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Student Innovation Challenge Thailand 2018


SUBMISSION IS OPEN ON NOVEMBER 2017!

Closing date for submission is March 16, 2018

Notification date of Acceptance is April 2, 2018

Download Entry Form and submit your Entry form via email to sic_thailand@nectec.or.th
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Student Innovation Challenge Thailand

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Agenda Date Venue Announcement
SIC Thailand, First Round (Thai) May 09, 2018 Auditorium, Sirindhorn Science Home, Thailand Science Park -
SIC Thailand, Final Round (English) May 31, 2018 Auditorium, Sirindhorn Science Home, Thailand Science Park -
SIC Thailand, Boost Camp June 11-12, 2018 Auditorium, Sirindhorn Science Home, Thailand Science Park -
gSIC-AT at i-CREATe 2018 July 13-16, 2018 Shanghai, China -

There are 2 categories in this challenge :

Design Category
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.


Technology Category
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).

Competition Requirements

  • This challenge is open to post-secondary education, undergraduates and postgraduates. These include Universities, Polytechnics and Institutes of Technical Education students. Submissions are invited from all students at all stages of their academic studies.
  • There is no limit to the number of teams that may compete from any given academic institute and each team is allowed to have up to 5 members. As the standard entry fee is set for 4 members, so additional fee is required for 5th member.
  • Entries submitted shouldnot exceed two years of development. All participants must provide proof that they are students at the time of work for the challenge was conducted.
  • Successful teams must bring their prototypes for the presentation. Large prototypes that are not transportable will be taken into consideration during the judging. In case of this, the movie or such kind of visual material may assist your team.

Judging Guidelines

Design Category

  • Creativity / Idea Novelty (20%)
  • Impact on Society and/or Professional Practice (20%)
  • Commercialization Potential (20%)
  • Prototype Design and Implementation (20%)
  • Usability / Ergonomics (20%)

Technology Category

  • Creativity / Idea Novelty (20%)
  • Impact on Society and/or Professional Practice (20%)
  • Commercialization Potential (20%)
  • Prototype Engineering (20%)
  • Usability / Ergonomics (20%)

Local Organizer

Supported by

Australian Rehabilitation Assistive Technology Association or ARATA logoChina Association of  Assistive Products or CAAP logoHyogo Institute of Assistive Technology or HIAT logo /
Hyogo Rehabilitation Center or HRC logoHong Kong Occupational Therapy Association or HKOTA logoIndependent Living Centre New South Wales or ILCNSW logoRehabilitation Engineering Society of Japan or RESJA logoIndependent Living Services, New Zealand or ILSNZ logoKorean Association of Assistive Technology Professionals or KAATP logoNational Science and Technology Development Agency or NSTDA logo Taiwan Rehabilitation Engineering and Assistive Technology Society or TREATS logoUniversity of Shanghai for Science & Technology or USST logoUniversiti Teknologi Malaysia or UTM logoSTART Centre, Singapore logoTechclusive logo

Sponsored by

Ministry of Social Development and Human Security logoSCG 100 Years Anniversary logoChevalier Network Solutions Thai limited logoNational Innovation Agency logoGovernment Savings Bank logoCAT Telecom Public Company Limited logo