March 3, Tags: EducationMentorshipMobile AppTechnovationWomen in Tech The Futuristic Flame team wants to create an app that connects high school students, university representatives and alumnus from all over the world. Development Innovations] The gender gap in the tech industry has been cited as a barrier for women in tech from Silicon Valley to Phnom Penh.
They had the opportunity to listen to some female leaders in the technology field. Gary had an assertive but honest way of encouraging us to realise and monetise our passion and dreams while holding on to two important life values: What made them stand out was that the other participants were university students and graduates!
After the 4-hour accelerated programme, they emerged as joint Runner-Up, and awarded with prizes from Microsoft and Reuters. Joining their team was an MBA graduate who gave valuable insight and improved the business model.
The team was offered sound advice from several mentors during the event. We would like to thank Mr Daniel Shen CEO of amazed who personally gave our girls the invitation to attend and participate in this event.
Mr Shen previously gave useful and practical tips on pitching a business idea when the girls prepared for their Technovation pitch event!
Plug in amazed article: They are now one of semi-finalist teams on the global stage! Plug in Entrepreneur HK article: It consists of entrepreneurs and educators focused on promoting, teaching and equipping the next generation of girls with technology-related skills.
They will launch a mobile app start-up in four stages: Ideation, Technology, Entrepreneurship and Pitch.
Within the span of just two months, they have been tasked with identifying a problem in the Hong Kong community according to the UN Sustainable Development Goals, developing a mobile app solution, building a business plan, and bringing the business idea to market.
They will first compete against over girls in over 40 teams within Hong Kong, with the champion winning the chance to attend the World Pitch Finals in San Francisco in August!
To find out more about the event, visit the Technovation Challenge website or look for the GirlsMakeTech hashtag on social media!Technical Components We used strings We used strings to display the steps and the step count at the bottom of the screen.
We used variables We initialized then called global variables for each of the recipe steps and instructions. The Technovation Challenge provides opportunities for young women, ages , to participate in a global competition while helping others in need.
10 teams will be selected to Pitch at the World Pitch event in June of but all Massachusetts teams will be invited to Pitch at a separate regional event. The Relationship between Manufacturer and Distributors: Knowledge Transfer and Performance. Every year, Technovation challenges to year-old girls to build a business plan and mobile app that will address a community problem.
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