9th Student Innovation Challenge World (SIC World)
Submission is now open!
Closing date for submission is May 1, 2016
Notification date of Acceptance is May 16, 2016
Submit Student Innovation Challenge World 2016
Download Entry Form and submit your Entry form via email to firstname.lastname@example.org
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What is Student Innovation Challenge World (SIC World)?
The 9th Student Innovation Challenge World (SIC World) is an annual event held at i-CREATe. It provides a platform to encourage students from all over the World to compete with one another in developing creative and innovative devices or solutions to improve the quality of living of elderly and people with disability, and to improve the quality of professional practice in rehabilitation. It showcases the extraordinary talents of these students while providing them the opportunity to work with clients and clinicians to develop these innovative ideas.
There are 2 categories in this challenge :
Students are expected to apply User-Centered Design process to produce a solution that ‘make life easier’ for its users or enhance the user experience (UX) or improves the quality of professional rehabilitation practice. The solution may or may not be technology based.
Students are expected to apply principles in Engineering and Information Technology to design and implement Assistive & Rehabilitation Technology solution to address the issues/problems faced by the needy, their caregivers and clinicians. The solution must have engineering or technological component(s).