Participants enter the Microsoft Ignite 2017 free pass contest by completing the Adaptiva online entry form in addition to liking or following us on one of the following networks: Facebook, Twitter or LinkedIn. By completing the Adaptiva online entry form and following at least one of our social sites, participants will automatically be entered into the contest drawing.
Contest is offered only electronically via the Internet. Void where prohibited. All federal, national, provincial, state, and local laws and regulations apply.
The Contest is sponsored by Adaptive Protocols, Inc. dba Adaptiva, located at 3005 112th Ave NE, Suite 250, Bellevue, WA 98004
In order to determine your eligibility to receive the prize (“Prize”) supplied by Adaptive Protocols, Inc. dba Adaptiva (“Adaptiva”) for “2017 Microsoft Ignite 2017 Ticket Giveaway” contest (“Contest”), Adaptiva requires that you review and agree to the following terms and conditions before Adaptiva awards the Prize:
“Participant” is an individual person who registered for the Contest
The Prize awarded shall consist of following items:
Contest is open to individuals who are at least 21 years of age or older at the time of entry, if they legally reside in Bahrain, Cameroon, Gabon, Grenada, Honduras, Ivory Coast, Kuwait, Lesotho, Madagascar, Namibia, Singapore, Swaziland, United Arab Emirates, United States, or Zambia, and to individuals who are at least 18 years old of age or older at the time of entry, if they legally reside in other countries, except for Italy as well as Burma (Myanmar), Cuba, Iran, North Korea, the Republic of South Sudan, the Republic of the Sudan, Syria, or any other country with which the United States may prohibit export transactions. Employees of Adaptiva and its entities, immediate families and individuals living in the same household with such employees, are not eligible to enter or win the Contest. Void where prohibited or otherwise restricted by law.
You confirm that your employer does not prohibit you from accepting the Prize from Adaptiva.
You confirm that you are of legal age (eighteen (18) or twenty-one (21) years of age) as contemplated above, or more (and capable of entering into legal agreements)
You agree that Adaptiva shall have the right to use your name, biographical information (such as age, occupation, and town of residence), photograph, image, likeness and statements relating to the contest prize for advertising, publicity and marketing purposes without additional compensation or prior notice.
You have advised Adaptiva of anything that may impact your participation in the contest prize drawing.
You may be disqualified from participating in the contest prize drawing if you breach any of the terms and conditions listed herein.
You may not make any public statements or release any other information relating to the contest prize to the media without Adaptiva’s prior written approval.
Events may occur that make the awarding of the Prize impractical or inappropriate due to unforeseen circumstances or reasons beyond the control of Adaptiva or for Adaptiva business reasons. In this situation, Adaptiva may vary or amend the Prize to provide a reasonable alternative and you agree that no liability shall attach to Adaptiva or parties connected to Adaptiva as a result.
The winner of the Prize will be chosen randomly at Adaptiva’s sole discretion.
If there is an event in which no exact winner can be identified, the winner will be selected by way of a random draw from all entries that fall under the Win Conditions and in accordance with these Terms and Conditions.
The winner will be notified by email and/or by phone (if provided). The winner must accept the Prize within 2 days of notification. If the winner does not accept the Prize within 2 days of notification the winner will automatically forfeit the prize and Adaptiva will re–draw, and so on until a winner is confirmed.
The prize is non-exchangeable, non-transferable, and is not redeemable for cash or any other prize.
Winners will need to work with Adaptiva Event team to register for their ticket at Microsoft Ignite 2017
Adaptiva reserves the right to substitute the prize with an alternative prize in the event the original prize offered is not available.
By entering the Contest, you agree to the collection, retention, usage and distribution of your personal information in order to process and contact you about your contest entry.
Adaptiva accepts no responsibility for any damage, loss, liabilities, injury or disappointment incurred or suffered by you as a result of entering the contest or accepting the prize.
Any valuation of the Prizes stated above is based on available information provided to Adaptiva.
You understand that the Prize is valued at $2,220 and might require a payment for receiving the Prize according to your country’s laws and regulations. The value of the Prizes will be taxable to winner as income. All federal, state and local taxes and any other costs and expenses associated with the acceptance and/or use of Prizes not specifically provided for in these Terms and Conditions are solely the winner’s responsibility. Winner is solely responsible for reporting and paying any and all applicable taxes. You must contact your own tax advisor for any questions concerning taxes.
You confirm that you have read, understood and agreed to participate in the Prize on the terms and conditions set out in this agreement, and, to the extent permitted by applicable laws, you waive all rights, release, hold harmless and discharge Adaptiva, and any parties connected to Adaptiva any persons or entities acting on such parties’ behalf from all liabilities in connection with your voluntary participation in the Prize.
All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply. Adaptiva reserves the right, at any time, at its sole discretion, to modify, suspend or cancel this Contest, these terms and conditions, or any portion hereof, or to disqualify any individual implicated in any of the following actions, if for any reason: (a) infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, actions by entrants, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes which, in Adaptiva’s sole opinion, corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Contest, (b) the Contest or any website associated therewith (or any portion thereof) becomes corrupted or does not allow the proper processing of entries per these terms and conditions, or (c) the Contest is otherwise not capable of running as planned by Adaptiva. In the event of modification or suspension, Adaptiva shall award the Prizes to a winner to be selected in a random drawing from among the remaining uncorrupted eligible entries. By entering, entrants agree to release and hold harmless Adaptiva and its respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, divisions, advertising and promotional agencies, wholesalers and retailers, and each of the foregoing entities’ employees, officers, directors, shareholders and agents (collectively the “Released Parties”), from and against any and all claims, actions and/or liability for any injuries or death, loss or damage of any kind arising from or in connection with participation in and/or entry into the Contest or acceptance or use of any Prize or participation in any Contest-related travel or other activity and for any claims based on publicity rights, defamation, invasion of privacy and merchandise delivery.
For more information or any questions please contact Ali Parker at ali.parker[at]adaptiva.com