RULES & ELIGIBILITY

  • The Tata Crucible Hackathon 2021 (Hackathon/Event) in the Digital/Online format, is open to all full-time students of business schools, engineering and graduate colleges, including college students from all disciplines, across India and all full time working professionals from corporates and start-ups and will be held completely online/digitally.

  • There is NO ENTRY FEE.

  • Tata Crucible Hackathon is a team event where any 2 to 5 students can form a team to take part in the Hackathon. Similarly, any 2 to 5 working professionals can form a team to part in the Hackathon. Team members can be from different institutes/ corporates for the Tata Crucible Hackathon ONLY.

  • Students and corporates cannot form combined teams during the online registration and idea submission phase.

  • The challenge will be open pan-India and the participating teams can submit their solutions to the challenge(s) of their choice.

  • A team can submit only one solution per challenge. Solution once submitted cannot be changed. If you wish to amend the solution, then you need to resubmit the entire solution again.

  • An individual cannot be a member of more than one team.

  • Team composition cannot change once the solution has been submitted.

  • Teams have to select their location of participation basis the zone in which their institute/corporate falls under.

  • Teams can register online by clicking here

  • After the online registrations and idea submission round is over, shortlisted teams will be communicated via email whether they have made it to the final events in their Zone.

  • All participants are required to provide valid College photo ID or Company ID as the case may be, along with other identity proof and produce the same on demand, whenever asked for.

  • The organizers retain the right to make any changes to the event, its format, date, rules and in any matter related to this event, at any time before or during the event.

  • Organizers reserve the right to accept or reject any application to registration and / or entry to the event proceedings.

  • By entering the event venue and / or participating in the quiz/hackathon, the attendees permit themselves to be photographed /videographed /recorded by electronic and print mediums for telecast/publication and other display usage of the organisers.

  • Once you register for the event you indicate your acceptance that the decision of the organisers and jury will be final and binding on all issues related to Tata Crucible Hackathon and no correspondence in this regard would be entertained.

  • All the teams are required to make their own travel and stay arrangements.

  • By registering for the event, you also indicate your acceptance that the organizers can send you communication from time to time regarding Tata Crucible or any other initiatives by the organizers.

  • Prizes once awarded will be final and there would be no exchange/substitution of the prizes to the winners.

  • Participants will need to ensure and assume full responsibility for submitting original ideas and solutions, which should not infringe on any individual or organisation's copyright or IPR in any manner. Organisers will not take any responsibility of checks in this regard and any violations may be rejected at complete discretion of organisers and no correspondence will be entertained in this regard.

  • Neither the organisers nor the sponsors, or employees of the organisers and sponsors may be held liable for any warranty, costs, damage, injury, or any other claims incurred as a result of usage of the prize by the winner once delivered by the organisers.

  • If the specified prize becomes unavailable due to unforeseen circumstances, the organisers may substitute the prize at their discretion.

  • All tax liabilities where applicable will be the responsibility of the prize recipients.

  • Management, employees and families of the organizers (Corporate Brand and Marketing at Tata Sons Private Limited and Tata Services Ltd, Group Innovation Office and identified agency partners for the event) are prohibited from taking part in the hackathon.

  • In view of the pandemic situation, the entire Event is being organised on a digital platform. The participants agree that the Organisers would in no way be responsible for the internet connectivity that is required at all stages of the Event. It is the sole responsibility of the participant to equip themselves with robust internet facilities to take part in the event.• In view of the pandemic situation, the entire Event is being organised on a digital platform. The participants agree that the Organisers would in no way be responsible for the internet connectivity that is required at all stages of the Event. It is the sole responsibility of the participant to equip themselves with robust internet facilities to take part in the event.

  • The organiser reserves the right to alter/ amend/ modify any rules of any contest at any time without any notice whatsoever.

  • If any contestant has any questions or suggestions about the event, they are welcome to connect with tccq2018@tata.com

  • The organiser reserves the right to withdraw or terminate this event at any time without prior notice.

  • In all matters, the decision of the organisers would be final.

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