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The Toradex Design Challenge is a competition for students and other individuals at education and research institutions.
Horw, Switzerland (PRWEB) March 20, 2013
The Toradex Design Challenge is a competition for students and other individuals at education and research institutions. The task is to create a product from an original idea, utilising an NVIDIA® Tegra™ based Computer on Module Kit (worth $250 and provided free to qualifying projects).
Examples on the Toradex website might fuel your imagination and twice a year the projects will be judged, with prizes of up to $20,000 US awarded to the winning teams. A total of £100,000 US will be on offer annually.
In addition to the kit, Toradex will offer participants support in the form of software libraries, an online knowledge base, and technical support from their engineering team. Full details of how to enter and other requirements can be found at http://www.challenge.toradex.com.
Toradex are interested in partnerships with universities and research institutes too, already boasting a number of successful collaborations.
Founded in Switzerland, today the Toradex network stretches across the world. Its direct sales model and local service approach puts Toradex in regular contact with more than 3,000 customers around the globe. Toradex supplies embedded computer modules for demanding applications and offers premium support service to help its customers rapidly bring product to market. Toradex’s strategic vision and long term orientation makes it the company of choice for ambitious and creative people.
Toradex products are deployed within a diverse range of markets and industries. Typical industries include: automotive, medical devices, laboratory equipment, point of sales, gaming machines, navigation systems, musical instruments, machine control, virtual reality simulation, digital signage, traffic control systems, building automation, security systems, robotics, process control and auto pilots.
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Meet our engineers at:
DESIGN West/ESC Silicon Valley, San Jose, USA, April 22-25, 2013
ESC Bangalore, India, July 17-19, 2013
IPC&EMBEDDED EXPO 2013, ShenZhen, China, August 1-3, 2013
DESIGN East/ESC Boston, USA, September 30 - October 3, 2013
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