MEP 21
MEP 20


The New Normal: Moving Forward

The theme of MEP 21 is “New Economy”. Each team will be challenged to apply design-thinking concepts to propose related creative products/services to thrive in the new normal post-pandemic world.


  • The competition is open to S.4 – S.6 students in a team format. Each team shall consist of 4 to 6 students and a Team Advisor. The Team Advisor could be a teacher or a staff-in-charge.
  • The team must be nominated by the school or organization.
  • A teacher or staff-in-charge must be assigned as a Team Advisor in each team.

Mode of competition​

  • Each team shall submit a proposal on this year theme and pitch to the judges at the final competition.
  • In order to facilitate students to better equip in the business proposal writing, workshops and organization visits will be conducted for participating teams.

Proposal format

  • Each team must submit MEP Business Proposal Form which could be written in Chinese or English, in PDF format electronically.
  • The proposal template can be downloaded later at below.

Further information and downloads

Programme schedule

Date Programme schedule
October 30, 2020
Early-bird enrollment deadline
November 13, 2020
Enrollment deadline
December 5, 2020
Opening ceremony
December 2020 - February 2021
Organization visit / workshop
February 20, 2021
Proposal consultation day
March 13, 2021
Proposal submission deadline (rescheduled from February 27, 2021)
April 10, 2021
Preliminary Round Pitching (rescheduled from March 20, 2021)
April 17, 2021
Final cum Prize Presentation Ceremony (rescheduled from April 10, 2021)

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