IFIA COMPUTER WORLD CUP 2008
WORLD CUP OF COMPUTER IMPLEMENTED INVENTIONS 10/2008
FINAL 16-19 October, 2008 – Suzhou, China
Sponsored by Microsoft
Participants of the Final of IFIA Computer World Cup of CIIs are inventors who were qualified by semifinals and the member of CAI selected CIIs. A patent application which was registered in the XXI Century (since year 2000) is a requirement. Participants must be members of an IFIA organization.
Authorized inventors on semifinals (see the list) and best CIIs selected by China Association of Inventions
Evaluation, jury and awards
The evaluation of Computer Implemented Inventions will be based on presentations at final. First the inventions will be evaluated in a virtual way, according to their inventiveness – criteria “A” (where the main aspect is the quality of the computer program) with a weight of 35 %, possible future benefits – criteria “B” with a weight of 35 %.
The Jury will make a score list of inventions based criteria “A” and “B” before the presentation of inventions. The quality of the actual presentation is the criteria “C” with a weight of 30 %. The presentation will be judged when the computer implemented invention will be shown at final.
The Jury panel consists of IFIA specialists of Computer Implemented Inventions.
The IFIA World Cup of CII will be the highest recognition for the best individual competitor and IFIA World Cup of CII. The other qualified inventors and teams will receive other prizes.
IFIA Office covers the general costs and the costs of the judging, and the main prizes.
The host of final covers the general costs of booths.
The participants (IFIA members) cover the costs of preparations and presentations including travel and transportation. Evaluated participants will receive 1000USD compensation from IFIA Office.
Conditions for presenting
The exhibition space (1×2 m/items) for competitors to show their CII inventions.