There were 10 participating teams from various tertiary institutions that took part in Singapore MICE Challenge in 2017. They were given the chance to develop their creativity and present fresh and unique ideas to MICE leaders and professionals in the industry.
The 3 winning teams formed by young industry students were able to revolutionise learning and development by applying theory to practicality. Industry professionals were impressed with the bold predications and avant-garde concepts these teams delivered.
The Winning and 1st Runner Up teams were awarded with a fully sponsored trip to Nashville to attend PCMA Convening Leaders 2018, Professional Convention Management Association's (PCMA) largest annual meeting that generates education, networking, and business opportunities with more than 4,500 meetings industry professionals! The 2nd Runner Up team was awarded a trip to Kaohsiung, to compete in AFECA (Asia MICE Youth Challenge 2017) alongside with 13 teams from various institutions and universities all around Asia. They received the Special Recognition Award for their outstanding performance.
All 3 Winning teams were to participate in SACEOS Young Ambassadors Programme from 20 July 2017 to 31 May 2018! They are to be an advocate to tertiary institutions and secondary schools as well as being the representation of youth at selected major events. The Winning teams are also expected to produce a 5 minute video clip to document their experience in PCMA Convening Leaders 2018 and AFECA Asia MICE Youth Challenge 2017.