And the winners are…

We are proud to announce the winners of the Nordic Business and Design Case Competition.

The choice was difficult with so many talented teams and amazing case works. The winners of the Nordic Business and Design Case Competition 2017 are:

1) National University of Singapore – Team: Lynnette Liu Meizhen (Team captain), Rafikah Mohamed Halim & Lim Jin Ming

2) Raffles Design Institute – Team: Natasha Rodrigues (Team captain), Himani Pandey, Surbhi Hasija & Riha Lokesh

3) Singapore Management University – Team: Jasmine Tan (Team captain), Ho Yeok Chew, Ang Hui Ping, Natasha Kopitsis & Lin Liangmin

In addition we were fortunate enough to be able to award one more team, the runner-up team: Leonard Wong and Amy Lui from Singapore Management University.

All the winning teams are attending Design Drives Business-seminar in Valkoinen Sali, Helsinki on 31.8.2017. The teams will present their strategies and analyzes how Finnish businesses can expand into the Southeast Asian market and share their valuable knowledge with all the guests and enterprises.

Additionally, we have awarded the teams that were the most innovative, created the best design solutions and had the best ideas.

Most Innovative
1) Singapore Management University – Team Captain: Vaishnavi Naidu Rajendran
2) Singapore Management University – Team Captain: David Chin Chan Kai
3) University Malaya – Team Captain: Puan Poh Tuck
Best Design:
1) National University of Singapore – Team Captain: Liu Meizhen
2) Raffles Design Institute – Team Captain: Natasha Rodrigues 
3) Da Nang University of Economics – Team Captain: Thai Tien Trinh
Best Idea:
1) Singapore Management University – Team Captain: Jaylen Li Yu
2) University Malaya – Team Captain: Chin Yi Xuan
3) Singapore Management University – Team Captain: Stefan Yapri

Some thoughts from the winning teams about their experience:

Design Finland 100 thanks and congratulates all the participants. With so many talented people involved choosing the winners was not easy.

Design Finland 100 is also very excited to welcome the winners to Helsinki this August.

The Team at Design Finland 100