Jordan K. Y. Yong

Message from Campus Director


"Do you strive to unleash the potential of your capabilities? I believe that NTU is filled with talented individuals. However if we could work together in a team to change the world, that would be phenomenal! Hult Prize @NTU shall provide a platform for you all to work together to be both world and life changers."


Jordan K. Y. Yong
jordanyong@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?

Competing in Hult Prize is easy

Download

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the 2018 President's challenge

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your team

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Register

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your team

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Pitch

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your start-up idea

EVENT DETAIL

Info Session + Networking

Time: 5:40 PM
Date: Friday, November 17, 2017
Venue: College of Management Room 102
Location: N/A

Social Entrepreneurship Workshop

Time: 1:30 AM
Date: Saturday, December 2, 2017
Venue: College of Management #1 Room 101
Location: N/A

Competition

Time: 6:00 PM
Date: Friday, December 15, 2017
Venue:
Location: N/A

HULT PRIZE AT BILLBOARD

1

Helwan University

316 teams registered

2

Minya University

282 teams registered

3

American International University-Bangladesh(AIUB)

238 teams registered

4

National University of Sciences and Technology

183 teams registered

5

Sukkur IBA University

181 teams registered

Judges

Dr. Harvey J. Houng
Dr. Harvey J. Houng
Former Senior Advisor of Taiwan Environmental Protection Administration
Just retired from his post as a senior advisor of the EPA in Taiwan, Dr. Houng was focusing on resource recycling, waste management and sustainable material management. He has more than 30 years of teaching career including teaching as a Visiting Professor at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology as well as a Professor Adjunct at the National Taipei University of Technology and the University of Houston in the USA. Having worked in the United States (US) for two decades, he was summoned by the Taiwan government in 1997 to help formulate waste and resource management policies, resource recovery regulations, soil and ground water remediation standards.
Dr. Steven Yang
Dr. Steven Yang
General Manager at B Current Impact Investment Fund2.
Dr. Steven Yang received his Ph.D. in economics from Iowa State University in 2000, and had since worked for more than a decade as a research fellow and later the director of division VI for TIER. His research work covered the areas of macroeconomics, industrial innovation system, SMEs, and knowledge services. In recent years he has joined the business cycle for putting in practice his academic findings in the hope for more actively contributing to the development of new economy and a better society.
Mr. Joe Huang
Mr. Joe Huang
Founder of SolutionMakers
As an application engineer in National Instruments, Joe realized how real impact and how important of the interdisciplinary team could create the value. After that, he started a product design studio with classmates from department of Mechanical Engineering, NTU till now. His team focuses on creating the human-centered design products and providing prototyping services to their clients from varies industries. He believes the power of interdisciplinary knowledge, like the potential team that Hult Prize eager to discover in social innovation field.

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.

Dr. Miriam Garvi

Dr. Miriam Garvi

Faculty Sponsor

Peter Lee

Peter Lee

Alumni Advisor

Philip Chang

Philip Chang

Co-organizer

Sponsors

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NATIONAL TAIWAN UNIVERSITY REGISTRATION FORM

Team member 1* Captain
Team member 2*
Team member 3*
Team member 4 (optional)
About your team
* Your team requires at least 3 members and no more than 4, and must be compromised of current students. Alumni and faculty are not allowed to be official team members.