TMX Group and Blockchain Learning Group Inc. have teamed up to coordinate a “Hackathon” focusing on developing innovative solutions addressing awareness, early detection, prevention, and treatment opportunities for children and youth with mental health issues. 

The Hack 4 Child Mental Health event runs from Friday May 11 – Sunday May 13, and will see groups of developers, designers, data scientists, business innovators and general enthusiasts come together to build technology or data-driven solutions to address child and youth mental healthcare issues.

TMX Group and Blockchain Learning Group Inc. have teamed up to coordinate the hackathon focusing on developing innovative solutions addressing awareness, early detection, prevention, and treatment opportunities for children and youth with mental health issues. 

Whether it’s a Blockchain-based application that addresses medication compliance for children and youth suffering from schizophrenia or a smarter way to curate, store and share important data around child and youth mental health issues, the goal of Hack 4 Child Mental Health is to build as many applications and innovations within a 36-hour collaborative environment, and potentially even highlight and promote the need for regulatory and policy advancements!

Those who wish to participate can sign up as a team of 2-5 or as an individual and be matched up. More information and a link to register can be found at hack4childmentalhealth.org.