Yes, there are cash prizes and a lot of opportunities!
The announcement of top 100 ideas has been postponed from 17th Jan to 21st Jan due to the overwhelming number of ideas received.
Organizers will select about 100+ ideas from submitted ones on the basis of participation criteria and judging criteria. The selected teams can participate in various thematic seminars and refine their ideas on the go. However, only an individual from a team will be allowed to attend a seminar/ training. Team can choose different individuals for different seminars. For e.g. the team can choose an individual who will be working to prepare the business plan for their idea to participate in the seminar on business plan training and for another session, the team can choose another relevant team member to participate in it.
Organizers will conduct 8 different seminars and training. These sessions will be focused on highlighting the current problems regularly faced by citizens of KMC and will be presented by the experts. The training will focus on product/prototype development, developing a business plan and how to pitch the idea. Various seminars and training are as follows:
The schedule for the same is as follows:
|Day||Date||Month||Training / Seminar||Theme||Venue|
|Sunday||17||Feb||Seminar||Metropolitan Administration and Efficiency||Antarprerana|
|Saturday||23||Feb||Seminar||Community and Environment||/*-->*/ King's College|
|Sunday||24||Feb||Seminar||Municipal Services||/*-->*/ King's College|
|Sunday||3||Mar||Training||Design Thinking, Lean Startup and Minimal Viable Product development + Articulation, Pitching and Presentation (1)||/*-->*/ King's College|
|Monday||4||Mar||Training||Design Thinking, Lean Startup and Minimal Viable Product development +Articulation, Pitching and Presentation (2)||/*-->*/ King's College|
|Saturday||9||Mar||Training||Business Development (1)||/*-->*/ King's College|
|Sunday||10||Mar||Training||Business Development (2)||/*-->*/ King's College|
|Saturday||16||Mar||Training||Data and Technology (1)||/*-->*/ King's College|
|Sunday||17||Mar||Training||Data and Technology (2)||/*-->*/ King's College|