Four BBA students captured 1st runner-up and the Best Social Mission Award at Hong Kong Social Enterprise Challenge 2014, organized by the Center for Entrepreneurship of the Chinese University of Hong Kong, on 7 March 2015.
The team, named 同路行@ccompany, was formed by 5 HKBU students: Mr. Cheung Tsz Yiu, John (Finance, graduate 2015), Ms. Chung Cheuk Ching, Cherries (Information Systems and e-Business Management, Year 3), Ms. Chung Ka Hei, Sarah (Human Resources Management, Year 3), Ngan Chiu Ming (Information Systems and e-Business Management, Year 3) and a student from Government and International Studies.
The team proposed a mobile app which provides information of barrier-free restaurants in Hong Kong. “We hope to bring changes and benefits to the disabled through information technology,” John said. The team was also granted HK$150,000 to implement the winning plan.