I. Company Eligibility to Nominate
The Company Eligibility guideline describes the criteria and attributes for company eligibility to submit their entry nomination for CICTA competition.
The company who is eligible to nominate their Information and Communication Technology (ICT) innovation must meet the following criteria:
The company must be locally registered in Cambodia except start-up.
The company can be 100% local company.
For joint ventures between a local company and foreign company, the foreign company in the joint venture can be either a company registered in Cambodia or a company registered outside Cambodia whereby the shareholder/s within Cambodia must hold at least 51% of the total shares.
II. Product Eligibility Nomination
The Product Eligibility guideline describes the criteria and attributes for product entry eligibility to be nominated as an entry to CICTA competition.
The eligible product for CICTA entry nomination must meet the following criteria:
The Intellectual Property Rights for the product must be owned by the company who is eligible to nominate according the Company Eligibility guideline or its Intellectual Property Rights are owned by an offshore parent of the local company where the majority of the shares are in the local company.
At least 51% of product development efforts including research and development (R&D), and design must be done within Cambodia submitting the application.
III. Non Eligible Entry Nomination
The following are non-eligible innovations for entry nomination:
A product, of which the main R&D and design efforts are executed outside Cambodia, or of which Cambodia is merely providing code-cutting services.
An innovation and product, of which in one (1) year period before the current CICTA competition has won an CICTA Award with or without product enhancement.
IV. Number of Entry Nomination
Each company can only nominate a maximum of one product per entry category.
V. Disqualification of Innovation Entry Nomination
Each company or individual must ensure to meet the above criteria and attributes during the selection when submitting their product entry nomination to CICTA competition.
Violation to the above mentioned criteria and attributes will result in product entry disqualification.