The Official Hackathon of Canadian Music Week 2018

Welcome to the inaugural CMW Hackathon!

For those unfamiliar, Canadian Music Week is the longest running and second largest music and technology conference in North America. This hackathon brings the best and brightest software developers and designers together with the best musicians at CMW to create new solutions for Canadian fans, artists, and the music industry. 

Winning teams will present at the conference, attended by 500 journalists and bloggers and 3,000 business delegates from 30 countries.

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Teams are limited to 5 members. Participants must be 19 years of age.


Some coding experience. Previous Hackathon experience preferred.

How to enter

Please apply on


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Jay Rosenzweig
CEO Rosensweig & Co

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Jodi Kovitz
Founder & CEO, #MoveTheDial

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Shawn Wilson
CEO Muzooka

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David Dufresne
Partner, Panache Ventures

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Roger Chabra
CIO, TribalScale

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Greg Nisbet
Founder & CEO, RadioMogul by MEDIAZOIC

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Ralph Simon
Founder & Chief Executive, Mobilium Global

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Olivia Diamond
Shed Creative Agency

Judging Criteria

  • Innovativeness
  • Relevance to Industry
  • Technical Excellence
  • User Experience