How the Imagine Cup Changed my Life and Touched Others

“Not only did it give me a huge boost in terms of technical skills and employability, but it even convinced me to change my field of study.” – Mansib Rahman talks about the impact of Imagine Cup sponsored by intel and shares his tips for anyone who is considering competing. “You’re not declaring it as…

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Meet the winners of the 2014 Canadian Microsoft Imagine Cup!

So who won this year’s 2014 Canadian Imagine cup? Some amazing students with some amazing ideas! Congratulations to all the teams who participated in this year’s Imagine Cup Canada. Thanks to our great sponsors at intel, the members of each winning team will receive one of the latest 2-in-1 touch enabled PCs. Games Category Today,…

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Imagine Cup – Showcasing student talent in Canada and around the world!

The Imagine Cup is a competition organized by Microsoft where students are invited to use technology to do amazing things! They never disappoint us! “Everybody has dreams, but not every body is ready to fight for the dreams, if you dream, it can be real, you have to fight for it” – Imagine Cup competitor…

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Canadian Finals Imagine Cup deadline this weekend!

If you are entering Games, Innovation, or World Citizenship in the Canadian Imagine Cup this year you need to submit your entry by Saturday March 22, 2014 8:00 p.m. Eastern Time. You can download the official copy of the Canadian Imagine Cup rules for 2014. We are very excited to see this year’s entries, the…

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Behind the Microsoft Super Bowl Commercial – inspiration for Imagine Cup?

The Microsoft Super Bowl commercial is all about the power of technology to change our lives. Find out a little more about the stories behind the commercial, and maybe you’ll be inspired to enter Imagine Cup with your own life changing idea! You know when I started writing this blog post, my first thought was…

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Imagine Cup – I liked it so much I came back as a mentor

“In a nutshell, the kind of people who work in a team on something like an Imagine Cup project are the kind of people that companies want and these skills will put you ahead of the other people with technical skills just as good as yours who applied for the same job.” – Calum Cawley,…

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Canadian Imagine Cup 2014 Announced!

We are excited to announce the details of the 2014 Canadian Imagine Cup sponsored by Intel. Canada, it’s time for us to show the world the talent here in the Great White North! In 2012, Team Greeni from George Brown college represented Canada at the world finals in Sydney, Australia In 2013, Team Sano from…

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Imagine Cup Games Competition 2014

Imagine Cup 2014 has launched and if you build a cool game you could end up at the World Finals at Microsoft headquarters in Seattle. I have had the opportunity to visit schools across Canada, and I have seen an incredible number of students with a passion for games. Videos games are a thriving industry…

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Canada wins $10000 at Imagine Cup World Finals and it doesn’t end there!

Team Sano from the University of Calgary took home the KFC Russia award at Microsoft Imagine Cup worldwide finals. Their project will be featured at the Kentucky Fried Chicken flagship Store in Moscow and they received a $10,000 cash prize. “We are sitting we are nervous thinking we will get it, we wont get it,…

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Imagine Cup World Finals – Day Two – presentations & recovery time

Today Canada’s Team Sano presented to the judges, then had time to recover before they meet the press tonight. 9:45 AM that’s the time Canada’s team Sano drew for their presentation to the judges this morning. We arrived at the check-in desk on time at 9:30. We waited outside the room, Team BearClaw from the…

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