Sections are open for the 2017 Masdar Engage Global Social Media Competition: Technology for a Sustainable Future.
The current year’s Engage competition is about how members need to see changes on the planet and their nearby groups by 2026; and Masdar needs to hear residents’ points of view on how society can set out on a way towards a low-carbon economy. Also, this year, Masdar is inviting recommendations in the organization of members’ picking.
Application Deadline: third January, 2017
Voting on all entries will be allowed until Thursday, fifth January, 2017 at 12 Midnight EST.
Qualified Countries: All
To be taken at (nation): Abu Dhabi, UAE
Task: Please answer the accompanying inquiry in one of the arrangements clarified beneath:
“Masdar’s Global GenZ Sustainability Survey, propelled at COP22, uncovered much understanding into youthful nationals’ point of view: they see environmental change as the greatest danger throughout the following decade. In your view, what will be the most essential innovative advancement throughout the following 10 years that will have the best effect in lessening environmental change dangers?
About the Award: Contributors may submit one of the accompanying:
Video clarifying your perspective, no more extended than 3 minutes; please incorporate a 100-word rundown (post on YouTube and give the URL to Masdar) – OR –
A multi-media presentation, which can incorporate video cuts, photographs, graphs, activity, or different components that get your perspectives over; please incorporate a 100-word rundown (post on your favored stage and give the URL to Masdar) – OR –
A 500-to 700-word composed blog that explains your thoughts (cross-post on your blog and send the URL to Masdar, or send in MS Word to firstname.lastname@example.org)
Rules to presenting the triumphant post: This year’s Engage rivalry is about how members need to see changes on the planet and their nearby groups by 2026; and Masdar needs to hear natives’ points of view on how society can set out on a way towards a low-carbon economy. What’s more, this year, Masdar is inviting proposals in the organization of members’ picking.
Potential arrangements could incorporate thoughts of practical advancement, interests in clean innovations, for example, renewables, or strategy activities that members accept must be underscored keeping in mind the end goal to move towards an all the more low-carbon society; supporters are additionally urged to share how they think such changes could make affect inside their neighborhood groups by 2026.
As per Masdar’s late Global Youth Survey, which incorporated meetings of more than 4,700 residents, numerous respondents say environmental change will be greatest risk to the world throughout the following 10 years – in front of the worldwide economy and dangers of psychological warfare. The study likewise uncovered that youngsters need to be proactive in discovering answers for environmental change. Also, strikingly, youngsters in “boondocks” or “rising” economies – huge numbers of which are encountering the impacts of environmental change now – express the most grounded responsibility to making a more manageable future.
This year, Masdar invites members to join this imperative talk in the organization of their picking. Computerized substance, recordings and composed entries are all welcome. The triumphant commitment will give a reasonable comprehension of society’s maintainability challenges, offer special arrangements and present their thoughts in a style that will be both drawing in and enticing
Qualification: The 2017 Engage Global Social Media Competition is interested in all natives over the globe 18 years old or more established.
Determination Criteria: A judging board will survey qualifying sections and will weigh:
the general nature of the accommodation,
the quantity of votes in favor of the post on the Masdar Engage site;
furthermore, the quantity of Tweets, Facebook “Likes” and “Shares” through social channels (on both Masdar and the author’s sites). Voting will proceed until January 7, 2017.
Number of Awardees: 1
Estimation of Contest:
One victor will be chosen for a paid outing to Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week amid mid-January 2017, will be regarded as Masdar’s VIP Social Media Influencer all through Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week, and will post consistent overhauls amid the occasion.
The victor may likewise be requested that take an interest in an occasion amid Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week.
The victor must have the capacity to land in Abu Dhabi in time for the opening service on Monday, 16 January 2017, and must have the capacity to remain in Abu Dhabi through 19 or 20 January 2017.
The most effective method to Apply: Submissions must be the first work of the contestant; might not have been utilized already for open show; must be reasonable for production; may not be special supports for brands or organizations; and may not contain any copyrighted works claimed by different gatherings. Sections will be looked into for consistence with these guidelines before being distributed as well as judged. Masdar makes the last assurance with reference to what passages are qualified.
Make your accommodation, post it, and post a connection (as in a YouTube or blog URL) inside the remarks area of the 2017 Masdar Engage Contest page (on the off chance that you are uncertain of where to post, or on account of composed entries you don’t have a blog, you may send entries to email@example.com).
We energize you your commitments on all online networking channels, utilizing the hashtag #WorldIn2026. It is additionally prescribed to share your online networking presents related on your submitted content on Masdar’s Thunderclap stage.
IMPORTANT:Leave a remark on the 2017 Masdar Engage Contest page with a connection to your post AND bear in mind to specify the 2017 Masdar Engage Blogging Contest inside your accommodation and the stages on which you are sharing your substance.
Qualifying substance will be posted on the Masdar site. Confine one (1) passage per individual.
Visit Contest Webpage for points of interest