KINGSTON – Dozens of great minds are expected to descend on Kingston this May. The Breakout Project” takes place May 10-12 at Fort Henry and Market Square. This morning, the city announced a popular Canadian Band will be joining in on the celebration. The Sam Roberts Band will play a free concert at Market Square as part of the closing ceremony on May 12th. Those looking to take part in the Fort Henry breakout event can register in teams of 6-10 — and come up with a world changing project. Topics include education, technology and health care. Groups will network, compete and collaborate in order to come up with initiatives designed to that make the world a better place.
Grant Goodwin/CEO, Innovate Kingston:
“And the world is coming to help them. It’s a live steamed event. These 10 teams have their goals and their missions. They need a whole lot of people. They need connections. They need financial resources. They need awareness.”