Winning Team EDU-REV With the Judges

Winning Team EDU-REV With the Judges
Ahmad Mustapha

Message from Campus Director


"It's not everyday that you have an opportunity to change the world. A team of you will be representing us at the upcoming Hult Prize Regional Finals on March 2018. This is our chance to show the world that Ahmadu Bello University is dedicated to making the world a better place. Abusites we can win the grand prize of $1,000,000 to Impact."


Ahmad Mustapha
mustaphaahmad9@gmail.com

Win $1,000,000 in start-up funding



The 2018 Challenge

Harnessing the power of energy to transform the lives of 10 million people

HOW WILL YOU CHANGE THE WORLD WITH US $1 MILLION?

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EVENT DETAIL

Information Session

Time: 11:00 AM
Date: Friday, November 10, 2017
Venue: Board Room, Directorate of Univeristy Advancement
Location: N/A
Additional Info: Come and learn all you need to Know about the Hult Prize

Screening And Information Session

Time: 11:00 AM
Date: Thursday, December 7, 2017
Venue: Board Room, Directorate of Univeristy Advancement
Location: N/A

Finals; HULT Priza@ Ahmadu Bello University Zaria

Time: 9:00 AM
Date: Friday, December 8, 2017
Venue: Assembly Hall
Location: Ahmadu Bello University Zaria
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HULT PRIZE AT BILLBOARD

1

Helwan University

319 teams registered

2

Minya University

282 teams registered

3

American International University-Bangladesh(AIUB)

239 teams registered

4

National University of Sciences and Technology

184 teams registered

5

Sukkur IBA University

181 teams registered

Judges

Bashir Yusuf
Bashir Yusuf
CEO, KAD ICT Hub
Bashir is a serial entrepreneur and the CEO of the world class KAD ICT hub in Kaduna, an IT accelerator that has the capacity to train over 10,000 youth in web development, hardware assembly, tech startup launching, and related fields. He obtained his first and second degrees in Electrical Engineering from Temple University, Philadelphia, after which he spent 11 years as a senior engineer and manager at Johnson Controls, he was under Advanced Technology and Product Development Team in Wisconsin, he contributed to the development of the first end to end wireless building automation network and the first cloud based building management system. Bashir is also a Board Member at Chitter, and Londonberry Media Group
Prof. Sahalu Junaid
Prof. Sahalu Junaid
Director Institute of Computing and ICT
Prof. Sahalu is a multi award winning academic, his areas of academic interest are; Parallel Computing, Web Applications Development, Programming Languages, Computer Science Education & E-Learning. He has the following awards to his credit; (1)Outstanding organization and presentation in Workshop on E-Learning in Higher Education (WEHE 2006), March 2006, DAD, KFUPM (2) Outstanding contribution in the development of KFUPM strategic plan, 2003 – 2005. (3) Instructional Technology Award (Medal plus Cash), King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals, for the 2003-2004 session. (4) Federal Government (Nigeria) Scholarship for PhD Studies (5) Overseas Development Administration Shared Scholarship Scheme (ODASSS) for MSc study in Queen Mary & Westfield College, University of London (6) Best graduating computer science student, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeria.
Dr. Sanusi Rafindadi
Dr. Sanusi Rafindadi
Director, Int. Centre of Excellence for Rural Financing & Entrepreneurship
Dr. Sanusi is the Director of the International Centre of Excellence for Rural Finance & Entrepreneurship. The Centre successfully constructed the First ever Improved Rocket Baker’s Oven Technology in Nigeria. As part of the centres' Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) in conjunction with Kano State Government it carried out series of Workshops on Credit, Product Development and Strategic Plan for the Management of the 44 Microfinance Banks in the State. It also conducted an interactive Seminar on Modernizing Business for some selected business Entrepreneurs in Kano and Kaduna States. Dr. Sanusi has consulted for a number of Local and International Organisations, including Heinrich Boll Foundation, Adam Smith International (ASI), DFID’s Nigeria Infrastructure Advisory Facility (NIAF). He also served as the Special Assistant to the Chief Economic Adviser to the president of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. He has served in a number of Federal Government Committees. His area of research interest is applied econometrics with applications to monetary economics, international economics and macroeconomics.
Prof. Muhmammad Dauda
Prof. Muhmammad Dauda
Dean, Faculty of Engineering
Prof. Dauda is an engineer of international repute, his articles are published in reputable national and international journals and has immensely contributed to the practice and teaching of engineering in Nigeria. He mentored a team of students that won the shell Eco marathon challenge. The Shell Eco-marathon competition challenges students in different continents to build and race energy-efficient cars, and rewards those that travel farthest with the least amount of fuel.
Prof. Abubakar Ismail
Prof. Abubakar Ismail
Deputy Dean, Faculty of Engineering
Prof. Ismail is a professor and Head of Department; Water Resources and Environmental Engineering, his articles are published in reputable national and International Journals. He is a registered Engineer with Council for Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria, (COREN) and a member of the following professional bodies; (1) Nigerian Society of Engineers, (NSE) MNSE (2) Society for Occupational Safety and Environment Health. (3)National Water Supply Association (NWSA), Abuja. (4)Nigerian Association of Hydrological Sciences (N.A.H.S.) (5)Member American Society for Civil Engineers
Dr. Ken Koli
Dr. Ken Koli
Faculty Member (Fine Arts)
Ahmed Zakaria
Ahmed Zakaria
Advancement Services Officer, Directorate of University Advancement

Organizing Committee

In a few short years, the Hult Prize has become one of the most prestigious student competitions in existence today, offering teams unparalleled opportunities and resources. With the goal of educating and engaging students at its core, this truly international prize has created a platform to support the launch of social enterprises that are tackling seemingly intractable global challenges.

Taariq Abdulaziz

Taariq Abdulaziz

Director Teams Recruitment

Ibrahim Babangida Sani

Ibrahim Babangida Sani

Director Public Relations

Muhammad Aliyu

Muhammad Aliyu

Campus Coordinator

Obinna Prince Obi

Obinna Prince Obi

Social Media Manager

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