Embedded Design Challenge

Global design challenge for students and enthusiasts with a background in research & education. 100'000 us$ annual prize money. enter the competition and transform your ideas into reality with toradex™ computer modules.

Embedded Design Challenge
Category : Digital and Electronic Devices Design
Starts : May. 1, 2013 Deadline : Dec. 31, 2014
Cost : Free Awards : € 77.000.00
Embedded Design Challenge

MAIN DETAILS

The main category for Embedded Design Challenge is "Digital and Electronic Devices Design" and sub categories are: "Robotics, Networks, Computer Vision, Energy, Automation, Multimedia" . The focus of Embedded Design Challenge is "Embedded Systems Design" and some keywords are: " student, competition, challenge, engineering, electronics, embedded, design, computing, computer, module, robotics ". Embedded Design Challenge is a Total Design Competition (Idea + Concept + Product + Service etc) competition. Technology Oriented . Embedded Design Challenge targets Students, Researchers, Computer Science, Mechanical Engineers, Electronics Engineers, Professors, Student Teams. While designing, Designs must utilize an existing product-platform.

Also see Embedded Design Challenge at DesignCompetition.com with more details and info.

 

CONTACT DETAILS

The postal address to send physical entries to the competition or contact for regular mail is: Altsagenstrasse 5 City: 6048 Horw / Country: Switzerland. Phone number: 41 41 500 4800.

 

Contacts for Embedded Design Challenge
Website : http://www.challenge.toradex.com/
Contact-Us Page : http://www.toradex.com/about-us/locations
Contact Email : challenge@toradex.com

 

SECONDARY DETAILS

The native language of this competition is unknown or unstated. We are not sure if the competition has an English webpage. The origin-country of this competition is not indicated. The exact year when the first edition of the competition was organized is not stated. The currend edition number of this competition is not known. We do not know if this competition is annual or not. ( Repeat frequency of this competition is not known. ).

 

ORGANIZER & SPONSORS

Embedded Design Challenge is organized by Toradex AG ( Company or Business ). There are 1 sponsors total. Sponsor #1: Toradex AG. There are more than 10 sponsors for this competition, and are listed here.

 

ELIGIBILITY CONDITIONS & JOINING

Age limits and restrictions (minimum / maximum age) is not given. Most probably, there are no age restrictions for this design competition. The maximum number of submissions allowed per each participation is not given. It is possible that there are no limits in number of entriesThere are not any restrictions for the number of submissions allowed per each participatnt; you can submit as many designs (infinite / unlimited) as you wish It is not clear if people could submit multiple designs, but the best-practice is you would be able to submit a few designs if not too many. It is not clear if teams are allowed, in most cases teams would be allowed if it is not stated clearly otherwise, please check the competition website to make sure. The maximum team size is not clearly stated, the best-practice is 5 (five) people, but you should re-confirm it. The regional or territorial scope / focused area of the competition is not stated. There are not any exlusive regional or territorial areas for this competition or this information is not stated. This competition does not have any restrictions based on the backgrounds of participants, or this information is not stated. This competition does not restrict submissions based on membership, or this information is not stated.

 

Eligibility Conditions
URL : Webpage address link (URL) of the complete eligibility conditions of the competition is not given.

 

PUBLISHING AND AWARD CEREMONY

We are not sure if the competition results will be published as a book as this information is not given. The competition results may or may not be published online, this information is not clearly given. We are not sure if the competition organizers organizes a gala-night or similar event to celebrate the awards. We do not know clearly where will the ceremonies take place or where is the location of the gala-night. We do not know for sure if the competition organizes a physical exhibition to display joining designs. ( We are unclear about where will the exhibition take place or what is the location of the exhibition. ). We are not sure if the personal photo shots of designers get published in the results book. It is not very clearly stated if private informations such as contact details etc of designers get published in the results book. We do not believe that the competition results books are distributed free to all, this information is not given. We are not sure if there is a public-relations campaign run for winners after competition results announced.

 

AWARDS AND PRIZES

It is perhaps mistakenly stated that there are no awards in this competition.The number of different awards in this design competition is not given. Information about the percentage based award distribution is not present. The total award prizes sum to: 77000 Euros (€). It is not clearly stated if the participating designs would be realized or not. The award money distributions are not clearly stated. Award details are as follows: N/A, N/A, N/A, N/A, N/A, N/A, N/A. The webpage address link (URL) of the complete list of remaining awards is not given.

 

SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS & DETAILS

Page and file limits for this design competition is not clearly stated. Exact maximum file size permitted to be submitted is 0 KB. Technical Drawings or Source Files do not need to be submitted. Physical entries are not required to be submitted. Submission is possible with any format. Only digital submission using online form. There is no need to submit how-to-produce / realization information for the project. The competition call does not state that you need to submit a description of your concept, however it is best practice to submit if it is otherwise stated. Pixel sizes are not clearly stated. Resolution requirements for the digital images are not clearly stated. Paper sizes are not clearly stated. Resolution requirements for the printed images are not clearly stated.

 

Submission Requirements
URL : The webpage address link (URL) of the complete list of submission requirements is not given.

 

EVALUATION, JUDGING AND SCORING

It is not clearly stated if the jury will meet physically to perform judging or if it is an online judging process. The selection of winners is made by following a scoring-sheet and checklist. The jury and public will decide the winners and public voting is possible at all phases. Detailed competition scores are available online only to the participants. Detailed jury notes are available online only to the participants. Each submission will recieve a numeric score. Detailed competition statistics are available online only to the participants. Judging criteria are as follows: Concept , Implementation , Presentation on Project Page.

 

Evaluation Methodology
URL : http://www.challenge.toradex.com/help/rules

 

JURY DETAILS

The size of the jury is not indicated.Jury details are not given, it is possible that there is no jury and the judging is based on public voting. Detailed list of jury members are not indicated for this competition.

 

Jury Members
URL : The webpage address link (URL) of the page that lists other jury members is not given.

 

DESIGNERS' RIGHTS

Designer keeps all the rights to the designs. Participants have to participate in all Publishings. Physical submissions are sent back to participants after the competition and/or exhibition.

 

WINNERS OBLIGATIONS

Total due fees and other required payments for this competition is 0 Euros (€). The obligations of the winners, for example if they do need to pay any more expenses etc, including advertsing, pr-making etc, is not indicated. Designers are not required to participate in any events. The participants are not required to make advertisements for the competition. It is not clearly indicated if the winner designers need or given chance to work for the organizers or sponsors. Winners are not obliged to sell their designs to the organizer.

 

Winners' Obligations
URL : http://www.challenge.toradex.com/help/terms-and-conditions

 

CERTIFICATES AND TROPHIES

The competition does not send a hardcopy participation certificates for joining. The competition sends a hardcopy (printed) certificate to winners. The competition will send a physical trophy or an award winners. The winners of the competition can use a winners-logo or badge to promote thier winning products and designs.

 

PRESS RELEASE

A press-release to distribute to press members, bloggers, magazine editors etc was unfortunetely not provided.

 

DESIGN BRIEF

Which message to carry: The designs should be appealing to a large audience and show up what the next generation products will look like..The design brief is as follows: Which institution wants us to design: A competition for students and other individuals at education and research institutions.. What kind of institution wants us to design: Universities, Research Labs, Engineering Colleges, High Schools. The ultimate aim of the competition: Transform your ideas into reality with Toradex%u2122 Computer Modules.. Who to design for: Robotics, Communications, Automotive, Automation, Medical, Security, Environmental Monitoring, etc.. Regarding what to design: Product benefits, Initiative, Creativity, Originality, Entrepreneurialism, Quality of the achieved results. Technical restrains and methodologies to follow: The project needs to make use of a Toradex computer module, which will be provided free of charge to qualifying applications. Where to look for inspiration: http://www.challenge.toradex.com/projects . Things to be avoided while designing / what not to do: stealing of ideas, infringement of copyright and intellectual property.A last advice from the organizer: ..

 

Brief Text
URL : http://www.challenge.toradex.com/

 

RESULTS

Expect this section to be filled only after the competition is finalized and results anounced to the public. Results have either not been announced yet or not available in this page. Please check the competition website in case they might have already been posted there.

 

Results & Pages
Winners :
PR Results :

 

DESCRIPTION

A Detailed description was not provided.

 

REVIEW

We do not have an editorial review of this design competition.

 

WEBSITE

We do not have a website excerpt for this competition.

 

IMAGES, POSTERS AND BANNERS

Logo of the competition is not updloaded. Competition trophy is not updloaded. Competition poster is uploaded, see below. Website screenshot is uploaded, see below. Competition banner is uploaded, see below. Competition big banner is not updloaded.

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SCORE SHEET

Embedded Design Challenge, focuses on Digital and Electronic Devices Design, and Robotics, Networks, Computer Vision, Energy, Automation, Multimedia last date of submissions is: 31 / 12 / 2014. Click on a scoring criteria to learn more.

 

792.88

TOTAL QUALITY SCORE
· EVALUATION 23.67
· DATES & TIMELINE 40.00
· SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS & DETAILS 35.71
· SECONDARY DETAILS 0.00
· PUBLISHING AND AWARD CEREMONY 0.00
· WINNERS OBLIGATIONS 72.22
· ELIGIBILITY CONDITIONS 0.00
· AWARDS AND PRIZES 8.33
· PRESS RELEASE 0.00
· MAIN DETAILS 100.00
· FEES & COSTS 93.75
· JURY DETAILS 0.00
· ORGANIZER & SPONSORS 64.20
· CONTACT DETAILS 100.00
· CERTIFICATES AND TROPHIES 60.00
· RESULTS 0.00
· DESIGNERS' RIGHTS 95.00
· DESIGN BRIEF 100.00
· DESCRIPTION N/A
· REVIEW N/A
· WEBSITE N/A
· IMAGES, POSTER AND BANNERS N/A

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DATES & TIMELINE

This is a Ladder, Two Steps competition,Second Phase. details are not clearly stated when the second phase will start or end. Please check the detailed competition timeline from their website , further timeline details for Embedded Design Challenge is given below. For a detailed time line check: here.

 

Detailed Timeline
Registrations Start : Wednesday 1st of May 2013
Registrations End : N/A
Submissions Start : Wednesday 1st of May 2013
Submissions End : Wednesday 31st of December 2014
Jury Meeting : N/A
Results Announced : N/A
Results Publicized : N/A
Early-Bird Entry* : N/A
Standard Entry* : N/A
Late Entry* : N/A

* End-of-period dates for paid competitions only.

 

FEES & COSTS

This competition is free to join for all. Webpage address link (URL) of the complete list of any other fees or payments is not given.

 

Fees and Costs
Gala Night Fee : N / A
Exhibition Fee : N / A
PR Campaign Fee : N / A
Transportation Fee : N / A
Publishing Fee : N / A
Yearbook Fee : N / A

*All the fees given in this section are normally in EUROs, if you would like to convert the fees to any other currency such as USD etc, click here.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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