Connor Chong

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""Entrepreneurship is the mechanism for the social change of tomorrow". Together, I believe we can bring a new age of social innovation to tackle the most pressing issues of today. I'm especially excited about the challenge this year, which is about Youth Empowerment; the young people of today have incredible power and momentum to bring about social, political, and economic change."


Connor Chong
conchong@wharton.upenn.edu

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Hult Prize @Penn Competition

Time: 10:00 AM
Date: Saturday, December 1, 2018
Venue: Steinberg-Dietrich Hall, RM 350, 351
Location: 3620 Locust Walk
Philadelphia, PA, 19104-6024

HULT PRIZE AT BILLBOARD

1

Islamia University

587 teams registered

2

Daffodil International University

580 teams registered

3

Noakhali Science & Technology University

506 teams registered

4

Nirma University

492 teams registered

5

Khulna University Of Engineering & Technology (KUET)

417 teams registered

Judges

Garrett Melby
Garrett Melby
Co-Founder and Executive Director of Good Company Ventures
Mr. Melby is the co-founder and executive director of Good Company Ventures. Good Company Ventures funds start-ups with innovative solutions to big, unmet social needs.
Grace Manning
Grace Manning
Manager of Social Impact and Administration, Saxbys
Ms. Manning is the manager of social impact and administration at Saxbys. She plays a role in maintaining the company's community outreach and social impact.
Keenan Corrigan
Keenan Corrigan
Philadelphia Director, Venture For America
She is currently Venture for America's Director of Philadelphia where she manages community partnerships, build relationships with donors and supports the VFA Fellows in the city.
Dhairya Pujara
Dhairya Pujara
Founder, YCenter
He is the founder of YCenter which is a global e-learning organization, which help facilitate entrepreneurship, technology for sustainability, and creative leadership programs.
Katlyn Grasso
Katlyn Grasso
Founder, GenHERation
Katlyn will be our keynote speaker for the Hult Prize @ Penn competition! Katlyn graduated from Wharton in 2015 and a recipient of the 2015 President's Engagement Prize for her company GenHERation. GenHERation focuses on creating a network for female empowerment for millennial women such as creating programs where young girls can work with female executives.

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.

Melinda Hu

Melinda Hu

Director of External Affairs

Sarah Kim

Sarah Kim

Director of Internal Affairs

Angie Peng

Angie Peng

Director of Outreach

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