Participants will be judged on Problem Identification (Ex: importance, urgency, impact of issues, gap or pain points, etc.); Value to industry, society, end user; Strength of innovation or differentiating factor; and Pitching
During VERSO HACK, the individuals involved in judging and determining the winner are committed to making decisions that are in the best interest of the student participants. They take their role seriously and strive to evaluate the projects fairly and objectively.
The judges have the final say in determining the winners.
Participants are welcomed to speak with the judges after the judging session to get any additional advice or feedback, subject to judges' time and availability.
It is important to remember that the objective of a hackathon is to provide a learning and growth opportunity for students, and the decisions made by the judges are aimed at achieving this goal.