Twitter Blog Contest Terms and Conditions

CONTEST: Tweet About MongoDB World. Win a Ticket.

NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN.
The “MongoDB World Twitter Contest” is sponsored MongoDB (“Sponsor”). This contest is governed by these official rules (“Official Rules”). By participating in the contest, each entrant agrees to abide by these Official Rules, including all eligibility requirements, and understands that the results of the contest, as determined by Sponsor and its agents, are final in all respects. The contest is subject to all federal, state and local laws and regulations and is void where prohibited by law. This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Twitter. Any questions, comments or complaints regarding the promotion will be directed to Sponsor, not Twitter.

ELIGIBILITY
The Contest is open to legal residents of their respective countries where not prohibited by law, who are eighteen (18) years of age or older at the time of entry who have Internet access and a valid e-mail account prior to the beginning of the Contest Period. Sponsor has the right to verify the eligibility of each entrant.

SWEEPSTAKES PERIOD
The Sweepstakes begins March 11, 2015 Noon EST and ends March 27, 2015, 11:59pm EST (“Submission Period”). Sponsor may extend or shorten the contest in its discretion.

HOW TO ENTER

  • Enter the Sweepstakes by following @mongodb or @mongodbinc on Twitter.
  • Tell us why you’re excited about MongoDB World by tweeting with a mention of @mongodb or @mongodbinc and make sure to use the #MongoDBWorld hashtag.
Get creative! Start conversations, use humor, share photos, tell us what speakers you look forward to hearing from. Contestants may submit as many posts as they would like, however, contestants may not use multiple Twitter accounts to increase their number of entries.

WINNER SELECTION
The winners will be chosen based on a combination of most widely shared content and creativity used to express their excitement about MongoDB World. MongoDB will pick the winning applicants by Friday, April 3rd, 2015, and will notify the winner via Twitter direct message.

Announcement and instructions to obtain the prize will be sent via Twitter direct message. Each entrant is responsible for monitoring his/her Twitter account for prize notification and receipt or other communications related to this sweepstakes. If a potential prize winner cannot be reached by the Sponsor within five (5) days of initial contact, using the contact information provided at the time of entry, that potential prize winner shall forfeit the prize. Upon the request of the Sponsor, the potential winner may be required to return an Affidavit of Eligibility, Release and Prize Acceptance Form and IRS W-9 form. If a potential winner fails to comply with these official rules, that potential winner will be disqualified.

PRIZES:
1st Prize: One Ticket to MongoDB World 2015
2nd Prize: Fully loaded MongoDB World swag pack
3rd Prize: MongoDB T-shirt

Incidental expenses and all other costs and expenses which are not specifically listed as part of a prize in these Official Rules and which may be associated with the award, acceptance, receipt and use of all or any portion of the awarded prize are solely the responsibility of the prize winner. ALL FEDERAL, STATE AND LOCAL TAXES ASSOCIATED WITH THE RECEIPT OR USE OF ANY PRIZE IS SOLELY THE RESPONSIBILITY OF THE WINNER.

ADDITIONAL LIMITATIONS
Prize is non-transferable. No substitution or cash equivalent of prizes is permitted. Sponsor may terminate, suspend or amend the Sweepstakes, without notice, and for any reason.

PUBLICITY
By participating, each entrant grants Sponsor permission to use his/her name, likeness or comments for publicity purposes without payment of additional consideration, except where prohibited by law. Please review our privacy policy at http://www.mongodb.com/legal/privacy-policy. By participating in the Sweepstakes, entrants hereby agree to usage of their personal information and acknowledge that they accept the privacy policy.

SWEEPSTAKES SPONSOR
Sweepstakes is sponsored by: MongoDB, Inc. (“MongoDB”) 1633 Broadway, 38th Floor New York, NY 10019. Any questions regarding this Sweepstake should be directed to events@mongodb.com.