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IUB hosts final round of Hult Prize competition

Metro Desk

1 December, 2020 12:00 AM printer

Independent University, Bangladesh (IUB) on Saturday hosted the final round of 2020-2021 Hult Prize competition with participation of six teams on its campus in the city. 

Hamdi Ben Elmi, global manager of Hult Prize Foundation, watched the competition and announced the name of the winning team -- ‘SharePort’, said a press release.

The five other teams were Team Detox, District 7, Moral Rations, RankBrain and Inquisitive Underdogs.

As part of social corporate responsibility and with the goal of doing something good for people, more than 120 IUB students took part in the competition. This year, the theme was “Food for Good”.

The 2020-2021 Hult Prize Challenge has set the goal of creating new jobs, stimulating economies and improving outcomes of 10,000,000 people by 2030.