RULES AND REGULATIONS

  1. Applicants are advised to be aware of the best practice and case-based experience as promulgated by the Office of Privacy Commissioner for Personal Data.
  2. Applicants are reminded that any person who, without the permission of Steering Committee of Hong Kong ICT Awards, offers an advantage to parties involved in the Awards as a reward or inducement for doing any act or showing favour in relation to the Awards commits an offence of the Prevention of Bribery Ordinance (Cap. 201).
  3. To avoid conflicts of interest and the perception as such, applications for the Awards from sponsors will not be accepted.
  4. In case of any dispute, the decision of the organiser will be final and binding on all parties concerned.
  5. Any information supplied by an entrant is not returnable.
  6. Under no circumstance will the Organiser be required to compensate for any damages in or loss of the work and/or video submitted by the entrants.
  7. Each entrant grants the permission to the Organiser to use all entries of the entrant or any part thereof, excluding personal data, for all purposes relating to the “Hong Kong ICT Awards 2017” and its activities including but not limited to the publication and exhibition of the entries.
  8. Short-listed entrants have an obligation to participate in the promotional activities arranged by the Organiser in relation to the Awards.
  9. Staff members of the Organiser and their family members will not be eligible to submit entry for the Awards.
  10. The Organiser reserves the right to decline or cancel any application; all results should be subject to decision of the Judging Panel.
  11. The Organiser reserves the right of not awarding any of the prizes if no winner is considered eligible.
  12. The Organiser reserves the right to cancel any part of the Awards due to any unforeseeable circumstances.
  13. The Organiser reserves the right to amend the Rules & Regulations if necessary, without any notification in advance.

Official call for entries
2016.12.19

Closing date for entries
2017.01.20

Categories’ Awards Presentation Ceremonies
2017.03.27 – 2017.03.31

Awards Presentation Ceremony
2017.04.07