Take part in an international design competition using the design process taught at Stanford and Harvard Business Schools.

Students use ‘Design Thinking’ methods taught at Ivy-league schools and practised at major tech companies to solve real-world problems as part of a international design challenge in Silicon Valley. Working in groups, students have the opportunity to research, design, and prototype a 3D ‘machine.’


Develop the problem solving skills and collaborative ideation techniques necessary for a successful career in today’s innovation-centered economy.

EXPERIENCE Silicon Valley

Students compete with several hundred students from across North America for the opportunity to travel to Silicon Valley to put their design to the test.


David Youngson

Date and Time



Grades 10 - 12

Grades 7 - 9

Grades 4 - 6