Videotect 4

Videotect 4 is seeking original digital videos, 30 to 90 seconds in length, that show how design can enhance social interaction in a restaurant, bar, or coffee shop.Architecture minnesota’s videotect competition is seeking original digital videos that show how design can enhance social interaction in a restaurant, bar, or coffee shop. tell us what you love about the design of your favorite hangout—or how you and your architect would design one if you were o

Videotect 4
Category : Hospitality, Recreation, Travel and Tou
Starts : Oct. 18, 2013 Deadline : Feb. 3, 2014
Cost : € 23.50 Awards : € 3.659.00
Videotect 4

MAIN DETAILS

The main category for Videotect 4 Competition is "Hospitality, Recreation, Travel and Tourism Design" and sub categories are: "Video, Restaurant, Bar, Cafe" . The focus of Videotect 4 Competition is "Video" and some keywords are: " Video, Restaurant, Bar, Cafe, Coffee, Design, Social ". Videotect 4 Competition is a Photography / Visualization Competition (or Sketching and/or Rendering) competition. Design Oriented . Videotect 4 Competition targets Creatives, designers, architects, students, filmmakers, photographers, engineers, landscape architects. There are no particular restrictions while designing.

Also see Videotect 4 Competition at DesignCompetition.com with more details and info.

 

CONTACT DETAILS

The postal address to send physical entries to the competition or contact for regular mail is: Architecture Minnesota, 275 Market Street, Suite 54, Minneapolis, MN 55405 City: Minneapolis / Country: United States of America. Phone number: 612-338-6763.

 

Contacts for Videotect 4 Competition
Website : architecturemn.com/am/videotect
Contact-Us Page : architecturemn.com/am/contact
Contact Email : hudson@aia-mn.org

 

SECONDARY DETAILS

The native language of this competition is unknown or unstated. The competition has an English website. This competition orginates from United States of America. The competition was first organized in 2011. This competition was organized 4 times. This competition is annual, it repeats every year. ( Repeats Annually ).

 

ORGANIZER & SPONSORS

Videotect 4 Competition is organized by Architecture Minnesota magazine ( Non-Profit Associations, Organizations or Clubs ). There are 2 sponsors total. Sponsor #1: Architecture Minnesota magazinere . Sponsor #2: Target Corporation.

 

ELIGIBILITY CONDITIONS & JOINING

Age limits and restrictions (minimum / maximum age) is not given. Most probably, there are no age restrictions for this design competition. Maximum number of submission allowed per participant is 2 (Multiple submissions requires multiple registrations). Both individual and team submissions are allowed. The maximum team size is not clearly stated, the best-practice is 5 (five) people, but you should re-confirm it. This is an international competition, participants from all over the world can join. There are not any exlusive regional or territorial areas for this competition or this information is not stated. This competition is open to All. This competition is Open To All.

 

Eligibility Conditions
URL : Webpage address link (URL) of the complete eligibility conditions of the competition is not given.

 

PUBLISHING AND AWARD CEREMONY

The competition results are not published as a book. Competition results will be published online, all the submissions and winners will be visible online. There will be a Gala Night and Award Ceremony of the competition. The gala-night venue for this competition is at GALANIGHTVENUE. We do not know for sure if the competition organizes a physical exhibition to display joining designs. ( We are unclear about where will the exhibition take place or what is the location of the exhibition. ). Pictures of participants are not published. Private information of participants are not published. We do not believe that the competition results books are distributed free to all, this information is not given. Yes, there is a free pr-campaign for winners.

 

AWARDS AND PRIZES

There are 6 types of awards in this competition. There is a fixed number of awards, number of participants do not change the number of awards. The total award prizes sum to: 3660 Euros (€). The organizer will not realize winning designs under any condition. Prizes/Money given only to awarded designs. Award details are as follows: Grand Prize, Viewers' Choice Award, Honorable Mention, Honorable Mention, Honorable Mention, Honorable Mention, N/A. The webpage address link (URL) of the complete list of remaining awards is not given.

 

SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS & DETAILS

Page and file limits for this design competition is not clearly stated. Exact maximum file size permitted to be submitted is 100000 KB. Technical Drawings or Source Files do not need to be submitted. Physical entries are not required to be submitted. Only Video Files. Both physical and digital submissions. There is no need to submit how-to-produce / realization information for the project. The competition call does not state that you need to submit a description of your concept, however it is best practice to submit if it is otherwise stated. Pixel sizes are not clearly stated. Resolution requirements for the digital images are not clearly stated. Paper sizes are not clearly stated. Resolution requirements for the printed images are not clearly stated.

 

Submission Requirements
URL : architecturemn.com/am/guidelines

 

EVALUATION, JUDGING AND SCORING

It is not clearly stated if the jury will meet physically to perform judging or if it is an online judging process. The selection of winners is made by step by step elimination. Voting will be hybrid, the jury and public will decide the winners but public voting is only possible after submissions end. The participants will not recieve a printed score sheet or see their scores online. The participants will not recieve printed jury notes or see them online. Submissions are not given numeric score. The participants will not recieve printed competition statisticss nor access them online. Judging criteria are as follows: Demonstrates insight or provokes thought on the role design plays in enhancing social interaction in a restaurant, bar, or cafe., Entertains viewers..

 

Evaluation Methodology
URL : architecturemn.com/am/guidelines

 

JURY DETAILS

4 people will judge the entries as the jury. The jury members of the competition is as follows: Jon Buggy, Susan Smoluchowski, Omar Ansari, Stephanie Curtis.

 

Jury Members
URL : The webpage address link (URL) of the page that lists other jury members is not given.

 

DESIGNERS' RIGHTS

All submitted designs become the property of the competition organizer. Participants have to participate in all Publishings and Media Campaigns. Physical submissions can be picked up by the designer, but will not be sent automatically by the organizer.

 

WINNERS OBLIGATIONS

Total due fees and other required payments for this competition is not indicated. The obligations of the winners, for example if they do need to pay any more expenses etc, including advertsing, pr-making etc, is not indicated. The organizers did not indicate wheather the winners have to participate in an event or not. The organizers did not state if the participating designers have to make advertisement for the competition such as sending e-mails, post-cards etc for promotive purposes. It is not clearly indicated if the winner designers need or given chance to work for the organizers or sponsors. The organizers did not indicate if winners need or given chance to sell their designs to organizer.

 

Winners' Obligations
URL : The webpage address (URL) of the complete general terms of the competition is not given.

 

CERTIFICATES AND TROPHIES

The competition does not send a hardcopy participation certificates for joining. The competition does not send a hardcopy (printed) certificate to winners. The competition does not send a physical trophy or an award to winners. There is not a winners-logo for this competition.

 

PRESS RELEASE

A press-release to distribute to press members, bloggers, magazine editors etc was unfortunetely not provided.

 

DESIGN BRIEF

The design brief is as follows: Which institution wants us to design: Architecture Minnesota magazine. What kind of institution wants us to design: Architecture Minnesota is published to communicate the spirit and value of quality architecture to the general public.. The ultimate aim of the competition: To generate a spirited public dialogue on the role that design can play in improving the built environment. . Where to look for inspiration: SNL digital shorts is the short answer. Things to be avoided while designing / what not to do: Don't be boring. And don't use copyrighted music without permission..A last advice from the organizer: 2011..

 

Brief Text
URL : architecturemn.com/am/videotect

 

RESULTS

Expect this section to be filled only after the competition is finalized and results anounced to the public. Results have either not been announced yet or not available in this page. Please check the competition website in case they might have already been posted there.

 

Results & Pages
Winners :
PR Results :

 

DESCRIPTION

Architecture minnesota’s videotect competition is seeking original digital videos that show how design can enhance social interaction in a restaurant, bar, or coffee shop. tell us what you love about the design of your favorite hangout—or how you and your architect would design one if you were opening your own place. entries will be judged on their ability to entertain viewers and get them thinking about the role architecture plays in successful social spaces. 1. eligibility this contest is open to people of all ages and backgrounds, except employees and their immediate family members of architecture minnesota, the american institute of architects (aia) minnesota (“aia minnesota”), and tilka design. 2. how to enter to enter this competition, visit the videotect registration page and either (i) fill out the online registration form or (ii) download a registration form, fill it out, and mail or fax it with the applicable registration fee to architecture minnesota in accordance with the instructions on the registration web page. entrants may work individually or in teams of any size, but each entrant is limited to two submissions. all entries become the property of architecture minnesota and aia minnesota. entries and submissions must be made so that they are received by architecture minnesota between 5 p.m. cst on october 18, 2013, and 5 p.m. cst on february 3, 2014. entrants who register by december 2, 2013, may take advantage of the lower $25 registration fee. after december 2, 2013, the entry fee is $40. the fee is waived for students 18 years of age and younger at the time of submission. all eligible entrants who complete the entry requirements and pay a registration fee will receive a one-year subscription to architecture minnesota magazine for themselves or a person of their choosing. 3. video content and restrictions all submissions must be 30 to 90 seconds in length and must comply with the digital file formats set forth in these rules. entrants are asked to download the architecture minnesota logo from this web page and incorporate it into the beginning or end of their video. videos may use any combination of moving images, stills, drawings, graphics, voice-over, music, live action, animation, or subtitles, but each entrant is solely responsible for complying with all applicable laws in creating and submitting his/her video, including obtaining permission to use all of the materials contained in the video and from all persons who might otherwise claim any rights in the video for all purposes of this competition and the contest rules, and specifically including the grant of rights set forth below. each entrant is also solely responsible for obtaining all applicable permits and permissions to record images, video, or sound on public or private property. no video submission will be considered if it contains any material (including language) that is unlawful, defamatory, threatening, obscene, racially offensive, or in any other way objectionable. video content must not serve to promote, advertise, or market any product or service. all videos that are accepted will be hosted on architecture minnesota’s vimeo channel and thus must also abide by vimeo’s community guidelines. architecture minnesota reserves the right to reject any entry at architecture minnesota’s sole and absolute discretion. 4. file format requirements because video submissions will be hosted on architecture minnesota’s vimeo channel, the preferred format for all submissions is mp4. but entrants may also submit their videos in the avi, m4v, mpeg, mpg, and wmv digital file formats. files must be less than 100 mb in size. for guidance on file preparation and compression, visit vimeo.com/help/compression. 5. how to submit your video in addition to completing the registration form and complying with all of the other terms and conditions of these contest rules, entrants must submit their digital video and a signed release, waiver, and grant of rights form so that they are received between 5 p.m. cst on october 18, 2013, and 5 p.m. cst on february 3, 2014. entrants must submit their materials in one of three ways: •digital transfer: transfers from services such as wetransfer and hightail should be directed to hudson@aia-mn.org. entrants choosing this mode of delivery must also email a scan of the signed release form to the same email address or fax the signed form to (612) 338-7981. •mail: entrants may mail a dvd containing their digital video and their signed release form to the address listed below. the dvd should be placed in a case. architecture minnesota 275 market street, suite 54 minneapolis, mn 55405 •in person: entrants may deliver their dvd and signed release form in person to the address listed above during normal business hours. architecture minnesota will seek to confirm receipt of a submission by email within 24 hours of its receipt. all submissions become the property of architecture minnesota and its designees and agents. 6. prize money the judges will award a $2,000 grand prize and four $500 honorable mentions. submissions will be judged on their creativity and their ability to engage viewers. all decisions of the judges are final. in addition to the judges’ decisions, the audience at the videotect awards event at the walker art center will select the winner of the $1,000 viewers’ choice award from a pool of finalists chosen by online voters between february 14 and february 21, 2014. the videotect awards are scheduled for march 13, 2014, at the walker art center cinema. all dates are subject to change. 7. additional conditions of participation by submitting an entry, entrant and all participants agree to all of the terms and conditions of these rules and to the decisions of the videotect judges, whose decisions shall be final and legally binding in all matters relating to the competition. each entrant and participant waives the right to assert as a cost of winning any prize, any and all costs of verification and redemption or travel to redeem a prize and any liability that might arise from redeeming or seeking to redeem a prize. by participating in this competition, each entrant and participant releases architecture minnesota, aia minnesota, and their affiliates and promotional agencies, together with their respective officers, directors, employees, and agents, from and against any and all liabilities, claims, or actions of any kind whatsoever for injuries, damages, or losses to persons or property, including death and bodily injury, which may be sustained in connection with the participation in the competition or the receipt or use of the video. by entering this competition, each entrant represents and warrants that he/she has the right to submit the video for all purposes of this competition and hereby grants to architecture minnesota, aia minnesota, and their designees and agents the non-exclusive right to reproduce, distribute, transmit, display, publicly perform, and otherwise use the video for any and all purposes, including theatrical exhibitions, online transmissions and displays, and promotional purposes. any disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of or connected with this competition, or any prizes awarded, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, exclusively by arbitration in minneapolis, minnesota, pursuant to the rules of the american arbitration association then in effect and applying minnesota law and subject to any limitation of liability set forth in these contest rules. any arbitration award shall be limited to participant’s actual out-of-pocket expenses incurred, if any, and in no event shall participant be entitled to any indirect, special, consequential, exemplary, punitive, or multiple damages or loss of business or profits, or recovery of attorneys’ fees. architecture minnesota and aia minnesota reserve the right to cancel and revoke this competition due to printing errors or other mistakes in their sole discretion.

 

REVIEW

We do not have an editorial review of this design competition.

 

WEBSITE

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IMAGES, POSTERS AND BANNERS

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SCORE SHEET

Videotect 4 Competition, focuses on Hospitality, Recreation, Travel and Tourism Design, and Video, Restaurant, Bar, Cafe last date of submissions is: 03 / 02 / 2014. Click on a scoring criteria to learn more.

 

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TOTAL QUALITY SCORE
· EVALUATION 21.91
· DATES & TIMELINE 100.00
· SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS & DETAILS 78.57
· SECONDARY DETAILS 32.82
· PUBLISHING AND AWARD CEREMONY 50.65
· WINNERS OBLIGATIONS 0.00
· ELIGIBILITY CONDITIONS 89.33
· AWARDS AND PRIZES 85.00
· PRESS RELEASE 0.00
· MAIN DETAILS 100.00
· FEES & COSTS 17.19
· JURY DETAILS 18.56
· ORGANIZER & SPONSORS 65.34
· CONTACT DETAILS 100.00
· CERTIFICATES AND TROPHIES 27.50
· RESULTS 0.00
· DESIGNERS' RIGHTS 1.00
· DESIGN BRIEF 66.67
· DESCRIPTION N/A
· REVIEW N/A
· WEBSITE N/A
· IMAGES, POSTER AND BANNERS N/A

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DATES & TIMELINE

This is a Straight, Single Step competition, , further timeline details for Videotect 4 Competition is given below. For a detailed time line check: here.

 

Detailed Timeline
Registrations Start : Friday 18th of October 2013
Registrations End : Monday 3rd of February 2014
Submissions Start : Friday 18th of October 2013
Submissions End : Monday 3rd of February 2014
Jury Meeting : Wednesday 12th of February 2014
Results Announced : Thursday 13th of March 2014
Results Publicized : Thursday 13th of March 2014
Early-Bird Entry* : Monday 3rd of February 2014
Standard Entry* : Monday 3rd of February 2014
Late Entry* : N/A

* End-of-period dates for paid competitions only.

 

FEES & COSTS

This is a paid competition. The enterence and processing fees for this competition is: 18 Euros (€) for the early-bird period.The standard enterence and processing fees for this competition is: 29 Euros (€).The late-entry period enterence and processing fees for this competition is not given.The competition organizers does not send an invoice. Webpage address link (URL) of the complete list of any other fees or payments is not given.

 

Fees and Costs
Gala Night Fee : N / A
Exhibition Fee : N / A
PR Campaign Fee : N / A
Transportation Fee : N / A
Publishing Fee : N / A
Yearbook Fee : N / A

*All the fees given in this section are normally in EUROs, if you would like to convert the fees to any other currency such as USD etc, click here.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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