Hacking Heroin - detailed schedule for the weekend (June 9-11)

Friday June 9
Location: Graydon Head OTR location on Main (1421 Main Street)

Register here for the reception!

5:30pm   Reception begins

Drinks donated by Rhinegeist

Appetizers donated by Cintrifuse CEO Wendy Lea

6:00pm  Welcome and introduction

17a - Annie Rittgers

SPRY Labs - Emily Geiger

PG Sittenfeld’s Office - Colleen Reynolds

Remarks from Garren Colvin, President and CEO, St. Elizabeth Healthcare

7:00pm  Reception wraps

June 10 (Saturday all day)
Location: Union Hall (1311 Vine Street)

10:00am – 10:10am Welcome and Register


Breakfast donated by Coffee Emporium

Snacks donated by FlyWheel

10:10am – 10:45am Kick-off

Welcome and schedule run-through: Annie, Emily, Colleen

Why We’re Here: voice of someone in recovery

The Role of Data: Leigh Tami, City of Cincinnati

10:45am – 11:00am Break for snacks/bathroom

11:00am-11:45am Challenge Pitches

Challenge 1:  Supports for families.  

Challenge 2: Crowdfunding solutions.

Challenge 3: Supports for first responders.

Challenge 4: Naloxone distribution.  

Challenge 5: Peer mentoring.

Challenge 6: Treatment center capacity and referral tools.

Challenge 7: Job Supports.

Challenge 8: Engaging volunteers.

11:45pm -12:00pm   Quick Break/grab lunch

Pizza lunch donated by Jason Buckner from the Health Collaborative

12:00pm-1:00pm    Team formation and working lunch

1:00pm-11:59pm     Team work time.  Mentors/advisors join from 1-6pm

·       Annie, Colleen, Emily on site

·       Dinner donated by Eli's BBQ, served at 6:30 pm

·       Building open to midnight

June 11 (Sunday all day)
Location: Union Hall (1311 Vine Street)

8:00am Doors Open / teams finalize work

Breakfast donated by Marx’s bagels

11:00am   Final Pitch Submission deadline

11:00am-1:00pm  Team prep time & working lunch

Pitching workshop with Eric Weismann, Cintrifuse

Lunch donated by Keystone Bar and Grill

2:00pm-2:15pm         Meet the Judges – Annie, Emily, Colleen introduce

  • Dr. Teresa Koeller, Specialist in Addiction Medicine, St. Elizabeth Healthcare
  • Sam Lee, CincyTech + Postdoctoral Research Scientist at Cincinnati Children's
  • Alex Linser, Chief of Staff, Commissioner Denise Driehaus  
  • Neil Tilow, CEO of Talbert House

2:15pm-3:15pm Pitches   Note - time may be adjusted based on number of teams and time for questions

  • Pitches will each be 3 min of presentation, 2 minutes of Q&A.  

3:15pm-3:30pm         Judges Move to Deliberation + Quick Break

3:30pm-4:15pm         Panel on ‘What’s next’ moderated by PG Sittenfeld

Brendon Cull, Cincinnati USA Regional Chamber

Wendy Lea, Cintrifuse

4:15pm-5:00pm         Winners

Emily/Annie closing for the weekend

Winners Announced

5:00pm-6:00pm         Closing Drinks

Drinks donated by Rhinegeist