EPIC Blue Sky Competition

Background EPIC Blue Sky

The EPIC Blue Sky Competition is an idea competition fostering entrepreneurial and innovative thinking. Participants are required to submit a 2-minute video showing an idea (product or service) that has the potential of solving an existing problem or satisfying a need in the marketplace.

This year, the competition focussed on mobility theme where participants must demonstrate how their ideas can solve a problem in mobility.

What is Mobility?

  • Mobility refers to the ability to move or be moved freely and easily
  • Mobility applies in many contexts, including, but not limited to:
    • Physical mobility – ability of humans to move around their environment (i.e. physical disability and/or lack of mobility because of age)
    • Active mobility – form of transport of people (i.e. walking and/ or cycling)
    • Information technology mobility – ability to access information from anywhere

The Sushil Jain UWin Triple I Awards consists of:

  • 1st Place: $1,000 CASH
  • 2nd Place: $750 CASH
  • 3rd Place: $500 CASH

This is a team competition whereby:

  • Each team must consist of 2-4 students
  • Team members must be a current University of Windsor or St. Clair College student in any discipline
  • Teams must consist of at least 2 different disciplines
  • Finalist teams must attend Blue Sky Video Judging Night

2020 EPIC Blue Sky Competition is over. Check back soon!

Click here to download the 2020 Blue Sky Launch Party Slideshow

1st place ($1,000): Drivfluent
Hardik Sonetta, Computer science
Shriaa Sheth, Business

2nd place ($750): Slinger T-Mod longboard
Andrew Thibault, Mechanical Engineering
Stewart Allen, Industrial Engineering
Luke Marinelli, Mechanical Engineering

3rd Place ($500): Nomad Kitchen
Anh Lam, Master of Political Science
Duy-Khang Dang, Master of Management
Hoa Nguyen, Master of Mechanical Engineering

Logo EPIC Blue Sky
QUESTIONS

Contact epicentre@uwindsor.ca with any questions.