1. Each team will consist of 3 members from the final or the pre-final year of the same institute. One individual cannot be part of more than one participating team.
  2. Team members would not be allowed to change their teams once the event has started.
  3. Team would be disqualified in the following cases:
    • A team member registers in more than one team
    • A team registers more than once
  4. All teams interested in participating can register any time starting from August 26th 2014 till the end of the competition (September 7th 2014, 11:59pm)
  5. Problem statement would be available from September 1st 2014, 12:01 am.
  6. Data will be mailed to all the registered participants once the competition starts or after registration which ever is later.
  7. Teams are free to use additional information if necessary.
  8. Team submissions should be mailed to before the end of the competition (September 7th 2014, 11:59 pm) with all the documents as specified along with the problem statement.
  9. Top 2 teams from each of the competing campuses will be declared by third week of September and will be invited to present their approach and findings to the PwC Diamond Team (logistics to be confirmed later).
  10. Post evaluating the presentations, tentatively by first week of October, an inter-campus winner will be announced. In addition, from each campus, a winner and runners-up will also be declared.
For any D'Facto related queries or clarifications, please mail your queries along with your contact details to: