Niantic Lightship Augmented Reality Accelerator applications will be selected based on the following criteria:
Proposed idea and relevance to the chosen challenge:
The proposal shows a good understanding and a clearly identified solution with relevance to the industry partner’s sector and the challenge objectives.
The idea is realistic and uses suitable immersive technology.
Technical and sector assessment:
The technical delivery of the proposal is feasible with a viable solution, within the timeframe and budget. The idea’s combination of cost, quality and sustainability is well balanced.
Novelty, Innovation and Thoughtfulness:
The idea is unique and novel in a way that meets the challenge requirements. The concept is innovative and original.
The idea is scalable and has the potential to succeed in its full range of capabilities at a growing scale.
Team quality and expertise:
The team is equipped to deliver the proposed concept and has appropriate technology and business skills, demonstrating a good team structure and diversity.