Do you want to win 5000 euros? Pitch your idea during the last qualification rounds ICTalent Awards 17th and 19th of April


Tuesday 17th and Thursday 19th of April will be the final qualification rounds for participation in ICTalent Awards 2018. Who knows will you become the winner of the ICTalent Awards and go home with the main prize of 5000 euros! Every student of Fontys School of ICT can participate. A nice kickstart for your project, internship- or graduation assignment and a great experience...

Pitch your idea!
Every participant will have to convince the jury with a pitch of max. 2 minutes during the qualification round. A (working) prototype may be shown here. Eventually 5 participants will be selected. Together with the 3 participants who have already been selected in the qualification rounds in February, 8 participants will compete during the ICTalent Awards on May 29th in De Effenaar!

Jury members preliminary round
The judges will assess the participants on the following criteria:

  •   Distinction
  •   Authenticity
  •   Persuasiveness
  •   Feasibility of working prototype (Min.a week before the event the working prototype must be demonstrable May 22th, 2018. If not, the consequence is that one can not participate).

The judges in Tilburg are Natasja Martens, Pieter Dorst and Jeroen de Kort. In Eindhoven these are Sebastiaan Lefèvre, Jeroen de Kort, Ahmet Oztan, Francoise Lanting, Ruben Steins, Carli Kleijnen and former participants Stefan Grimminck and Jort Polderdijk.

Participants so far
The first registrations are coming in. Here is an overview:

  • Caesura (year 2, Software)
  • CPVR (year 3, Virtual Reality minor)
  • Exercise Monitoring (year 2, Technology)
  • Big Boys (year 2, Software EN)
  • Elite (year 3, Software EN)
  • Trackr (year 3, Sotware and Technology)
  • Peanut (year 2, Software)
  • AV-swarm (year 2, Media, Technology Software)
  • MiSi (year 4, Software)
  • Robonion (year 2, Software, Technology)

Sign up and more information
Interested in participating? Sign up via the online registration form on the website. Questions mail to or visit Maartje van Hees, Marketing & Communication employee (Mon, Tue, free present in Eindhoven 4.104 and at Thu in Tilburg). You can also find more information on the website