Judging Criteria

  1. The problem it solves
  2. The innovation of your idea
  3. The strength of the team to solve it
    • Bonus if the team is interdisciplinary (students from different UNH colleges)
  4. The business case
  5. Your initial 9-week plan and how you will make it happen

2018 Judges

Jamie Baker

Partner at Pierce Atwood LLP


Erica Johnson

Director of the University of New Hampshire’s Interoperability Laboratory (UNH-IOL) in Durham, NH


Bob Phillips

Co-founder and CTO at TurnRight Advice Solutions and member of the ECenter Wildcatalysts Network


Jen Purrenhage

ECenter Faculty Fellow and COLSA Professor of Contemporary Conservation Issues & Environmental Awareness (NR 435/NR 435H), International Perspectives - Global Environmental Science (IA 401), and Principles of Conservation Biology (NR 650)


Marc Sedam

Associate Vice Provost of Innovation and New Ventures and Managing Director, UNHInnovation