Cooperathon Night Pitch and Networking


IEEE SIGHT (Special Interest Group on Humanitarian Technology) of Montreal Section is collaborating with Hacking Health, a non-profit organization that fosters innovation in the healthcare sector. Join us at Centre de recherche du CHUM, "Pitch and Networking" night aims to present projects and build teams of the Coopérathon health track. 



Hacking Health Montreal and the Coopérathon team invite you to their "Pitch and Networking" night which aims to present projects and build teams of the Coopérathon health track. The Coopérathon is the largest open innovation competition in the world.

The event will take place at the magnificient CHUM Research Center, the CHUM has been a partner of Hacking Health and the Coopérathon for years now.


This free event, open to all, gives the opportunity to:

  • DISCOVER the competition and the course of the Coopérathon health track
  • NETWORK with partners, experts in health, technology and business that are part of Montreal healthcare community
  • PITCH a health problem or project that you would like to solve
  • Spot the inspiring projects and JOIN A TEAM
  • Meet with people who are interested in your project and BUILD YOUR TEAM
  • MEET the Hacking Health Montreal teams that will guide the health theme teams throughout the competition

Who is this event for?

  • To all citizens and organizations that want to innovate in healthcare and meet our community of innovators
  • To anyone registered at the Coopérathon, especially in the health track
  • To anyone wishing to know more about this great human adventure that is Coopérathon

But also...

  • Health professionals, patients and health administrators,
  • Technology professionals,
  • Entrepreneurs,
  • Associations, NGOs and NPOs,
  • Students,
  • Research professionals and professors,
  • Investors and donors,
  • Incubators and accelerators,
  • Employers / businesses of all sizes and employees
  • etc.

We need your expertise to invent tomorrow’s solutions!

For participation you need to register on the link below:


  Date and Time




  • 900 Rue Saint-Denis
  • Montreal, Quebec
  • Canada H2X0A9
  • Building: Agora
  • Room Number: 5th floor

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  • Starts 23 August 2019 07:46 PM
  • Ends 17 September 2019 11:56 PM
  • All times are America/Montreal
  • No Admission Charge
  • Register


  • 17:00 - Doors opening and reception of the participants
  • 18:00 - Opening speech
  • 18:20 - Pitches by project leaders (1 minute per pitch) *
  • 19:00 - Information about the next steps of the Coopérathon
  • 19:15 - Team building and networking
  • 21:00 - End of the event