About the Competition

"Envision The Future" is Dell EMC's annual graduation project competition for senior undergraduate students from universities in Turkey, Middle East and Africa. 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.

Learn More About The Competition

This is the submission management platform for the teams participating in the competition.

Awards

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 team .. See More

How to Participate

Students are invited to submit their project abstracts in areas related but NOT limited to the following focus areas: Cloud Computing, Big Data, High Performance Computing (HPC), Internet of Things (IoT), Artificial intelligence .. See More

Competition Timeline

1st November till 15th of December 2018

Project Abstract Submission

20th February 2019

Announcement of Shortlisted Projects

6th of April 2019

Project Design Layout Submission

25 July 2019

Final Project Submission

4th September 2019

The Winners Announcement

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.

Eligibility and participation criteria



The deadline for submitting Project Abstracts is 15th December 2018 and the winner's final announcement will be on 4th September 2019.

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.