Below are the rules all competitors must follow. Violations of these rules will result in auto disqualification.
Competitors must be current IWU students
Pitch must be an original idea
Can be at any stage of development (concept, in-the-works, functioning)
Franchises, Multi-level marketing, or other non-original concepts are not permitted
Each presenter has a maximum of 60 seconds to give their pitch
No setup time allowed
Notes (paper and electronic) are not permitted
Only one presenter is allowed to pitch an idea
During Q&A, competitors only have 30 seconds to give an answer when asked
Pitches containing foul or obscene language, adult themes, illegal or unethical content, or other content deemed objectionable by the judges will be disqualified.