Fraser Health Hackathon


January 21-22, 2017 / Location Simon Fraser University, Surrey Campus.

Fraser Health


Fraser Health Authority is the fastest growing health authority with 1.8 million residents, 25,000 staff and 2,600 physicians. Our population is diverse and ranges from urban centres to remote rural areas.

Health Innovation

The diversity of our region along with campuses of Simon Fraser University, Kwantlen Polytechnic and BCIT makes Fraser Health the ideal test-bed for health innovations and with a young and tech savvy population there is a rich breeding ground for innovators.

Improving quality of life

Fraser Health can act as the catalyst to produce health-related technologies that improve the lives of our patients, create economic strength and provide fulfilling employment prospects for our communities.

Health care Incubator

Given the worldwide challenge of health care inflation, Fraser Health has the opportunity to be the world’s incubator for affordable health care solutions.

Hackathon Challenges


These are some of the themes that are of interest to Fraser Health for the purpose of this hackathon.

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  • App Challenge
  • Data Challenge
  • Workflow Challenge

Meet Our Speakers & Judges


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Michael Marchbank

President and CEO, Fraser Health

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Linda Hepner

Mayor, City of Surrey

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Dr. Victoria Lee

Vice President, Population Health and Chief Medical Health Officer, Fraser Health

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Dr. Daniel Schwartz

Medical Director, Renal Program, Fraser Health

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Philip Barker

Vice President, Planning, Informatics and Analytics, Fraser Health

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Peter Payne

President & CEO Health Tech Innovation Foundation

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Arvinder Kang

Co-founder & CTO, UrbanLogiq

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Rob Peets

Director, Investment Analysis for TELUS Ventures at TELUS

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Dr. Norbert Haunerland

Professor of Biological Sciences and Associate Vice President of Research, SFU

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Gillian Vrooman

President of the Open Data Society of BC & the Director of Communications for the College of Pharmacists of BC.

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