Blockchain Challenge FAQs
|18 JAN||Spring 2020 CS@VT Blockchain Boot Camp
|18 JAN||Spring 2020 Virginia Tech Blockchain Challenge Begins
11:59 PM EST
|Phase I Submissions Due|
|1 MAR||Phase I Feedback provided and Prizes awarded|
11:59 PM EST
|Phase II Submissions Due|
|28 APR||Challenge Finalists Notified|
|1 MAY||Mandatory Finalist Presentation Workshop|
4 MAY Challenge Finale--Location TBD
The best place to post logistical and technical issues about the
Challenge is on the slack channel https://tinyurl.com/tq5esw8. We
will try our best to get answers posted within 48 hours (usually
- See the judging criteria for Phase II here <insert link>
- Basically you need to create a backend that leverages EOSIO and the
blockchain to deliver an application of benefit to the Virginia Tech
- You also need some sort of interface to demonstrate the use (and
value) of your application. This would typically be a mobile app or a
web interface. For examples of EOS web interfaces see:
YES! Phase I participation is not a requirement for Phase II.
These designs are due via email at 11:59 PM on FEB 25. The email
address will be posted shortly. Submissions must include hi-resolution
image (or link to repository with image for download) _and_ name (or
names) of submitters. Only current VT students eligible for prizes.
Prize-winning submissions give VT permission to unlimited, license
free usage. Submissions may be from individuals or teams. Requirement
of 2-5 participants does not apply to this part of the challenge.
For Phase I, social media posts eligible for prizes must be posted
prior to 11:59 PM on FEB 25.
For Phase II, social media posts eligible for prizes must be posted
prior to 11:59 PM on MAY 7.
Any social media posts on Twitter using:
#vtblockchain @VT_CS @VTEngineering
Any social media posts on Facebook using:
Texts, graphics, memes, pictures and other creative (rated G) posts
are encouraged! Creativity and getting others to like and or repost is
a key criteria in judging.
NO! Individuals may submit or Teams my submit. It's up to you!