The Grand Finale of Hult Prize at University of Dhaka-2020 will be held on Thursday at the Conference Hall of Business Studies Faculty.
Besides, Positive Bangladesh and Hult Prize will launch their first youth magazine "Youৎসব" on the eve of the Grand Finale, a press release revealed the matter today.
Professor Shibli Rubayat Ul Islam, Dean of Faculty of Business Studies, will attend the programme as chief guest.
Professor Dr Mubarak Ahmad Khan, Tina Jabeen, investment advisor of StartUp Bangladesh, Fayez Ahmed, youth co-lab coordinator of UNDP, Shiddhartho Probal, Tanay Kumar Roy, research analyst of IDLC Securities will be present as judges for the Grand Finale.
Positive Bangladesh also organised a 5-hour-long workshop session at EMK Center for additional grooming session of the finalists.
Earlier, 83 teams of the university submitted their ideas for the competition. Among those 22 ideas were shortlisted by the online round judge Sharmin Akhter Shakila for the semifinals.
Later, the selected teams presented their ideas to the judges and 11 teams have been selected for the finals.
The promotion throughout the campus has generated a great hype among students. The details of the event can be found on the Facebook page of Positive Bangladesh and Hult Prize at University of Dhaka. The event is open for all to attend, learn and get inspired by the judges and finalists.