ANTI-SCAM MAKEATHON 2019
[From left to right: DC(I&I) Florence Chua with the Champion, Team TPsychology from Temasek Polytechnic, and Mr Nicholas Aaron Khoo, Honorary Treasurer, NCPC]
The Anti-Scam Makeathon jointly organised by National Crime Prevention Council (NCPC) and SPF concluded on 3 October 2019 with a total participation of 16 teams. The teams comprised students from Institutes of Higher Learning. The Makeathon engaged the students in collaborative co-creation of concepts to tackle the upward trend of e-commerce scams.
Here are the results of the Anti-Scam Makeathon 2019:
DC(I&I) Florence Chua (fourth from left) and Mr Nicholas Aaron Khoo, NCPC Hon Treasurer (third from right) with the judges and participants of the Anti-Scam Makeathon
The NCPC and Police will continue to work with these students through internship opportunities and further collaborations to make some of these concepts a reality. To read more about the latest scam, you may visit www.scamalert.sg.