The jury is looking for concepts and solutions for IT-Security.
The award ceremony takes place in October 2018 in Nuernberg.
The papers submitted should primarily be innovative (weighting 3/7). In addition the ideas must have good chances on the market (weighting 2/7) and have to be useful and useable (weighting 2/7).
The organizers of the German IT-Security Prize will try to keep your ideas secret. However the nondisclosure of all documents handed in for this contest cannot be guaranteed. The submission of your ideas is done on your own risk.
Registration for the seventh German IT-Security Prize is possible till November 17, 2017. For participation please register here.
All those who had registered may submitted their short concepts from November 20, 2017 to January 19, 2018.
The best applicants, who will be evaluated in a pre-selection, will be asked for a full version of their concept. The full version must be issued till May 31, 2018.
The short version of the best ten applications, which are selected by the jury, will be published in September 2018. When registering, you have to consent to this announcement. It is a precondition to being able to participate.