Four students of Class XI Commerce of Learning Paths School namely Joshua Johnson, Shivam Dhawan, Jotpreet Singh and Rohan Singh received an invitation to participate in the 2017 JA Asia Pacific Company of the Year Award Competition which took place in Tokyo, Japan on February 19-23, 2017.
LPS students are running their first venture – Helper’s Hague, a JA Student Company which is engaged in the manufacturing and selling of ‘Load carrier device’ named ‘Cool-e’, for laborers in construction industries.
The purpose of this event is an educational experience that provides students the opportunity to compete in the 2017 JA Asia Pacific Company of the Year Competition. The competition is JA Worldwide’s annual celebration of the achievements of JA Company Program Students. JA Asia Pacific, the Regional Operating Centre of JA Worldwide, is the organizer of the competition in the Asia Pacific region.
In the event, 19 JA student companies from Asia Pacific countries will proudly present the results of the enterprise and learning experience. They will appear before a panel of Judges who determine company performance against the awards criteria as compared with other JA Companies.
Student Companies are judged on the basis of innovation and the application of new ideas used in all aspects of running a company. The student team is assessed on the basis of following criterion:
- Company report,
- Business Presentation,
- Interview with Judges and
- Trade Fair Booth.