Virtual Convention 2013Win Prizes
During convention, your participation is all you need for a chance to win one of these amazing prizes below! Check out these amazing prizes and how to enter below. Registration required.
Four (4) iPAD Minis
Eight (8) Architecture: Celebrating the Past, Designing the Future Books
Ten (10) $50 Amazon Gift Cards
Twenty (20) $25 Amazon Gift Cards
It’s easy to enter the drawing, here’s all you need to do:
1. Register now
2. Already registered? Log in here
3. Visit at least ten (10) booths
4. Exchange at least ten (10) business cards
American Institute of Architects’ Virtual Convention 2013 Survey Sweepstakes (“Drawing”)
NO PURCHASE OR OBLIGATION NECESSARY.
Prizes: Four (4) iPad Minis, Eight (8) copies of coffee table book Architecture: Celebrating the Past, Designing the Future, ten (10) $50.00 Amazon Gift Cards, twenty (20) $25.00 Amazon Gift Cards. A total of forty-two (42) will be awarded between June 19th 2013 and June 22nd 2013. The odds of receiving a prize depend upon the number of entries received. The approximate number of entries expected is between 0 and 1,000. Prizes are non-transferable; no substitutions or cash equivalents are allowed, except at the discretion of the Sponsor. Prize details not specified herein shall be determined solely by Sponsor. Prizes are awarded “as is” with no warranty or guarantee, either express or implied. If prize is unavailable, a prize of equal or greater value will be awarded. Winners are responsible for the payment of applicable taxes, if any, on the prize and any other expenses not specifically described herein relating to the use of prize.
Eligibility: Drawing is open to all legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia who are of 18 years or older at time of entry. Officers, directors, and employees of the American Institute of Architects, any and all other entities directly associated with this Drawing, and the immediate families (spouses, parents, children and siblings, and their respective spouses, regardless of where they live) and individuals living in the households of the above, whether related or not, are not eligible to enter or win. Void where prohibited by law. The Drawing is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations.
To Enter: Drawing begins on/about Wednesday, June 19th 2013 at 3pm EDT and ends on Saturday, June 22nd 2013 at 12pm EDT (Promotion Period). Limit one entry per eligible person per prize. By entering, entrants agree to be bound by these rules and consent to the use by Sponsor and its designees of their names and/or photographs for advertising or publicity purposes without further consideration, except where prohibited by law.
Prize Drawing: Drawing to award prizes will be conducted after 5:00 PM. Potential prize winner will be selected in random drawings to take place on or about Wednesday June 19th 2013, Thursday June 20th 2013, Friday June 21st 2013, and Saturday, June 22nd 2013.
Drawing will use all eligible entries received as of each drawing date/time. Random drawing will be conducted under the direction of the American Institute of Architects whose decisions are final in all matters relating to the Drawing. Potential winners do not need to be present at any drawing.
Notification: The potential winner will be notified by telephone or email within 5 business days of the drawing date and may be required to complete and sign an Affidavit of Eligibility and Liability Release; where legal, a Publicity Release; and IRS Form W-9, all of which must be returned within ten (10) business days, properly executed, from prize notification date or the prize will be forfeited and awarded to an alternate potential winner. If Sponsor is unable to contact potential winner by telephone or e-mail within five (5) business days of Drawing, or in the event of non-compliance with these rules, or if the prize or prize notification is unclaimed or returned as undeliverable, the prize will be forfeited and, at Sponsor’s discretion, awarded to an alternate potential winner. By entering the Drawing, entrants agree to the use by Sponsor and its designees of their names, cities and states of residence and photographs/likenesses for advertising and promotional purposes for this and similar promotions, worldwide, and in perpetuity, in any and all forms of media, now known or hereafter devised (including and without limitation, the Internet) without additional compensation, notification, or permission, except where prohibited by law. Upon request, winners must consent to such in writing. In the event of a dispute as to the identity of a winner based on the email address, the winning entry will be declared by the authorized account holder of the email address submitted at time of entry. "Authorized account holder" is defined as the natural person who is assigned to the email address by an Internet service provider (providing that the “Authorized account holder” meets all eligibility requirements of the Drawing.)
Unauthorized Activity: If in the Sponsor’s opinion, there is any suspected or actual evidence of tampering with any portion of the Drawing, or if there is any occurrence that affects the administration, integrity, security, fairness, or proper conduct of the Drawing, the Sponsor, in its sole discretion reserves the right to disqualify any individual, or to modify or suspend the Drawing, or to terminate the Drawing and conduct a random drawing to award the prizes using all non-suspect entries received as of the termination date.
Limitation of Liability: By participating in the Drawing, entrants release, indemnify and hold harmless the Sponsor and all its affiliates, subsidiaries, and its officers, directors, employees, and agents (collectively, “Releasees”) from and against any injuries, losses, damages, claims, actions any liability of any kind resulting from or arising from participation in the Drawing or acceptance, possession, use, misuse or nonuse of the prize awarded (including any travel or travel-related activity thereto). Releasees are not responsible for technical, computer, mechanical, printing, typographical, human or other errors relating to or in connection with the Drawing, including, without limitation, errors which may occur in connection with the administration of the Drawing, the processing of entries or in any Drawing related material, the announcement of the prize; or for stolen, lost, late, misdirected, damaged, incomplete, inaccurate, undelivered, delayed or illegible entries, or postage-due entries or mail. As a condition of entering the Drawing, entrant agrees that: a) under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim, punitive, incidental, consequential, or any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses; b) all causes of action arising out of or connected with this Drawing or the prize awarded, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action; and c) any and all claims, judgments, and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred and in no event shall entrant be entitled to receive attorneys’ fees or other legal costs. Sponsor reserves the right to modify prize award procedures.
Governing Law: This Drawing and these Official Rules and the validity, construction, performance, and enforcement thereof shall be governed by the laws of the District of Columbia, but without reference to its laws regarding conflicts of law.
Who Won: To obtain the names of the winners, mail a self-addressed stamped envelope by July 31, 2013 to: Lisa Thomas, 1735 New York Avenue, 4th Floor, NW; Washington, DC. 20006.
Sponsor: The American Institute of Architects, Inc., 1735 New York Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20006.