Water Canada – June 29, 2020
The Okanagan Basin Water Board and Aqua Forum have announced the winners of the 2020 B.C. AquaHacking Challenge.
The two organizations hosted a live event online on June 25, 2020. Five final teams, representing universities from across Canada, presented their pitches to address water challenges in B.C. and beyond. Judges and participants voted for their top choices and winners were announced.
“We are grateful to OBWB for their invaluable partnership in making the B.C. AquaHacking Challenge such a success, and look forward to building on this in the near future,” said Desiree McGraw, chief executive officer of Aqua Forum. “We salute and celebrate the final teams who embody our mission to engage and empower the next generation of leaders, entrepreneurs, and ideas in solving pressing water problems.”