1. WHO IS ELIGIBLE
To register for Neo4j®’s NODES Contest (“Contest”), participants must be at least 18, be located where the Contest is allowed by law and must follow the entry requirements in the “How to Enter” Section below. Your participation in the Contest constitutes your agreement to be bound by these official rules (“Official Rules”). Void where prohibited by law. Employees, officers, directors, agents, and representatives of the United States federal government, and their immediate family and household members, are not eligible to enter or to win. Contest entrants are referred to as “you” or “participant”.
False and/or deceptive entries or acts shall render participants ineligible.
It’s simple –
1. Add your full name (without any spaces) to the registration link as shown below
2. Ask your network to use this link when they register for NODES 2022You can also use the quick form we set up to prepare tweets and LinkedIn shares.
3. We are tracking attendance and will award $500 to the 10 people who bring in the most attendees. Be sure your friends register AND attend NODES 2022.
All registrants for the NODES 2022 event are eligible to enter.
2. HOW TO ENTER
a) No purchase necessary. A purchase does not improve your chances of winning. To enter the Contest, the participant must correctly and timely use the registration link.
3. DETERMINATION OF WINNER(S)
Neo4j will solely determine which entries are timely and correct. The top 10 entries, as determined by verified attendance, will be calculated based on the number of attendees that used an entrants registration link.
Neo4j will contact the potential winners via email with information on how to collect their prizes. The potential winner must respond within the time provided, or Neo4j may select an alternate potential winner or void prize. Failure to follow the prize redemption procedures, disqualification, or failure or inability to accept the prizes may result in the selection of an alternate potential winner or void of prize.
The prizes for the winning entries are $500 USD each, for the top 10 entrants.
5. NOTIFICATION OF WINNER
By entering or accepting the prize and signing the affidavit and release, winner grants permission to Neo4j for the use of his or her name, photograph, biographical information, likeness and prize information, for advertising and promotional purposes for this and similar promotions without additional compensation unless required by law.
a) The Contest is governed by these Official Rules and is sponsored by Neo4j, Inc. All decisions regarding the Contest, including but not limited to winner selection, will be made by Neo4j, whose decisions shall be final.
b) Participants agree not to disclose, or use any confidential or proprietary information, of an employer or third party in any entry.
c) The winner is solely responsible for all applicable federal, state, provincial, and local taxes. All federal, state, provincial, and local laws apply.
d) Neo4j is not responsible for (i) lost, late, delayed, misdirected, stolen, unintelligible, or incomplete entries or electronic mail; (ii) electronic, hardware or software program, network, Internet or computer malfunctions, failures, or difficulties; (iii) errors in transmission; or (iv) any condition caused by events beyond Neo4j’s control which may affect the Contest. Neo4j makes no warranty, either express or implied, regarding this Contest, web site or any of its content, including, but not limited to, merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. Neo4j does not warrant that the content and delivery of this web site shall be free from errors, bugs, or viruses, uninterrupted, or repairable if damaged or impaired.
f) By participating in the Contest, you agree to release and hold Neo4j harmless from any and all losses, damages, rights, claims, and actions of any kind in connection with the Contest or resulting from acceptance, possession, or use of any prize, including, without limitation, property damage, and claims based on publicity rights, defamation, or invasion of privacy.
g) Any attempt by a participant to deliberately damage any web site or undermine the legitimate operation of the Contest is a violation of criminal and civil laws, and should such an attempt be made, Neo4j reserves the right to seek damages from any such participant to the fullest extent permitted by law.
h) The Contest may be terminated at any time without prior notice; and no prizes will be awarded.
7. NAMES OF WINNERS
The names of the winners are available by sending a request and self- addressed, stamped envelope to: Neo4j, Inc., 111 E 5th Ave, San Mateo, CA 94401, United States.
The names and logos identifying Neo4j’s products and services are trademarks or registered trademarks of Neo4j, Inc. All other brands or products or names are trademarks, tradenames or registered trademarks of their respective holders and should be treated as such.
8. ARBITRATION AND DISPUTES
As a condition of participating in the Contest, participant agrees that any and all disputes which cannot be resolved between the parties, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with the Contest, or any prize awarded, or the determination of winner shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action exclusively by arbitration pursuant to the Commercial Arbitration Rules of the American Arbitration Association, then effective and in accordance with its expedited hearing procedures. The arbitration will be conducted before a single arbitrator and will be limited solely to the dispute between participant and Sponsor. The arbitrator’s award, including attorneys’ fees, shall be binding and may be entered as a judgment in any court of competent jurisdiction. Further, in any such dispute, under no circumstances will participant be permitted to obtain awards for, and participant hereby waives all rights to claim punitive, incidental or consequential damages, or any other damages, including attorneys’ fees, other than actual out-of-pocket expenses (i.e., costs associated with entering the Contest), and participant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or participant’s rights and obligations or Sponsor’s rights and obligations in connection with the Contest, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of California, U.S.A., without giving effect to the conflict of laws rules thereof, and all proceedings shall take place in the State of California in San Mateo County.
9. GENERAL CONDITIONS
Neo4j reserves the right to cancel, suspend, and/or modify the Contest, or any part of it, and these Official Rules. Neo4j, in its sole discretion, reserves the right to disqualify any individual it finds to be tampering with the Contest or to be acting in violation of these Official Rules or in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner. To the extent that the Contest requires the submission of user-generated content such as software, photos, videos, music, artwork, or essays, you warrant that your submission is your original work, has not been copied from others, and does not violate the privacy, intellectual property rights, or other rights of any other person or entity. You may include Neo4j trademarks, logos, and designs in your submissions.
10. ANTI-HARASSMENT POLICY
Your submission must comply with the Neo4j Anti-Harassment Policy (https://graphconnect.com/anti-harassment-policy/), and it may NOT contain, as determined by Neo4j in our sole discretion, any content that is obscene or offensive, violent, defamatory, disparaging or illegal, or that promotes alcohol, illegal drugs, tobacco or a particular political agenda, or that communicates messages that may reflect negatively on the goodwill of Neo4j. Our NODES 2022 event is dedicated to providing a safe and comfortable environment and harassment-free experience for everyone, regardless of the following: gender, gender identity and expression, age, sexual orientation, disability, physical appearance, body size, race, ethnicity, Nationality, religion, political views, previous event attendance, or lack of computing experience, or lack of chosen programming language, or tech stack.
We do not tolerate harassment of NODES 2022 event participants in any form. Sexual language and imagery is not appropriate at any time.