HULT-PRIZE 2023, an initiative by the 42nd President of the United States, Bill Clinton to solve burning global issues, was organised by the Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology, (IIEST) Shibpur on 29 January 2023 with great pride and pleasure.
This year, Hult-Prize 2023's theme was "Redesigning the Fashion to be Sustainable", to change the definition of fashion in a positive way, that makes it beneficial for all. Students come up with their innovative ideas, submitted their presentations and finally pitched them in front of judges on the main event day.
The event was judged by serial entrepreneurs, public speaker(TEDx) RAHUL BASAK Co-founder of Amar Canvas, Aaquib Hussain founding partner at Freeflow venture builders and Aditya Bose Founder and CEO of ProBano.
In this particular event, it appears that the pitches were well-received, with each presenter effectively communicating their unique value proposition and explaining their business model in a clear and concise manner. The diverse range of ideas, from technology solutions to innovative products, kept the audience engaged and interested throughout the event.
The panel of judges and experts provided valuable feedback and insights to each presenter, helping them to refine their pitch and think more critically about their business. This interaction between the presenters and the judges helped to create a dynamic and engaging atmosphere, which was further enhanced by the use of multimedia elements such as slides and videos to illustrate the pitches.
The organization of the event was smooth, with everything running on schedule and the venue being well-suited for the occasion. The event members were professional and accommodating, ensuring that everything ran smoothly from start to finish. The networking opportunities offered after the pitches also provided a great platform for entrepreneurs and investors to connect and exchange ideas.
Overall, this pitching event was a great success, providing a platform for startups and entrepreneurs to showcase their ideas and gain valuable feedback and insights. The event was well-organized, engaging, and provided valuable opportunities for participants to connect and network with others in the industry. And, Now the winners of this event got a wonderful opportunity to represent IIEST Shibpur, in further rounds and take their idea one step closer to winning that Global reward of $1M. Hult Prize 2023 congratulates them and looks for more such events in the future as well.