Videos from Demo Scene 1

Did you miss MAD Demo Scene 1? Don’t worry – we have videos. There were two great presentations and an excellent discussion on mobile software and the student experience at U of T. Rashid Ali, Peyman Ghaemi & Amir Karimi gave demonstrations of their apps and described how they discovered their app ideas. We recorded the presentations – the videos are below.

Presentation Videos on MyMedia:

UTSC Study Space – Rashid Ali

CitoPrint – Amir Karimi & Peyman Ghaemi

If you are interested in reaching out to the presenters, please contact mad.lab@utoronto.ca.

2013 AppStar Competition Launch

The second season of the UTSC AppStar competition has begun and is now accepting entries. This year there are two categories – Education and Campus Life – each with a first place prize of $3000 and a second place prize of $1500.

Find out more details about the contest, including contest rules and deadlines here. If you are looking for potential teammates, be sure to check out the AppStar mixer event at The Hub, March 20, 2013.

UTSC Opens ‘The Hub’

By: Kurt Kleiner for UTSC Posted Thursday, February 28, 2013

Right now, maybe while eating a piece of pizza or waiting for a class to start, a UTSC student might be turning over a world-changing idea in her mind. If so, The Hub is there to help.

The Hub Ideation + Experiential Learning Centre is a space on campus where students and faculty can come together to develop new and creative ideas – anything from innovative social media sites to killer mobile apps to unthought-of businesses, technologies and social innovations.
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