06 Jun 2017

Call for Jury Committee Nominations

Beginning on June 6th and extending through July 30th, Solar Decathlon China (SDC) is requesting nominations for Jury Committee members. This call for nominations is for five juried contests:

  • Architecture
  • Market Appeal
  • Engineering
  • Communications
  • Innovation

A qualified candidate shall be an influential expert in contest-related field, and shall not directly serve a role with competing teams. Jury committee members shall be willing and prepared to fulfill responsibilities as follows:

  • Review teams’ deliverables in advance to explore relevant details of each team’s project;
  • Conduct on-site walkthroughs during the competition to make visual verifications and ask questions for clarification;
  • Assign credits to each team based on their performance relative to the contest criteria;
  • Attend award ceremony upon availability to present prize to winners.

Each team can nominate up to two jury candidates, who shall be in different contest groups. All nominees will be posted on Team Service Center » Competition » Juries. Please feel free to vote for your favorite ones. Final juries will be determined by the Organizing Committee based on nominees’ qulification, availability, popularity; and by leveraging field, nationality, gender, etc. Each contest will have five juries on panel.

If you are interested in nominating a candidate, please fill out and submit the application form here. The nomination process will be closed on 30 Jul 2017.