In Hardware Hackathon, participants are supposed to perform aavishkar i.e. create a solution to the given problems. A team should  find solution based on the problem on the theme of AAVISHKAR 18.

Name of Event:-Hardware Hackathon
Duration:-12 Hrs
Maximum Number of Participants in Each Team:-4(including Teamleader/supervisor)
Registration Deadline:-2018 December 1
Winning Prize:-20000/-

Rules for Hardware Hackathon:

  1. Participants can register their name as a team (maximum four members) or individually. It is highly recommended to register as a team and name of team too.
  2. The project should compulsorily consist of hardware and can consist of software which must meet the competition theme “Clean Nepal”.
  3. Teams have to finalize their projects within specified time and present their projects in front of panel of judges at the end of event.
  4. Teams will be allowed to bring all electrical components and equipment’s for their use during the competition but not allowed to bring ready mate projects.
  5. Teams can work on ideas that have already been done (completely innovative ideas is not necessary). If two team wants to work on a common idea they are allowed to do so and should be judged on quality of project and way they present.
  6. The hackathon will be of 12 hrs.
  7. All teams must stop once the time is up.
  8. Decision of judge panel will be final and neither be changed nor changeable in any circumstances.
  9. Participants will be disqualified on breaking any competition rules and regulation.
  10. In case of inconvenience or doubts during event, participants are requested to ask help of the volunteers present.

Judgment Criteria:

The evaluation criteria consists of  following equally weighted criteria (“Hackathon Judging Criteria”):

  • Quality of Idea (Includes creativity and originality)
  • Hackathon Theme(How project meet the competition theme)
  • Implementation of Idea(Includes potential for future progression and feasibility,)
  • Public Voting (Includes number vote by public in project demonstration session).

NOTE: Highest overall scores based on the applicable Judging Criteria, will become potential winners of that Prize.