Asia Pacific Kid Entrepreneur Championship (APKEC) 2021
Attention Parents/Schools/Enrichment Centers/Corporates
This is for students between the age of 8-14 yrs. Get them to participate in First Ever Asia Pacific Kid Entrepreneurship Championship (APKEC).
This is an online event scheduled for November 27 & 28, 2021
Registrations are closed now
Thank you for your interest. Entries for APKEC 2021 have closed
Participants can upload their submissions on or before November 21st, 2021 (23:59 pm SGT)
- This platform will give them a chance to learn the ropes of Entrepreneurship and present their ideas to the judges.
- A brilliant opportunity for kids to experience entrepreneurship early on and get the confidence to create solutions while meeting children from across the world.
- 3 hour extensive workshop to be held before the event.
- Learning resources will be provided to kids. Mentoring and full support will be provided.
Overview | Rules
All submissions will be judged by an experts’ jury according to the following criteria:
- Understanding & defining of the problem– How well does the team understand & define the problem
- Solution– Uniqueness of the solution presented and the ability to address the problem The use of valid and accurate information presented in a visually pleasing and understandable manner (how clear is your message? is your submission based on evidence-based messages? is your submission appropriate for the target audience?)
- Presentation – Clarity in presenting the solution, the aesthetic use of design elements to convey the message
- Overall impact of the idea – the overall impact evoked by the submissions
- Best Product/Service Solution
- Best Technology Idea
- Best Eco-Friendly/Sustainable Idea
- Best Pitch Presentation & Business Plan
- Kid Entrepreneur of The Year
- This competition is open to students in the age group of 8–14 yr-old and residing in Asia Pacific (age as of June 30, 2021)
- Submissions should be in English; for videos, the language should be English or there should be English subtitles.
- Only one submission per team is permitted.
- All entries must be received by 7 November 2021 (23:59 SGT)
- All submissions for the final event must be received by November 20, 2021 (23:59 SGT)
|November 12||4.00 pm - 5.00 pm IST|
6.30 pm - 7.30 pm SGT
|November 13||10.00 am - 12.30 pm IST|
12.30 pm - 3.00 pm SGT
|November 14||10.00 am - 12.30 pm IST|
12.30pm - 3.00 pm SGT
|November 27||9.00 am - 11.45am IST|
11.30 am - 2.15 pm SGT
9:00 am - 9:15 am Opening Ceremony
9:15 am - 11:15 am Pitching
11:15 am - 11:45 am Young Entrepreneur Talks
11:45 am - 12:00 noon - Winner Declaration