Frequently Asked Questions ( FAQ)

PIC 2023

 Q. What is the President’s Innovation Challenge?

 A.  PIC is a yearly competition held by iPark to select the best and most promising innovative ideas in the following verticals: HealthTech, AIWeb3Social Innovation.

 Q. What types of technologies are expected to be used?

 A.  AI, Machine Learning, Blockchain, IoT .

 Q. What if I don’t know how to code to execute a tech idea?

 A. It preferable to have an IT team member.  We will do our best to match you with someone in case you don’t.

 Q. What if I don’t have a teammate?

 A. It is mandatory to have a multidisciplinary team (at least 2). You can use iPark’s Skills Match Hub to find a qualified team member.

 Q. What are the requirements to apply?

 A. A capable team of at least 2 members with at least one AUBite team member (Students, Alumni, Faculty, Staff), Clear Value Proposition, Business Model, Innovation Potential, Growth Potential, Prototype is a plus.

 Q. What perks will winners receive?

 A. Incubation at iPark Program, Access to iPark investment and mentorship network, Access to Ernst and Young consulting clinics