02 Oct THE GRAND CHALLENGE – HACKCLINIC
BANGSAR, KUALA LUMPUR – The finalists from each hackathon were gathered in ADAX, Bangsar South for a comprehensive coaching of pitching their ideas. Hackclinic, was intended to expose the finalists to the do’s and don’ts of pitching ideas and mastering the flow of presentation.
En Faris Lokman, a seasoned business consultant from Frost & Sullivan conducted the session throughout the day. Among the topics covered were: Presenting yourself, business model, understanding your audience, presentation delivery, audience engagement, and answering questions.
The finalists were highly enthusiastic to battle each other for the upcoming final pitching that will be happening on the next day. They will face the audience and more importantly a panel of judges from various backgrounds to judge and select the winning projects and teams based on their creativity, marketability, uniqueness and impact.
At the end of the session, all participants were brought to the Connexion@Nexus event hall where they envisioned themselves pitching for the grand prize of RM10,000 tomorrow.