IP, SMEs & INNOVATION: TAKING YOUR IDEARS TO MARKET

Awards & Prizes

Special Award will be given to organizations and institutions that encourages entrepreneurships, upscale SMEs, protect intellectual property rights and supports the culture of creativity and innovation.

Intervention Prize Funds will be given to outstanding exhibition and business model to help facilitate product o market.

Juries will anchor their decision based on the following criteria.

Originality: The extent to which a solution is better than what currently exists in the market. 

Marketability: The potential for a solution to address the needs of the target market affordably while returning a profit.

Scalability: The ease with which a solution can be applied to a different market without significant alterations.

Social Impact: The extent to which the solution addresses a pressing social challenge. 

Technical Aspects: The sufficiency of the provided technical details to allow validation of the claims made