How To Get Registered

  1. Fill up the information, write your team contact email id
  2. Click on the Register Button
  3. Click on “Please click here to register your team” to add your team member information
  4. Write team name and select your team participants size
  5. Fill up participant information accordingly
  6. If a participant is current undergraduate student, must mention the current academic level and upload student ID card
  7. If a participant is current undergraduate student / graduate student, must mention the current academic level and upload student ID card
  8. If a participant is recent graduate, must upload the certificate/ testimonial/ transcript of last achieved degree
  9. Click on the Submit button
  10. Successful registration will show a message including your team ID


1 Individual Eligibility

  1. Students* only: Any current students or recent graduate may register as a competitor; a recent graduate is someone who was a student until 1 year ago (July 4th, 2019).
  2. No age limits.
  3. Representation: An individual may be attached to an academic institution by being enrolled in it; a recognized institution is an accredited educational institution or an institution that may grant a degree or diploma.
  4. Returning Participation: Previous individuals are eligible to compete.

2 Team Eligibility

  1. Team Composition: Projects are submitted by teams of one to four eligible individuals; one participant can be part of more than one team; each team shall have a team lead, as the main contact person.
  2. Team Uniqueness: Each team must be unique, i.e., a team may not share more than 50% of the same composition as any other team, rounded to the lower number if the team is an odd number; team leads must be unique, i.e., one person cannot be the team lead of multiple teams.
  3. Team Representation: Each team must nominate one representative academic institution if team members are from different academic institutions.
  4. Returning Participation: Previous teams are eligible to compete.


3 Project Registration

  1. One Team, One Project: A team can submit only one project.
  2. Registration: The registration will be open on Tuesday 1st December 2020.
  3. The registration & submission deadlines for Teams:
    1. Extended Registration DeadLine : Saturday 16 January, 2021 by 11:59 PM.
    2. Whitepaper, posterboard, pitch deck as PDF deadline: Starting Monday 1 February 2021 and ending Wednesday 10 Feb 2021 by 11:59 PM.
    3. Elevator pitch, 10-min pitch, prototype/demo videos deadline: Starting Thursday 11 February 2021 and ending Monday 22 Feb 2021 by 11:59 PM.

4 Project Evaluation

  1. Evaluation Stage Primary evaluation will be based on whitepaper and posterboard.
  2. Selected projects will be in the finals.
  3. Grading Criteria: Each project shall be evaluated by the following three parts:
    1. 20% Pitch Presentation (10-min limit)
    2. 30% Whitepaper (10-page limit)
    3. 50% Poster + Q&A Session
  4. Prototype Grading Criteria: Prototype Grading Criteria: Proof of concept for parts of backend and frontend.

5 Project Themes

  1. Category: Projects may be categorized as follows:
    1. Documentation Authentication
    2. E-governance
    3. FinTech
    4. Identity/Privacy
    5. Supply Chain Provenance
    6. Other/ Miscellaneous