Mar 15, 2019

ÆON Open Innovation Contest

  • Crimson Education
  • HUBBA Silom, Si Lom, Silom, Bang Rak, Bangkok, Thailand
Competition Workshop Skill Building

Description

THERE ARE 6 THEMES BELOW THAT YOU CAN APPLY TO :

1. QR cross-border payment/ converter: Offer cross boarder QR code payment and/or conversion between QR code standards from different countries especially in the Mekong area

2. Digital marketing X payment: Combining digital marketing with payment to have exciting shopping experience

3. APAC payment / e-wallet: Collaboration on creating new digital payment / e-wallet product with ÆON and partner companies around the Asia Pacific region especially in the Mekong area

4. Artificial Intelligence (AI): Retail finance (Payment / loan etc.), insurance brokerage, collection solution leveraging AI such as chatbot, analyze and determine customer characteristics (such as life style, etc.) for more effective product marketing 

5. BlockchainRetail finance (Payment / loan etc.) leveraging Blockchain

6. Other disruptive technology: Other disruptive technology / solution (Ex: Data [information] business utilizing data of 9 million people, debt collection/ credit monitoring utilizing IoT etc., analysis of debtor trends, mobile-focused customer retention solution, biometrics such as facial authentication, back-office efficiency improvement, [automated store, automatic payment system, operation automation to minimize manual work, paperless], proactive customer service solution leveraging multiple channels, effective centralized information sharing system across multiple business unit and channels, solution that turns traditional cost center [i.e. call center, collection] into profit center [ex. leveraging data for marketing], etc.) 

STUDENT EDITION

Objective: To recruit talented university students to join ÆON Thana Sinsap (Thailand) PLC (ÆON). and acquire innovative ideas that could potentially turned into reality with ÆON

Requirement: Have innovative idea (no commercialized product/prototype is needed). Presentation/material should be in English 

Prize : 

50,000 THB cash prize for the 1st place winner

- Opportunity to become ÆON intern(s) for 3 - 6 months (available for the 1st place winner)

3,000 THB allowance for the pitch day finalists (inclusive of transportation)

 ****one registration per team ( only the team leader have to register)

Type of Opportunity

Extracurricular Activity

Age Range

No age limit but participants have to be in high school

Application Deadline

29 Mar 2019

Application Process Includes

 Orientation Day: HUBBA Silom (19th Floor, Silom Complex Building)
 Pitch Day: The Westin Grande Sukhumvit (Asoke)