1. Any intellectual property in the submission must belong to the
Applicant. Applicants will retain the intellectual property rights to their
entry to the Prize. Such Intellectual Property must be clearly marked as
proprietary except if you are publishing open source. It is the
applicant’s responsibility to ensure that they are not infringing on the
Intellectual Property of others.
2. The teams guarantee that the information provided, including but not
limited to the proposal, graphics, presentation, audio, video, and other
materials, does not infringe intellectual property rights and other rights
of others, or violate laws and regulations.
3. The shortlisted teams agree to authorize the organizer or co-organizers
to use the graphics, presentations, photos, videos and other materials,
including but not limited to the names and portraits of the team
members, free of charge without the restriction of time, location, and
number of times for non-profit purposes, including but not limited to
printing, display, promotion, news reporting, publication, and
publicizing, and to sublicense third parties to use the aforementioned
materials. The teams also agree that the organizer may revise,
reproduce, edit, and exercise, on relevant marketing media, all of the
rights of the copyright owner enjoys under the copyright law without
notifying the teams. However, the programs, software, system produced
by the teams during the event are not included. The teams and their
members also agree not to exercise their moral rights if the
aforementioned rights are not compromised.
4. The team agrees to authorize the organizer or co-organizer to take
photos, make films, or request the teams to provide relevant photos or
videos for the purposes of recording, promoting, and marketing this
event or related activities during the course of this event and that the
organizer and co-organizer may publish the aforementioned photos or
videos in any form.