the competition begins at , at which time the theme will be made available. on the next day, , the main event will be held at our venue at chalmers where teams can continue working on their applications.
at the competition ends and all teams will then make a short presentation (maximum five minutes) of their idea and the resulting application. after all teams have presented, the judges will convene for a short time to decide on the winners.
details to come.
the judges will base their decisions on three main criteria:
innovation considers the originality of the idea and how it applies to the theme.
execution evaluates how well the team has implemented the idea into a functional application.
experience is a measure of the usability and design of the application.
glory! also, the top three teams will each be awarded $300 worth of heroku credits and blessed github accounts. in addition to that, there'll be plenty of t-shirts and stickers to go around.
* please note that your app needs to be deployed to heroku for your team to be eligible for the heroku price.