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LNBTI team wins first place in Port City Colombo Ideathon

Port City Colombo YouthSpeak Forum 2021 was organized by AIESEC in Sri Lanka with Port City Colombo. The main objective of this event was to give a place for Sri Lankan youth to express their ideas and educate themselves on Sustainable Development.

As an internal event linked to the Port City Colombo YouthSpeak Forum the Port City Colombo Ideathon was held. Through the Ideathon the Sri Lankan youth aged 16 to 30 were given the opportunity to pitch their breakthrough ideas. The Ideathon was based on three main categories: Urban Development and Green Cities, Technological Advancements and Smart Cities, and Urban Livelihood & Social Well Being. Both individual and team applicants were encouraged to participate.

Lanka Nippon BizTech Institute (LNBTI), two teams participated in this event under the category “Technological Advancements & Smart Cities”. Through the participation, they gained considerable knowledge on Sustainable Development and different technological models related to the smart city concept. Further to that, they went through crash courses in technical writing, research, and presentation as part of the work they did for the Ideathon.

It is with great delight we announce that one of the LNBTI teams placed FIRST in the top three finalists at the Port City Colombo Ideathon! The teams consisted of Sadeeka Tharushi and Mishen Dilruk Perera from Batch 05 students studying ICT at LNBTI.Lanka Nippon BizTech Institute (LNBTI) is a premier higher education institute in Sri Lanka, offering Japanese quality ICT programmes. Incorporated by the dynamic collaboration between Metatechno Inc. and hSenid ventures, LNBTI is the only institute in South Asia to offer ICT degree pathways leading to Japanese universities which are UGC recognized.

We produce world-class ICT professionals with Japanese morals/ethics and business mannerism.

As a higher education body that focused in ICT education imbuing Japanese quality standards, our aim is to equip the future generation with one of the refined, technologically sound ICT Programmes in Sri Lanka, and to mold the promising young minds to be competent go-getters in the future world.