Congratulations to team BestBeing on winning the Hult Prize competition at the University of Rochester!

Congratulations to team BestBeing on winning the Hult Prize competition at the University of Rochester!
Sara Anis

Message from Campus Director


"Success is no accident. It is hard work, perseverance, learning, studying, sacrifice and most of all, love of what you are doing or learning to do. It's not everyday that you have an opportunity to change the world. This is your chance to show the world you are dedicated to impact!"


Sara Anis
hpuofr@gmail.com

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EVENT DETAIL

Celebrating 40 years of Entrepreneurship

Time: 2:00 PM
Date: Saturday, October 6, 2018
Venue: Schlegel 407
Location: Simon Business School
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Additional Info: Join us as we celebrate 40 years of entrepreneurship at our university and learn how you can participate in the Hult Prize Competition!

Ideation Workshop

Time: 6:30 PM
Date: Thursday, October 11, 2018
Venue: iZone
Location: Rush Rhees Library
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Pitch Clinic with the Writing Center!

Time: 3:00 PM
Date: Monday, October 22, 2018
Venue: Writing, Speaking and Argument Center
Location: Rush Rhees Library
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Additional Info: Additional times where you can go to the writing center where they will give you and your team personal feedback on your pitch: Monday 10/22-Thursday 10/25 3-5pm, 7-10pm, Friday 10/26 12-2pm, Sunday 10/28 7-10pm. Sign up here: https://bit.ly/2yfUWPn

Simon Information Session

Time: 12:00 PM
Date: Tuesday, October 23, 2018
Venue: Simon Business School
Location: S103
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Pitch Workshop

Time: 6:30 PM
Date: Thursday, October 25, 2018
Venue: iZone
Location: Rush Rhees Library
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On Campus Competition

Time: 1:00 PM
Date: Saturday, November 3, 2018
Venue: Schlegel s207
Location: Simon Business School
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HULT PRIZE AT BILLBOARD

1

Daffodil International University

577 teams registered

2

Nirma University

492 teams registered

3

University of Botswana

371 teams registered

4

Islamia University

248 teams registered

5

Mehran University Of Engineering & Technology

242 teams registered

Judges

Abu Saeed Islam
Abu Saeed Islam
Manager, Advanced Technology Group at Xerox Corporation
Olga Sachkouskaya
Olga Sachkouskaya
Applications Engineer II, Optical Metrology
Rohit Bhatia
Rohit Bhatia
IT Solution Architect- Digital Transformation at Corning Incorporated
Ian Young
Ian Young
Lead Intelligence Analyst- Market and Competitive Strategy at Harris Corp.
Anna Schreyer
Anna Schreyer
VP Development Operations at Clerio Vision, Inc.
Sean Flaherty
Sean Flaherty
EVP Innovation, ITX Corp.

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.

Sara Anis

Sara Anis

Campus Director

Courtney Thomas Jr.

Courtney Thomas Jr.

Head of Outreach and Communications

Feiyang (Andy) Deng

Feiyang (Andy) Deng

Head of Logistics

Nur Shahirah Othman

Nur Shahirah Othman

Head of Marketing and Social Media

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UNIVERSITY OF ROCHESTER REGISTRATION FORM

Deadline to submit applications is October 25th!

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.