Improve Life Challenge 2019
Do you have what it takes to solve a real world problem?
The 2019 Improve Life Challenge is focusing on Guelph's food system. Participants will be put into teams and challenged to develop strategies that will make the city of Guelph food system carbon neutral while simultaneously revitalizing rural communities in the region!
Date: Friday, March 29th, 2019
Location: The Arboretum
Why take part?
As a community partner:
Solve one of your main business challenges. Use dedicated time to work with University of Guelph students to dive into solving one of your challenges.
Connect with University of Guelph students. Network with students and change-makers passionate about revitalizing our local food system.
Be a part of a community. You'll participate in this challenge with other organizations doing the same thing.
Gain a new perspective. Our students can help you to takle your business challenge from a different lens.
As a student:
Build your resume. Challenge yourself to make a difference. Within your teams, you will propose sustainable solutions to real world problems. This is an incredible opportunity to gain practical skills and discover your own ingenuity.
Connect with like-minded people. Not only will you gain valuable experience working in teams, you will also meet and connect with people with similar interests and goals.
Become a leader. This isn’t a course. Each team is required to independently manage their project and must conquer all of the challenges that arise along the way.
More details & registration coming soon!