fully secure and monitored facility, with keyless entry
+ Flexible month-to-month payment plan
+ Blazing fast internet
+ Use of Business Address for your website and mail
+ Front desk service for your visiting clients
+ 24/7 customer service

Microsoft ($9.000 value)

Microsoft BizSpark gives Startups free products and services
Software, service, support, and Microsoft Azure cloud services.
Winning team to received BizSpark enrollment code from Microsoft.  Preapproved access to Microsoft’s BizSpark Program ($9000 value)