Great to see that you’re keen to enter the DataIQ Awards - but if you want to play you better just take a quick look over the Rules and Terms & Conditions to make sure you’re happy with our processes.
The DataIQ Awards are owned and produced by DataIQ which is the trading name of IQ Data Group Ltd (We also refer to ourselves in these rules as “IQ Awards”, "DataIQ", “we”, “us” or “our”). If we accept an Award Entry from you please understand that you will be bound by these terms and conditions and your Award Entry will be considered in accordance with these terms. We reserve the right to amend these terms and conditions at any time.
The following terms shall have the following meaning in this document:
In the event that an Award Entry is inaccurate or incomplete, does not comply with these conditions or is deemed, at our sole discretion, ineligible for any other reason, then the relevant Entry will be disqualified and will not be eligible for any refund of the entry Fee.
The entry fee will be levied for each individual entry - for clarity an entry entered into more than one category will be liable for the fee for each category entered.
DataIQ shall consider each Entry through a judging panel as listed on the Website on its merits and on the basis solely of the information referred to in the relevant Entry and at its discretion all Entries shall be considered in accordance with these terms and conditions and the Judging Criteria.
In the course of judging an Entry any judge may request further information about the Entry from the person named as the contact for the Entry submitted. Failure to supply the information requested will disqualify the Entry from the DataIQ Awards and the entry Fee will be forfeited.
DataIQ will shortlist certain Entries to go through to a final judging phase. Winners in the Categories will be determined solely by the judges scores. Details of the winners will be published on the Website and/or revealed at a live ceremony.
DataIQ’s decisions relating to shortlisting and granting of awards in the course of judging the DataIQ Awards is final and DataIQ are not obliged to enter into any correspondence or discussion with any Entrants on any subject nor will DataIQ accept any submissions or representations or appeals with regard to such decisions, and DataIQ reserves at its sole discretion the right to:
Your entry and any supporting documentation will not be considered as confidential information unless clearly identified as Confidential and you agree that DataIQ can use the information or parts of the information contained in the Entry submitted for judging for publicity purposes in or on any media and for the purposes of promoting the DataIQ Awards.
If there are parts of your entry which are confidential, once you have submitted your entry please email email@example.com with your entry reference and details and we will ensure the information is not published.
DataIQ accepts no responsibility, financial or otherwise, for:
In no event shall DataIQ be liable whether in contract, tort, by statute or otherwise in respect of any loss of profits and/or loss of business for any special, indirect, incidental or consequential loss or damage arising out of or in connection with the DataIQ Awards, including without limitation: loss of revenue, loss of anticipated savings, loss of business and/or goods, loss of goodwill, loss of use, loss and/or corruption of data and/or other information.
Nothing in these terms and conditions shall exclude or restrict our liability for fraudulent misrepresentation and/or for death or personal injury to the extent that such injury results from our negligence or wilful default.
For the avoidance of doubt, entrants agree and accept that they will be solely responsible and liable for any and all damage caused by their Entry.
You will be informed if your Entry has been shortlisted. You may be required to supply screenshots and other information to DataIQ Awards to be used for display during the 2021 Awards programme. Entrants authorise DataIQ Awards to publicly display all and any such screenshots and information provided to DataIQ Awards for this purpose.
These terms and conditions shall be interpreted in accordance with and governed by English law.
If you have any questions regarding the DataIQ Awards please contact firstname.lastname@example.org