'Smart Port' and 'Water in the City' - Myanmar Netherlands Water Challenge 2018
The Challenge was opened by the rector of Yangon University, Prof. Dr. Pho Kaung who welcomed the students on campus. A total of 40 students, from 13 different Myanmar Universities, was working on water related assignments for three days, specifically on the topic of Smart Port and Htee City.
The students were engaged in content-workshops, fieldtrips, skill-development training, team-building and guest-lectures of (inter)national speakers:
Tuesday - Opening, Introduction to water challenge by experts and team-building
Wednesday - Field trips to relevant locations in partnership with experts of YCDC and MPA
Thursday - Group work on conclusions, preparations presentation, Grand Final, networking event
During the Grand Final students presented their work using poster presentations. A delegation of the Yangon Government came to see the hard work of the students and choose a winning team..