ISPE Singapore Student Hackathon 2020

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ISPE Singapore Student Hackathon 2020

Our 2nd annual and 1st virtual Hackathon this year was a resounding success!

5 teams of students from Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippine joined their peers from Singapore institutions including NUS, NTU & SIT. They competed over 8 days from 24 Oct to 1 Nov 2020.

The judging panel were impressed with the outstanding standard of entries and had a tough time deliberating on the winners.

Congratulations to Team 4 and the best presenter, Shivam Pandya!

The winning team was awarded a team prize of S$ 1,000 and a conference ticket for each member.

The best presenter was awarded a prize of S$ 100 and a conference ticket.

View all entries >>


TEAM 4 – Winning Team

Team Members: Moneem Ahmed, Yeo Shao Jie, Aldrian Jerriko, Kawkeeree Nawat, Fortuna Oktavilina, Siti Aisyah Binti Zulkifli

Topic: Digitalization of Production Process and Pharma 4.0

Introduction: The team was tasked to carry the role of cGMP consultant to help a company identify the weakness in the quality system. CAPA and FMEA analyses were used to identify risks and dangers of the current paperbased system. Furthermore, the team also proposed long term solutions for a modern data acquisition system. The business case and project plan was built for the company to transition into Pharma 4.0 at a reasonable time frame and affordable cost.

Presentation: View their presentation >>

Special Thanks to all participants, coaches, task team and judges for their support, fantastic efforts and enthusiasm.

Judging Panel:
Dr Julia Gandhi, Chair/Adviser, Student Affairs Faculty, ISPE Singapore & Director, Geean
Sandeep R Lavalekar, Vice President Quality and Regulatory Affairs, Strides Pharma Global
Wilson Deng, CEO, Industry 4.0 Transformation, Arcstone
Wee Chew, Subject Matter Expert (PAT), ISPE Singapore & Junior Principal Investigator, Singapore Institute of Food and Biotechnology Innovation

Geoffrey Brown, Editor, ISPE Singapore & QA/QC Manager, Schneider Electric Singapore
Henry Chan, YP & Student Affairs Advisor, ISPE Singapore & Director, Americor Resources
Chee Wei Ng, Principal Chemical Engineer, GSK
Sabrina Peh, Process Coordinator, Novartis
Keerthi Reddy Saripalli, Process Engineer, GSK

Task Team:
Wong Jianwei, YP Committee Chair, Singapore Affiliate & Validation Engineer, Americor Resources
David Yee, YP Committee Vice Chair, Singapore Affiliate & Senior Process Engineer, PM Group
Harshita Sachdev, Technical Business Analyst, FDM Group
Alan Chua, YP Committee Advisor, ISPE Singapore & Validation Engineer, No Deviation
Jeff Lim, Student Chapter, ISPE Singapore & Student, Ngee Ann Polytechnic
Tina (Tian) Lan, Consultant, NNIT Singapore