Throughout the virtual competition period, moderators will communicate with you via Telegram for the following:
Your complete entry must be submitted no later than 48 hours after the virtual competition begins. The exact date and time will be made clear before the competition begins.
Note: this documentation can be polished in the extra 24 hours post the hackathon, but no new ideas can be introduced.
Teams will be judged on these criteria. Judges will weigh the criteria equally:
Multiple entries from one same individuals or team is grounds for instant disqualification.
Bitcoin Association reserves the right to disqualify any entrant who does not adhere to the hackathon rules applicable or who gains an unfair advantage through fraud or unsportsmanlike conduct while participating in the hackathon.
You will be given an additional 24 hours immediately after the virtual competition ends to prepare any supplemental documentation you would like to submit alongside your entry.
No additional code may be produced during this time.
Supplemental documentation must not introduce ideas not contained in the original entry but may elaborate or expand on notes/photographs of whiteboards/drafts/READMEs submitted as part of the entry within the initial 48-hour virtual competition period.
Following the announcement of the 3 finalists, who will be invited to present their entry at the Coingeek conference in Seoul, the finalists may continue to develop their entries and presentations prior to the conference.
Winners agree that Calvin Ayre, CoinGeek and/or their affiliates will have the exclusive right up to and including February 3, 2020 (approximately 120 days after the CoinGeek Seoul conference on October 1-2,2019) to enter into negotiations with Winners for possible investment and to enter into any investment agreements for the project the Winners submitted in the Contest and any venture based thereon. Winners acknowledge there is no obligation for Calvin Ayre, CoinGeek and/or their affiliates to invest in Winners’ project submitted in the Contest or any associated venture.