Competition


Eligibility

Project Topic: Any topic related to engineering and/or technology regardless of discipline

Participant: Any young professionals at the age of 18 - 30 (NO age limit for SS section)

Awards

 

Secondary School Section AWARDS

 

Certificate

Trophy

Prize

2-Day internship programme

All Participants

Champion

HK$1,5001

2

1st Runner Up

HK$1,0001

2ⁿᵈ Runner Up

HK$5001

Best Innovation Award

My Favourite Booth Award

Best Participation Award

My Favourite Poster Award

1  The prize shall be delivered in book vouchers or any other prize of equivalent amount
2  The Champion team will have an opportunity to join a 2-Day internship programme in an international engineering company in Hong Kong. (subject to the final arrangement of the YPEC 2018 organising committee)

 

 

SD / UG / PG / ON Section AWARDS

 

Certificate

Trophy

Prize

All Participants

Champion*

HK$1,500

1st Runner Up

HK$1,000

2nd Runner Up

HK$500

Best Innovation Award

My Favourite Booth Award

My Favourite Poster Award

* Sub-Degree / UnderGraduate / PostGraduate / OpeN Section champion is eligible to nominate one team member to compete with the other three nominees in Present Around The World (PATW) Hong Kong Round in late July 2018. The Champion and the 1st runner-up of PATW Hong Kong Round will be awarded a free one-year IET membership, a trophy and cash prize of HK$1,800 and HK$1,200 respectively. The Champion will also be nominated to the Asia-Pacific Regional Final of PATW2018 in Singapore in August 2018. 

 

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Deliverables

SS SECTION

Each Secondary School team has to submit:

Project Abstract

 

> No more than 200 words in English
> Microsoft Word format
> Assessed for screening (if necessary) and competition
> Appendix is welcomed as supporting material

 

Standard template of the project abstract is available in DOWNLOADS. Each team shall email the abstract to submission@ietypec.org by the DUE DATE.

Presentation

 

> 10-min Presentation + 5-min Q&A
> English ONLY
> Multimedia presentation
> Students in proper school uniform

 

Structure (not restricted except for front page)
> Front page (inc. team member names, school name, project title)
> Content page
> Introduction and background
> Main body of presentation
> Conclusion

 

Equipment provision by the Organiser
> A microphone system
> A desktop and video projector
> A pointer

Teams are also allowed to bring own presentation devices and materials. 

 

Each team shall email the presentation to submission@ietypec.org by the DUE DATE.

 Product

 

The “product” could be a model, photos or videos that demonstrate the ideas of the project.

Exhibition Booth

 

Each team has to set up an exhibition booth to explain and demonstrate their project ideas.

 

Equipment Provision by the Organiser
> 1x White exhibition board
> 1x Table
> 2x Chairs
> 220V AC Power sockets

SD / UG / PG / ON  SECTION

Each Sub-Degree / UnderGraduate / PostGraduate / OpeN Section team has to submit: 

Project Abstract

 

> No more than 200 words in English
> Microsoft Word format
> Assessed for screening (if necessary) and competition
> Appendix is welcomed as supporting material

 

Standard template of the project abstract is available in DOWNLOADS. Each team shall email the abstract to submission@ietypec.org by the DUE DATE.

Presentation

 

> 10-min Presentation + 5-min Q&A
> English ONLY
> Multimedia presentation
> Business formal attire

 

Structure (not restricted except for front page)
> Front page (inc. team member names, section, project title)
> Content page
> Introduction and background
> Main body of presentation
> Conclusion

 

Equipment provision by the Organiser
> A microphone system
> A desktop and video projector
> A pointer

Teams are also allowed to bring own presentation devices and materials. 

 

Each team shall email the presentation to submission@ietypec.org by the DUE DATE.

The team can also deliver their project by the following non-compulsory means:

Product

 

The “product” could be a model, photos or videos that demonstrate the ideas of the project.

Exhibition Booth

 

With prior request to the organiser, each team could be allowed to set up an exhibition booth to explain and demonstrate their project ideas.

 

Equipment Provision by the Organiser
> 1x White exhibition board
> 1x Table
> 2x Chairs
> 220V AC Power sockets

Info Sheets are downloadable HERE

YPEC 2018 Information Sheets are the only official source of event information unless otherwise specified.