DIT Win at Accenture Solves Challenge
24 October 2018
DIT Business and Management Students Winners Eva Cullen and Ryan Conlan at Accenture Solves Challenge
Accenture Solves is an innovation challenge to tackle key global issues using innovation and technology which was held on October 11th at their headquarters in Hanover Quay, Grand Canal Dock. Teams from across the 3rd level sector including undergraduate and postgraduate students from UCD, TCD, DIT competed were selected to participate.
The day was broken up into two parts with the first portion consisting workshops with the aim of preparing applicants with the problem solving and presentation skills to effectively address a problem statement. The second part of the day involved a “Innovation & Concept Generation” session, culminating in presentations of these concepts to our judges.
Eva Cullen, 4th year Business and Managment student won best 1st prize for best social media post and Ryan Conlan also a final year student in Business and Management won 1st Prize for best speaker.