Each team is allowed to have up to 4 computers in the preparation room. The team must supply their own laptops. Teams should note that the computers used in all presentations are PC’s with Windows 10 operating system and Microsoft PowerPoint 2016. Each team will be provided two USB sticks for use in the preparation room. The teams will not be allowed to use mobile phones/smartphones during the preparation period. Team members will be required to hand in their mobile phones/smartphones before the case launch. These devices will be returned to the teams that did not make the finale after the finalists have been announced. The teams in the finale will receive their phones after the finale.