IPB University Vocational School’s Student Team Wins Best Presentation in National Business Plan Competition 2020

IPB University Vocational School’s student team managed achieve Best Presentation in National Business Plan Competition 2020, Yogyakarta State University, (5-6/6). The team consisted of Mella Aprilia (Aquaculture Production Technology and Management Study Program), Olive Afifah Azzahra (Food Quality Assurance Surveyor Study Program) and Sophie Muhibatul Anwar (Industry Management Study Program) successfully took over the competition against 21 other teams from various campuses across Indonesia.

The team presented with the title “Boosting, Ikan Baronang Cegah Stunting”, Mella said this competition is all about the food processing industry. Their business plan was to process Baronang fish into seasoned Baronang packed in vacuum to give added value, increase shelf life and make distribution easier.

“We’re very happy and this competition is really challenging since it was supposed to be done  offline in UNY but due to the pandemic, the competition has to be done online. This is a new experience for us, having to prepare everything long distance, practicing our presentations and actually doing it online. We felt many fears along the way, from inefficient practice to unsupporting signal. But, all of that has now become new, fun and invaluable experience. From we learn that we are still able to create even in these tough times,” she said

Meutia hopes that the product Boosting can be realized into a real prospective business, all the time while helping people out there. “Other than that, we hope to be able to win other business plan competitions to add to our experience and measure our capcities,” she closes (IAAS/RCD)

Published Date : 08-Jun-2020

Resource Person : Mella Aprilia (Program Studi Teknologi Produksi dan Manajemen Perikanan Budidaya), Olive Afifah Azzahra (Program Studi Suvervisor Jaminan Mutu Pangan) dan Sophie Muhibatul Anwar (Program Studi Manajemen Industri)

Keyword : Business Plan, IPB Student, IPB University Vocational School, Baronang Fish, Yogyakarta State University