Junior Achievement BC (JABC) has a new initiative hosting virtual Tech Camps this year. Join us this summer to learn more about business and entrepreneurship and equip yourself with the tools and resources required to Build Your Own Start-up.
With the UN Decade of Action calling for accelerated sustainable solutions to the world’s biggest challenges by 2030, what better time than now to tackle some of the UN Sustainable Development Goals. Address Climate Action, Life Below Water, Reduced Inequalities and many more in your own innovative tech solutions.
Learn about Human Centered Design Thinking and apply your knowledge to create a proof of concept for your venture in only 6 weeks.
Participating in this program will give you the opportunity to be mentored by consultants from Accenture, a Fortune Global 500 company.
There is no cost to join!
WHO CAN PARTICIPATE Students from Grade 8 to 12 all across BC are invited to participate.
LOCATION All meetings will be virtual. Access to a computer and internet is required.
TIME COMMITMENT 2 hours each week: Includes team meetings and workshops with Accenture mentors + individual prep work.
ACCELERATOR DATES Begins week of July 13 and concludes on August 21.