Competition Criteria
The competition is open to all Secondary School students in Singapore. Each school may register up to a maximum of 3 teams (3 members per team).

Competition Theme
The theme for [i.code] 2016 is “I Code To Build” to align with our Smart Nation vision by harnessing technology with the aim of improving the lives of citizens, creating more opportunities, and building stronger communities.

Important Dates

Workshop (Choose one)
Workshop 1 25-26 May
Workshop 2 30-31 May
Submission Date 24 Aug
Judging & Award Ceremony 31 Aug

Attractive prizes and trophies will be given to the top 3 winners, and other special awards will be presented to deserving teams.  More details will be released later.

In addition to our top prizes, a golden ticket will be awarded to a worthy team to compete in the NIC Face-off in November. The Winning Champion of NIC Face-off will get the chance to represent Singapore in Asia Pacific ICT Alliance Awards (APICTA Awards) 2016 fully sponsored by IDA!

Judging Criteria

All participants are expected to showcase their works to a panel of judges.  Winners will be judged based on the following criteria

Judging Criteria Weighting Attributes Weighting
Uniqueness 15% Application of Technologies 50%
Innovation 50%
Proof of Concept 15% Understanding of the Problem to be Solved 50%
Understanding of Business Environment 50%
Functionalities and Features 15% User Requirement 50%
Compatibility and Interoperability 50%
Quality 30% Content & Standards 60%
Product Stability & Reliability 40%
Presentation 25% Organization of Presentation 50%
Enquiries 50%