ISE students have attended the U-REAL competition held by KPMG, which is a business advisory firm and one of the Big Four auditors.
The final round was held on Wednesday 28th February 2018 at KPMG Headquarter, Empire Tower, Sathorn.
In this competition, the participants have to analyze problems/pain points of the real clients of the firm and come up with solutions/recommendations.
The proposed solution must be technologically and commercially feasible within 2 years.
The judges consist of KPMG's executives, corresponding clients, universities' professors.
Among 34 teams from various universities all over the country, our ISE students won the first prize, as well as many other prizes as follows.
Winner: "Silver Fork" team, which is comprised of four of our 3rd-year NANO students.
They proposed a novel approach of analyzing DNA to specify target customers for the client, which is a big health insurance company.
The team also received the Popular Vote Award.
2nd-runner: "The REAL" team, which is comprised of one 4th-year NANO student and four 4th-year ADME students.
Most Facebook Likes award: "Americano" team, which is comprised of one 3rd-year NANO student, and the rest are BBA, Thai program's Chem Eng, IE students.