Prizes:The Esri grand prize of $5,000.00 will be awarded to the winning team. The monetary prize will be divided evenly among the winning team’s registered team members (the “First Prize”). The first place team will also receive 3-months of co-working membership at HQ Raleigh. This consulting session and co-working membership cannot be divided by team members and is non-transferable.
A Esri special event prize of $500.00 will be awarded to the team demonstrating the best use of Esri Technology. The monetary prize will be divided evenly among the winning team’s registered team members (the “ESRI Prize”).
Competition:The teams will compete at a special event at All Things Open Conference on October 27 at 2:15pm. *Teams must send presentations to us by Friday, October 21 at midnight. Please email organizers, Zach Ambrose (firstname.lastname@example.org) & Lizzy Adams (email@example.com). Register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/nc-datapalooza-pitch-competition-at-ato-tickets-27862528573
Three teams will be chosen to compete in the NC DataPalooza Finale on November 14. Register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/nc-datapalooza-2016-tickets-28087595755
*All taxes (including federal, state and local taxes), fees, surcharges on the Grant Prize and ESRI Prize and any other unspecified costs and expenses associated with the acceptance and use of the Prize are the sole responsibility of each of the individual members of the winning team.
*Judging Criteria listed on next section