Research & Development Project of the Year (CC-RD)

For outstanding digital research & development (including postgraduate tertiary student research)

Any Information and Communication Technology research and development, conducted by academic, non-academic institutions, or individuals to create innovative products, processes, and services. Such innovations are incomplete and yet to be marketed even though their features and functionalities can be demonstrated.


The entry will be judged on four criteria, each examining two attributes:

Judging CriteriaWeightingAttributesWeighting
Uniqueness30%Technology and Innovation60%
Trend Setting, creativity40%
Proof of Concept30%Commercial Potential50%
Pilot Trial50%
Functionalities and Features20%User Requirements50%
Compatibility and Interoperability50%
Quality & Application of Technology20%Content & Standards60%
Product Stability & Reliability40%