Entries can be submitted in one of two categories.

  1. DESIGNER/ARTIST CATEGORY: focusing on the aesthetic elements and physical interaction with the device.
  2. GEEK/TECHNICAL: Electronic Components


There are no submission presentation requirements for your proposal except as follows. Entrants are encouraged to submit working prototypes or models but can also submit hand drawings or computer models of their designs.Reuse of existing components and parts is strongly encouraged and will be a factor considered in judging. Each submission should include a list of e-waste and new components used. Each team will submit a 20"x30" poster explaining their submission. Judging will take place on the Quad. Design teams must set up their projects between 9am and 11am for judging. Judging will begin promptly at 11am on April 16, 2009. At least one team member must be present during judging.


By submitting an Entry, you represent that (a) the Entry is original, (b) you or your registered team are the sole creator of the Entry, (c) the Entry does not infringe the intellectual property rights, including, any patent, copyright, trademark or other proprietary rights of any third party, (d) the Entry has not previously been entered in any other contest or competition, (e) the Entry has not been previously published in any medium, (f) the Entry does not violate any local, state, national or foreign laws. Use of any elements that are not original will result in disqualification of an Entry, is the Sponsor's sole discretion. Entries must be exhibited before a panel of judges.


















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