Lisa van Heereveld

Message from Campus Director


"Thanks all for helping us make the event great! Overwhelmed by the fantastic feedback from both support organisations & attendees. Excited to announce that LiveAgain is our winner with ShareForGood coming in on second place! Two amazing ideas and really excited to be working with both in the coming months!"


Lisa van Heereveld
e.h.m.van-heereveld@ncl.ac.uk

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



The 2017 Challenge

REAWAKENING HUMAN POTENTIAL

building sustainable, scalable start-up enterprises that will restore the rights and dignity of 10million people by 2022

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EVENT DETAIL

Hult Prize Quarterfinals

Time: 10:00 AM
Date: Saturday, December 3, 2016
Venue: King's Gate
Location: Barrack Road
Newcastle University, , NE6 1TX
Additional Info: One day intensive bootcamp!

HULT PRIZE AT BILLBOARD

1

Lagos State University

215 teams registered

2

Government Degree College,Porumamilla

200 teams registered

3

Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology

181 teams registered

4

National University of Sciences and Technology

133 teams registered

5

Cairo University

108 teams registered

Judges

Laura Richards
Marketing & PR Manager, Northstar Ventures
Northstar Ventures is an investment firm that manages a £10.2m social investment fund.
Michelle Booth
Social Enterprise & Entrepreneurship Specialist, Gateshead Council
Gateshead is an officially recognised social enterprise borough
Karl Robson
Founder & CEO, Override Records CIC
Karl has been involved in organising the annual North East Social Enterprise Festival as well as the annual If We Can You Can Challenge (startup competition). He has recently started his own CIC and is an Unltd award-winner
Bethany Ainsley
Founder & CEO, Nouveau Wellbeing CIC
Bethany Ainsley is founder of award-winning social enterprise Nouveau Wellbeing and has been awarded 'Young Business Person of the Year' at the North East Business Executive of the Year Awards.
Mohamed Nasreldin
Director, North of England Refugees Service
Janette Young
Enterprise Lecturer, Newcastle University
Janette is a lecturer and researcher at Newcastle University, focusing on leadership and pitching skills

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.

Steve Bowden

Enterprise Adviser & Event Coordinator

Claire Adamson

Enterprise Manager & Event Coordinator

Gretel Dixon

Enterprise Adviser & Event Coordinator

Jessica Robson

Marketing & Communications Coordinator

Laura Sharp

Marketing & Communications Manager

Angela Smee

Catering & Health&Safety Manager

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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 comprised of current students, with the option of one alumni member.