About the Competition
Why should you participate in 2018/2019?
SUBMISSION WILL BE OPENED FROM 1ST OF NOVEMBER TILL 15TH OF DECEMBER
- Become a major contributor to the advancement of Cloud, Big Data, High Performance Computing, IOT, AR, VR and Information Security
- Take part and transform your ideas into potential business opportunities
- Network, learn, and prepare for the next big step in your career
Eligibility and participation criteria
The deadline for submitting Project Abstracts is 15th December 2018 and the winner’s final announcement will be on 4th September 2017. Students who wish to participate should be in their senior year and should be enrolled in any of the Dell EMC External Research and Academic Alliance in the Turkey, Middle East and Africa region.
Students should have a faculty member as their official academic advisor and mentor.
Students should have a strong academic standing, validated by the Head of their Department.
The correctness of the information provided by the students should be validated by the official signature and stamp of the Dean of their college/institute.
No students should be listed in more than one project.
At the time of submission, all the members of student teams should not be full time employees of any organization whatsoever, whether it is private, public, or non-governmental.
Details and Submission Deadlines:
Project Abstract Submission – 1st November till 15th of December 2018
Announcement of Shortlisted Projects 20th February 2019
Project Design Layout Submission 06th of April 2019
Final Project Submission 25 July 2019
The Winners Announcement – 4th September 2019
Determination of Winners:
All the documents submitted to the competition are blindly reviewed and evaluated by international professors and experts who reside outside the region. Each document is reviewed by at least two different evaluators.
Winners of the competition will receive cash prizes as below:
- First place will receive a cash prize of $5,000
- Second place will receive a cash prize of $4,000
- Third place winner will receive a cash prize of $3,000
All the team will get recognition certificates for their achievement.
A formal award ceremony will be organized at one of the major Dell EMC events in the region. All the members of the winning team and their academic advisor(s) will be invited to attend the ceremony along with senior officials from their university/college.