Timeline

Overview of the expected
timeline for Phase 1
of the Challenge

Phase 1

1

NOVEMBER 18, 2020

Phase 1 opens
2

DECEMBER 2020 – JANUARY 2021

- Webinars to support registered Teams and potential Teams in developing their system architectures
- Promotional activities and/or other support for registered Teams
- Judging Panel Summit (virtual) to brief judges on roles/responsibilities and Challenge rules
3

JUNE 18, 2021

Deadline for registration and for Teams to submit their system architectures
4

JUNE – JULY, 2021

- Administrative review of the system architectures to verify compliance with rules
- Judging Panel may conduct virtual interviews with Teams
5

JULY – AUGUST, 2021

- Judging Panel reviews and scores the system architectures
- Judging Panel Summit (virtual) to determine Phase 1 winners
6

AUGUST 13, 2021

Phase 1 winners announced

Phase 2

(if initiated)

1

August–October 2021

Phase 2 registration opens
2

November 2023

Phase 2 winners announced