Solve For Tomorrow Terms and Conditions

  1. Solve For Tomorrow ("Competition") is organised by Samsung Asia Pte. Ltd. ("Samsung") and is open to participants who are residents of Singapore and aged 13 years old and above as stated on their Identity Card/ Passport (as of 19th July 2018), and have enrolled in Singapore as full-time students in Pre-University, Polytechnic, Institute of Technical Education and government Secondary School (collectively referred to as "School") between 20th July 2018 to 9th November 2018.

    Individuals below 18 years of age as of 19th July 2018 ("Minors") must obtain their parent's or legal guardian's prior acknowledgement of and consent to their participation in the Competition and to these Terms and Conditions. The team registration of any team consisting of Minors will not be referred to as “Entry” until Samsung has received all duly completed parental consent forms from the parents or legal guardians of all Minors in the team.
  2. By submitting a video/ supporting document, each participant agrees to be bound by these Terms and Conditions. All rules and regulations and instructions issued by Samsung from time to time will be deemed incorporated in these Terms and Conditions. Samsung reserves the right to amend the Terms and Conditions of the Competition at any time, without prior notice.
  3. The Competition mechanics are as follows:
    1. The Competition period ("Competition Period") will commence on 19th July 2018, ("Competition Start Date") and closes on 9th November 2018, 11:59 PM ("Competition End Date"), Singapore Time.
    2. To participate in the Competition, students must:
      1. Form a team of two (2) students from the same School ("Team"), and one (1) teacher to act as an advisor to the Team;
      2. Complete all required fields on the Competition microsite and upload a video/ supporting document into the Competition microsite by 12th October 2018;
      Each video/ supporting document submitted/ uploaded into microsite in such manner shall be referred to as an "Entry".
      1. Each Entry should comprise of
        1. A 3 minute video or supporting document that explains the original, innovative idea on how to solve social issues in Singapore using technology with description of the video in less than 1500 characters.
    3. Each Entry will be individually judged by Samsung based on the judging criteria as follows:-

      Secondary School
      1. 30% Relevance and understanding of social issues in Singapore
      2. 30% Innovativeness of solution (Uniqueness of idea)
      3. 40% Practicality of solution (Desirability by community, ease of implementation, feasibility)

      Pre-University/ Polytechnic/ Institute of Technical Education – Phase 1 by Judging Panel 1
      1. 30% Relevance and understanding of social issues in Singapore
      2. 30% Innovativeness of solution (Uniqueness of idea)
      3. 40% Practicality of solution (Desirability by community, ease of implementation, feasibility)

      Pre-University/ Polytechnic/ Institute of Technical Education – Phase 2 by Judging Panel 2
      1. 30% Relevance and understanding of social issues in Singapore
      2. 30% Innovativeness of solution (Uniqueness of idea)
      3. 30% Practicality of solution (Desirability by community, ease of implementation, feasibility)
      4. 10% Overall presentation and delivery (Clarity and articulation of concept, creativity of presentation)
    4. Awards and Prizes
      1. Category 1 : Secondary School
        3 winning Teams (one teacher, two students), each Team will receive S$20,000 worth of Samsung products for their Schools, as well as tokens of appreciation; and
      2. Category 2: Pre-University/ Polytechnic/ Institute of Technical Education
        Phase 1
        10 Teams (one teacher, two students), each Team will receive S$1000 to build its prototype to be presented in the Solve For Tomorrow finale event on the 9th November 2018.

        Phase 2
        5 winning Teams (one teacher, two students) in the Solve For Tomorrow finale event, each Team will receive
        1. S$10,000 worth of Samsung products;
        2. Study trip of 4 days, 3 nights to Seoul, Korea;
        3. S$5000 cash
        4. Internship opportunities with Samsung.
    5. Each Team is only limited to 1 entry per submission during the stipulated Competition Period.
    6. Entries will only qualify for the Competition if posted within the Competition Period (inclusive of the Competition Start Date and Competition End Date). Entries submitted after the specified closing date(s) and time(s), or submitted through any other means other than specified, will not be eligible for the Competition. Any complaints on missing and/ or delayed submissions shall not be entertained.
  4. Winners will be announced via email and will be asked to provide information such as: (1) Full Name as per NRIC; (2) Email address. Samsung will then respond with instructions on the collection of prizes.
  5. For verification purposes, the winner will be required to present their proof of identity and email verification to redeem the prize in person. If the winner requires a proxy to collect the prize on his/ her behalf, a photocopy of the winner' identity card/ passport and an authorisation letter, stating the winner' authorisation for the proxy to redeem the prize on his/ her behalf, duly signed by the winner, must be provided to and presented by the proxy. Samsung reserves the right to reject any redemption that does not adhere to the process stated herein.
  6. The prize must be redeemed within seven (7) working days from notification by Samsung. In the event that any prize is unclaimed within such period, or there is no winner determined in respect of the prize, it will be donated to a charity selected by Samsung.
  7. By participating in the Competition, each participant is communicating with Samsung electronically. By doing so, each participant agrees to receive communications from Samsung electronically. Samsung will communicate by electronic mail at the electronic mail address provided by the participant or posting notices in such other manner specified herein. Each participant consents to receiving electronically all agreements, notices, disclosures and other communications that Samsung provides in relation to the Competition.
  8. Each participant represents and warrants that (i) his/ her Entry is original and has not been previously published, he/ she possesses the exclusive rights to each Entry submitted hereunder has the full and unrestricted right to transfer the same to Samsung free and clear of any claims or encumbrances, and that the Entry shall not infringe the intellectual property, privacy, publicity or other rights or interest of any third party or result in any other liability; and (ii) his/ her Entry does not contain anything that may be deemed by Samsung to be inaccurate, misleading, pornographic, offensive, libellous, defamatory, obscene, indecent, sexually explicit, hateful, political, racist, religious, blasphemous, harassing or threatening or otherwise illegal, offensive or objectionable. Each participant shall not submit or publish an Entry(ies) that solicits funds or includes programs that contain viruses, Trojan horses, worms, time bombs or any other programmes designed to impair the operation and functionality of the Competition website or websites linked to the Competition website. Samsung reserves the right to moderate the Entries. Samsung also reserves the right to remove and disqualify any Entry in breach of these Terms and Conditions and to report such violations to the authorities if deemed necessary.
  9. Each participant agrees to take part in any and all marketing, promotional, publicity exercises with respect to the Competition; agrees for Samsung to use his/ her name, voice, photograph, likeness or other personal identifiable information in any media for the promotion and publicity of this Competition and/ or Samsung products; and grants to Samsung all consents and waivers necessary hereunder, including in respect of any promotional photographs and/ or audio/ video recordings taken in respect of the Competition. Each participant agrees that Samsung shall be at liberty to publish, promote, copy, reproduce, transmit, display, edit, adapt, modify, create derivative works of and/ or otherwise distribute or use his/ her particulars (including any publicly available Facebook profile photo and details) and/ or the Entries (or any part thereof, including to add Samsung branding at Samsung’s sole discretion): (i) in connection with this Competition and/ or Samsung products; (ii) for the promotion and publicity of this Competition and/ or Samsung products; (iii) in any manner, format or media whether now known or hereinafter created, and in any part of the world, including without limitation on online platforms such as Facebook, YouTube, Twitter and Instagram; (iv) at Samsung's sole direction; and (v) royalty-free and without any obligation of attribution or consent. For the avoidance of doubt, Samsung expressly reserves the right to adapt, edit and/ or modify each Entry to include any logo, branding, name, mark, product image in respect of any Entry or such derivative work thereof, for any promotional or marketing purposes of Samsung branding and/ or products. Each participant hereby irrevocably grants to Samsung all consents and waivers necessary in connection with the above, without further compensation to the participant and where not prohibited by written law.
  10. Each participant consents and agrees that his/ her Entry may be made available by Samsung for viewing (in any manner and format) and commenting on by the public, and that comments or ratings that he/ she disagrees with or is unhappy about may be published or otherwise become associated with Entry.
  11. Samsung reserves the right to disqualify any participant suspected of fraud, or if Samsung believes that participant's Entry and/ or results have been manipulated in any way by machines or computers.
  12. Samsung reserves the right to change or substitute the prize to other prize(s) of a comparable or other value if deemed fit. Prizes are not exchangeable for cash.
  13. In the event of any dispute arising from the Competition or relating to the interpretation of these Terms and Conditions, the decision of Samsung on all matters pertaining to the Competition shall be final and binding on all parties. No correspondence or further claims shall be entertained.
  14. If this Competition is interfered with in any way or is not capable of being conducted as reasonably anticipated due to any reason beyond Samsung's control, Samsung reserves the right in its sole discretion, to the fullest extent permitted by law: (i) to disqualify any participant; or (ii) to modify, suspend, terminate or cancel the Competition, as appropriate.
  15. Samsung does not undertake any responsibility or obligation to ensure that any prize will be delivered, by the sponsors or otherwise, to any prize winner. To the fullest extent permissible under applicable law, Samsung disclaims all warranties and representations of any kind, express or implied, including any representation that any prize shall be delivered or transferred to the winner(s). Except for any liability that cannot be excluded by law, Samsung (including its officers, employees and agents) excludes all liability (including for negligence), for any personal injury, or any loss or damage (including loss of opportunity), whether direct, indirect, special or consequential, arising in any way out of the Competition , including, but not limited to, where arising out of the following: (i) any technical difficulties or equipment malfunction (whether or not under Samsung's control); (ii) any theft, unauthorised access or third party interference; (iii) any Entry, claim or prize(s) that is late, lost, altered, damaged or misdirected (whether or not after receipt by Samsung) due to any reason beyond the reasonable control of Samsung; (iv) any variation to the prize(s) value to that stated in these Terms & Conditions; (v) any tax liability incurred by a participant; or (vi) use of the prize(s).
  16. Samsung collects participants' personal information in order to conduct the Competition, and may, for this purpose, use, process and/ or disclose such information in accordance with these Terms & Conditions the Samsung Privacy Policy. Each participant/ participant's legal guardian for Minor consents to such collection, use, processing and disclosure of his/ her personal information, and represents and warrants that all information provided is true and accurate in all respects. Validity of an Entry is conditional on providing this information. Each participant agrees that Samsung may, for a reasonable period of time, unless otherwise advised, use the information for promotional, marketing, publicity, research and profiling purposes, including sending electronic messages or telephoning the participant(s).
  17. Employees and agents of the promoters of this Competition (Cheil Singapore Pte. Ltd., Singapore Press Holdings Limited., Edelman Singapore), and Samsung, their respective families, households or anyone professionally connected with this Competition (in Samsung's opinion), are not eligible to enter this Competition.
  18. To the maximum extent permitted by law, each participant agrees to indemnify and hold Samsung harmless from and against any and all claims, damages, liabilities, costs and expenses (including legal costs on an indemnity basis) arising from the alleged or actual infringement of any third party copyright, patent, trademark or other intellectual property rights, or other rights, any breach of these Terms and Conditions and/ or arising out of or in connection with the Competition.
  19. Except where expressly provided herein, each participant shall bear his/ her own costs and expenses incurred and/ or arising from his/ her participation in the Competition, and no reimbursement may be sought from Samsung and/ or the sponsors.
  20. Each participant shall not, without the prior written approval of Samsung, speak to the press or any other media, or give any interviews or comments relating to the Competition.
  21. These Terms and Conditions shall be governed and construed in accordance with the laws of Singapore, and each participant irrevocably submits to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Singapore.