Out of the 4 optional criteria, which criteria matches Patent application and which one Mentorship evidence ? Does putting both of these under 4th criteria ie academic contribution makes sense ?
1, a proven track record for innovation as a founder or senior executive of a product-led digital technology company or as an employee working on a new digital field or concept
2, proof of recognition for work beyond the applicant’s occupation that contributes to the advancement of the field
3, they have made significant technical, commercial or entrepreneurial contributions to the field as a founder, senior executive or employee of a product-led digital technology company
4, they have demonstrated exceptional ability in the field by academic contributions, through research published or endorsed by an expert.