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MTL Cycle Challenge (Défi Vélo MTL)

Défi Vélo MTL is a sprint aimed at developing intelligent urban mobility solutions for Montreal's cyclists. Using new data sets made available by Bixi and the city, come imagine projects, products and services that encourage and improve the experience of cycling in Montreal.

3M of recorded routes

2 categories

1 weekend

Who is invited?

Do you recognize yourself in one of the following categories? Register now in teams of five or fewer members. You may also register individually, and we’ll be happy to help you form a team on-site.

Engaged citizens

Representatives of the cycling community

Designers (UX, services, etc.)

Entrepreneurs

Municipal and paramunicipal employees

Coders, geeks, technophiles

REGISTER

Participants, it’s your move! Observer tickets are also available for those who want to attend the evening launch and Sunday presentations.

THE CATEGORIES

Participants must direct their efforts towards developing a solution for one of the two following issues

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Products and services

presented by Innocité MTL

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Data visualization

presented by Bixi and the city

THE PROGRAM

Overview of the weekend's schedule

Opening cocktail

45mins

Opening address and instructions

45mins

Brainstorming and team registration

45mins

Beginning of the work period

45mins

Site closes

45mins

Breakfast

45mins

Lunch

45mins

Access to mentors

45mins

Feedback over dinner with citizen panel

45mins

Site closes

45mins

Presentation submission and brunch

45mins

Start of presentations

45mins

Announcement of challenge winners

45mins

End of the challenge

45mins

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LES RÈGLEMENTS

Le document téléchargeable ici indique les règlements qui encadreront le déroulement du Défi tout au long de l’événement

THE MENTORS

Throughout the weekend, the mentors listed below will be present to guide participants in developing their solutions

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Zachary Patterson

Concordia

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Raphaël Dumas

MIT

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Florent Daudens

ICI Radio-Canada

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Ileana Gonzalez-Voyer

Smart and Digital City Office

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Francis Gagnon

Voilà

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Xavier Peich

CycleLabs

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Nicolas Delffon

Anagraph

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Yannick Roy

Dept. of Innovation and Mobility, City of Montreal

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Mylène Rodrigue

City of Montreal

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Gabrielle Granger

Independent consultant

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Jean-François Poulin

Ubios, the future of the smart home

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Patrick Lozeau

Smart and Digital City Office

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Nicolas Blain

BIXI-Montréal

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Olivier Audet

Dept. of infrastructure, roadways and transportation

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Anastasia Lou Regen

Deloitte

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Frédérick Parent

TELUS

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Sydney Swaine-Simon

D3

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Van Du Tran

Play The Future

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Jia Yuan Yu

Concordia Institute of Information Systems Engineering

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Dominique Gaudin

BIXI-Montreal

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Christophe Abrassart

École de design de l’Université de Montréal

THE JUDGES

When it’s time to present the results, the jury evaluating the solutions will consist of the following individuals:

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Jean-François Barsoum

IBM

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Hugues Bélanger

TELUS

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David St-Germain

PBSC Urban Solutions Inc.

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Stéphane Goyette

Smart and Digital City Office

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Béatrice Couture

Innocité MTL

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Christian Vermette

Bixi Montréal

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Philippe Schnobb

STM

THE VENUE

District 3 is an entrepreneurial community within Concordia University, in the heart of downtown Montreal, encouraging collaboration, creativity and innovation. Meanwhile, the Centre for Teaching and Learning offers a workspace and an active training class, also providing a number of services to faculty members as well as graduate students.

Concordia University, District 3 and the Centre for Teaching and Learning

Address

1250 Guy, 6th floor, Montréal, Canada, H3H 2L3

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PARTNERS

Défi Vélo MTL is presented by the city and its partners

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