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Apex Business Plan Competition

Transformative and International 

The 2021 Apex Hybrid Business Plan Competition took place from January 25 to 29, 2021 and challenged participants to be innovative and creative as they develop, direct, organize and present their business plan to a panel of judges. Check out the highlights of this international and transformative event.


Highlights of the 2021 virtual Apex

The 2021 Apex Business Plan Competition took place virtually to accomodate teams from around the world during the pandemic. The 5-day virtual event saw 163 participants in 70 teams, representing 45 worldclass universities, across 15 countries and 9 provinces across Canada pitch to 37 judges from diverse industries across Atlantic Canada. 

70 teams

Apex 2021 UG Teams

Apex 2021 Grad Teams


Judges from 25 worldclass organisations

Apex 2021 Judges


Transformative Workshops and Interactive Panels

Jan. 18

Apex 2021 Elevator Pitch Workshop

Jan. 25

Apex 2021 Workshop

Jan. 26

Apex 2021 Planet hatch workshop

Jan. 29

Panel by Chamber of commerce


Over $20,000 in cash prizes awarded to winning teams

apex 2021 awards gala 


Thank you to all our generous sponsors

Apex 2021 sponsors