Congratulations, team Fireblend, the winner of 1st Hult Prize at Waseda! Thanks to everyone who participated and helped make this contest a success. Stay tuned for our next round at the regional stage!

Congratulations, team Fireblend, the winner of 1st Hult Prize at Waseda! Thanks to everyone who participated and helped make this contest a success. Stay tuned for our next round at the regional stage!
Catherine Min Jeong Shon

Message from Campus Director


"Hello, my name is Catherine and I am the campus director at Waseda University which is located in Tokyo, Japan. My committee and I will try our best to fully support the future global leaders who will soon be challenging the world! I will be looking forward to meeting you all at the campus, regional and, hopefully, global competitions. Wish all the best to campus directors, committees, and participants!"


Catherine Min Jeong Shon
smj93.smj@gmail.com

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Time: 12:30 PM
Date: Saturday, December 16, 2017
Venue: Waseda University, Building 11, 8th floor, Room 812
Location: 1 Chome-104 Totsukamachi, Shinjuku
Tokyo, , 169-8050

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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

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Sukkur IBA University

181 teams registered

Judges

Daniel Dolan
Daniel Dolan
Professor at Waseda University
Daniel Dolan is a professor in the Graduate School of Accountancy, Waseda University. His teaching and research focus on business communication including corporate governance, leadership, and professional communication skills.
Matthew Gray
Matthew Gray
Associate Professor at Waseda University
Matthew Gray has been an associate professor at the School of International Liberal Studies (SILS), Waseda University, Tokyo, Japan since September 2016. Prior to this, he spent 2005-2016 at the Australian National University (ANU) in Canberra, Australia. He has also held visiting positions at the Institute for Advanced Studies on Asia at the University of Tokyo, Japan, in 2015-2016, and at Durham University, UK, in 2011.
Joe Hug
Joe Hug
Business Consultant / Entrepreneur
Joe Hug retired from a career in the U.S. Navy medical field working in Anesthesiology, E.R., ICU, and Neuro-Trauma. Later teaching undergraduate and graduate-level courses in medicine and business at U.S. and Japanese universities. Currently, he is engaged as a business consultant to numerous large companies in the Tokyo area and conducts business workshops and seminars on specialized subjects.
Hiroshi Onoda
Hiroshi Onoda
Professor at Waseda University
Hiroshi Onoda is a professor at the Faculty of Science and Engineering, Graduate School of Environment and Energy Engineering at Waseda University. He specializes in Environmental Engineering, Energy Engineering, Environmental Impact Assessment and Environmental Policy.
Keita Suzuki
Keita Suzuki
Investment Specialist
Keita Suzuki is a founder and managing partner of Integral Investments Inc., which is a private equity firm specializing in principal investments into various asset classes beyond boundaries.

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.

Nami Ibaraki

Nami Ibaraki

Marketer

Diana Martinez

Diana Martinez

Marketer

Yoomi Shin

Yoomi Shin

Marketer

Tanya Tsytsareva

Tanya Tsytsareva

Marketer

Yukine Kashiwagi

Yukine Kashiwagi

Recruiter

Ryoji Miyakoshi

Ryoji Miyakoshi

Recruiter

Aditya Goyal

Aditya Goyal

Researcher

Hyun Diane Roh

Hyun Diane Roh

Researcher

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