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Dell Technologies Graduation Project Competition for Middle East, Russia, Africa and Turkey
About The Competition
Dell Technologies has launched the annual graduation project competition for senior undergraduate students from universities in the Middle East, Russia, Africa and Turkey. The competition is intended to spark the creativity of students for their graduation projects to play an active role in the Transformation of IT and get the opportunity to shine and win prizes.
For the 6th consecutive year, we are launching our competition in search for top talents across the region.
If you are working on your graduation project in the Healthcare, Well-being or Education sectors, you are welcomed to join us for a very exciting ride! The targeted topics: IoT or AI or Multi-cloud. The submission will be opened from the 15th of November till the 30th of December 2020. If you are in a team of minimum of 3 and a maximum of 6, hurry up and apply!
This is the submission management platform for the teams participating in the competition.
Winners of the competition will receive cash prizes as below: First place will receive a cash prize of $5,000 Second place will receive a cash prize of $4,000 Third place winner will receive a cash prize of $3,000 All the Top 10 .. See More
How to Participate
Students are invited to submit their project abstracts in areas related to the advancement of technology and applications related to the following focus areas: AI, IoT and Multi-Cloud.
Submit your entry
Participating teams should submit their Projects Abstracts containing the following information:
Question 1: What is the main problem that you are solving?
Question 2: What is the importance of this problem?
Question 3: What are the current solutions?
Question 4: How will your solution solve the problem? What is new?
Question 5: What is the expected impact of your solution from various perspectives (social, commercial, environmental, etc)?
Question 6: Give a high level functional description of your solution. How will it be used?
Question 7: Give a high level technical description of your solution: architecture, technology, integration, innovative components, etc.
Question 8: Give a high level description of your solution development environment, platform, tools, etc.
Question 9: How will you manage your product development cycle, your quality assurance process, your solution deployment logistics, etc?
Question 10: Give the most relevant plans that you have developed for your project (for example, time schedule, resource plan, training plan, risk management, contingency plan, etc.)
The submitted abstracts will be evaluated based on the following criteria: Relevance, originality, significance and expected contributions and impact.
The shortlisted projects and teams will be notified to proceed to the next phase of Project Design Layout Submission followed by Final Project Submission for the selection of the winners.
Carefully review the entry requirements one more time before submitting your abstract then click APPLY NOW to complete your submission form.
By entering the competition you indicate that you accept the Terms and Conditions.
Project Abstract Submission
Submission window: 15 November till 30 December 2020
Announcement Of Shortlisted Projects
20 February 2021
Interim Design Report Submission
Submission deadline: 5 March 2021
Announcement Of The Top 20 Finalists
26 March 2021. Teams will be offered technical mentorship from Dell Technologies.
Final Report Submission
Submission deadline: 25 July 2021
The Winners Announcement
4 September 2021
Eligibility And Participation Criteria
The deadline for submitting the Project Abstracts is 30 December 2020.
Students should have a strong academic standing, validated by the Head of their Department.
The correctness of the information provided by the students should be validated by the official signature and stamp of the Dean of their college/institute.
At the time of submission, all the members of student teams should not be full time employees of any organization whatsoever, whether it is private, public, or non-governmental.
No students should be listed in more than one project.
Students should have a faculty member as their official academic advisor and mentor.
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