Calling all creatives! Take part in the World Standards Day 2017 poster contest!
IEC, ISO and ITU are launching a contest open to everyone, to design a poster illustrating the 2017 World Standards Day theme:
Standards make cities smarter
The designer(s) of the best poster will win CHF 1 500.
We hope to see your inspiring creations that will no doubt establish fruitful conversations between individuals, businesses and organizations across the globe about the role of standards in making cities smarter.
Who can take part in the competition?
Anyone can enter the competition, except for staff, directors, and officers of the organizers, and their respective spouses, parents, siblings, and children. Submissions from both individuals and teams are accepted.
How can I enter the competition?
To enter the competition send your designs in .jpg or .png format to the following e-mail address: firstname.lastname@example.org (total attachment should not exceed 20Mo). Submissions will be accepted until midnight, 5 June 2017.
What are the basic requirements for the submitted designs?
Find the specifications here.
With your submission you confirm that the creation and its copyright is fully owned by you and that you have respected all copyrights of others. Any creation using copyrighted material will be withdrawn from the competition. Should a copyright owner come forward after the poster has been selected, produced or distributed, the person who has submitted the poster for the competition accepts fully liability for all resulting claims, damages and costs.
How will the finalists and the winners be chosen?
IEC, ISO and ITU representatives will choose the finalists. We will publish the shortlisted entries on this site and let the public choose the winning designs. The entries that receive the most votes win the competition.
When will the voting commence?
The voting opens after we publish all shortlisted entries.
Can I promote my own submission on-line?
Yes, of course, we strongly encourage you to do so! Please remain ethical and transparent though – spamming or misleading practices will lead to disqualification.
When will the winners be announced?
Voting will take place from 19 to 25 June 2017.
We will announce the winners shortly after the voting closes.
Send your poster entries to: email@example.com