Name of the Competition: SHELL IDEAS360
About the competition: Shell Ideas360 is a global competition where university students conceive, share and collaboratively develop game-changing ideas to help tackle Energy, Water and Food challenges around the world.
Achievement: Shell Ideas360 Audience Choice Award.
REP Students: Matthew James, Nur Syazana Puteri Bte Asmuni and Ang Wei Loong.
Team: Team Epiphany.
Description: Team Epiphany, comprising R2 students Syazana, Matthew and R4 student Wei Loong, emerged as the PEOPLE’S CHOICE AWARD WINNERS in the Grand Finals of the global Shell Ideas360 Competition held at The London Olympic Stadium on 30 June 2016. They beat close to 1,000 entries from over 140 countries to make it to the Grand Finals.
Their idea NutriSea, a seaweed processing starter kit which helps communities turn overgrowing Sargassuma seaweed into food supplements to combat malnutrition, was voted as the favourite idea of the audience and participants.
This is the second time REP teams have made it to the Grand Finals of a global competition of this scale in 2 consecutive years.
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