Terms & Conditions of Participation

  • By entering the Hackathon Challenge, you hereby warrant that all information submitted by you is true, current and complete. The organiser reserves the right to verify the eligibility of all participants

 

  • The Competition is open to existing teams of 3 to 6 people, or individuals, each of whom shall be at least 16 years of age on the date of registration for the Hackathon

 

  • By entering this Hackathon, you accept the present Terms and Conditions

 

  • No purchase of payment of any kind is required to enter or win this Hackathon

 

  • All entries must be submitted in English. All information provided to register for the Hackathon must be true and accurate. You are responsible for keeping such information up-to-date

 

  • All submissions will be done On DEVPOST unless stated other wise.

 

  • All Hackathon Announcements and communication will be done on Slack communication Channel
    • Participants, which are employed by or related to any of the judges or mentors in the competition are not eligible to participate in the Hackathon

    • You shall be responsible for defraying all travel and accommodation expenses as well as all other costs and expenses arising from or relating to the Hackathon.

    • You hereby acknowledge that participation in the hackathon is free of charge, but does not entail any right to compensation of any kind or to reimbursement of any expenses incurred

    • All submissions, regardless of categories, must not:
    1. Violate the intellectual property rights of third parties
    2. Be illegal under applicable national and international laws
    3. Depict or incite hatred, defame, abuse, harass, stalk, threaten a specific person or social group, incite violence or conflict or otherwise violate the legal rights of third parties (including those of privacy and publicity)
    4. Violate the terms of use of any social media service, website, mobile application or any other platform used in connection with your submission

    • By participating in the Hackathon, you agree to be photographed and videotaped by the Organizer or any of the partners without receiving compensation of any kind. You agree that the images and footage may be broadcast, displayed, reproduced, edited, exhibited, used and distributed by the Organizer over the Internet and/or any other communication medium now existing or hereafter created, for promotional and/or any other purpose as the Organizer determines in its sole and absolute discretion and at no cost for the Organizer or remuneration for you. This authorization explicitly includes the use of your name, likeness, and/or voice. You may opt out of being photographed and/or videotaped by informing a member of staff upon check-in at the hackathon that you do not consent to be photographed or videotaped, or by approaching the photographers or videographers directly

    • By entering the Hackathon, participants agree to release and hold harmless the Organizer  from and against any and all claims, expenses, and liability, including but not limited to negligence and damages of any kind to persons and property, infringement of trademark, copyright or other intellectual property rights arising out of or relating to their participation in the hackathon and the contents of their submissions.

    • The organiser is not responsible for lost, late, corrupted, mutilated or misdirected submissions, or submissions not received in time for judging

    • Mentors will be on-site to provide any necessary technical assistance as required

    • Three teams will be awarded the prize of 100,000 EGP( Including 20% prizes tax)

    • The Organizer reserves the right, in their sole discretion, to disqualify any team or individual participant in violation or suspected violation of the present Terms and Conditions or who demonstrate unethical or unlawful behavior during the Competition (including, but not limited to: (i) offensive verbal comments related to gender, gender identity and expression, age, sexual orientation, disability, physical appearance, body size, race, ethnicity, nationality, religion vis-à-vis other participants or any staff member at the Competition; (ii) inappropriate physical contact, and unwelcome sexual attention and (iii) compromise or attempt to compromise the integrity or the legitimate operation of this hackathon, including, without limitation, by cheating, hacking, creating a malicious bot or other automated program, or by committing fraud in any way)

    • No substitution or transfer of a prize by the winning team is permitted

    • Participants in the hackathon are not allowed to use any of the organisers' or partners’ logos or other branding elements on materials that were produced by them