The assessment committee invites three startups per issue who can give a pitch for the assessment committee. It is up to the startups to decide on how they will do this (pitch, film, etc.), but they have a time limit of 10 minutes. Subsequently, the assessment committee will get an opportunity to ask questions for 10 minutes. Lastly, an interview of a maximum of 30 minutes will be conducted to explore the motivation of the Startup for the Programme and the Challenge.
The assessment committee will arrive unanimously at one integral score based on the three criteria described below. The three aspects will be assessed conjointly, where each criterion has an equal weight. The assessment committee will give one integrated score because the integration of these criteria and the way they strengthen and positively affect another is an important part of the assessment.
The assessment committee will take note of the following aspects: