AquaHacking Québec 2023

AquaHacking Challenge

Québec 2023

Don't let pollution dry up your future.

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THE WATER ISSUES
TACKLED IN THIS CHALLENGE

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RECREATIONAL BOATING

Develop a technological solution to promote sustainable, responsible and safe navigation.

 

WATER ISSUE LEADERS

Coalition Navigation

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SHORELINE
EROSION

Reduce erosion as a natural phenomenon and find sustainable solutions that are truly ecological.

 

WATER ISSUE LEADERS

MRC des Maskoutains & COPERNIC

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WATER QUALITY OF URBAN STREAMS

Effectively analyze pollutants and identify their sources in urban streams.

 

WATER ISSUE LEADERS

GRAME & Comité ZIP Jacques-Cartier

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SURFACE AND GROUND
WATER AVAILABILITY

Optimize the use of ground and surface water in areas of low availability.

 

WATER ISSUE LEADER

Ministère de l'Environnement, de la Lutte contre les changements climatiques, de la Faune et des Parcs

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SENSITIVE HABITATS OF THE ST. LAWRENCE RIVER

Create a sensitivity index for the natural environments of the St. Lawrence to identify sensitive areas and prioritize restoration, protection and stewardship actions.

 

WATER ISSUE LEADERS

Société de protection et d’aménagement de l’île aux Pommes & Conservation de la nature Canada

MEET THE FINALISTS

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MODUL’EAU

The Modul’Eau team offers a turnkey service for mapping water quality in aquatic environments.

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AQUABOTS

From INRS, this team offers real-time access to geotagged data for monitoring water quality in urban streams.

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ENVIRO SCIENTYS

The EnviroScientys team at INRS has developed an intelligent probe, SWEEP which can monitor changes in snow cover in real time and predict the availability of water from melting snow.

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RÊVER HAUT

The Rêver Haut team proposes Mapsense AI, a web-based platform integrating a GIS geographic information system and artificial intelligence capable of detecting sensitive areas from satellite images.

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GÉOMAGE

Sherbrooke’s Géomage team offers the Archipel solution to address the challenges of St. Lawrence River habitats. Archipel is the first decision-support tool for the management of sensitive environments.

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