Cisco I-Prize 2010


Competition Organizer

Cisco Systems, Inc.

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Awards Date


Total Prize Cash (US Dollars)


Competition Category
  • Business - Global
Who's Eligible
The only registration requirements are that you are more than 18 years of age, and accept the Terms and Conditions.
Important Dates

Entry deadline is April 30, 2010. The finals will be scheduled during the July/August 2010 timeframe with presentations submitted via Cisco’s TelePresence technology.

Competition Prizes

$250,000 cash prize to the winner.

Other Info

Participants are invited to submit ideas. Entries must be submitted in one (1) of the following four (4) categories: 1) Future of Work; 2)The Connected Life; 3) New Ways to Learn; and 4)The Future of Entertainment (“Contest Categories”) as described on the Site. Cisco will select up to 32 semifinalist teams that will work with Cisco experts to build a business plan and presentation, using state-of-the-art collaboration tools. Up to eight finalist teams will present their business ideas to a judging panel to compete for the grand prize: a $250,000 award shared equally by members of the winning team. Carefully review the Terms and Conditions regarding transfer of intellectual property rights.