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Join the Green Dot Sweepstakes at TC17

Play and you might just go home with a prize!

Tableau Conference (TC17) is here! And Deloitte's social media team has a come up with an interactive game to help you build new connections at the conference. Find out how to play—you might just go home with a prize!

Tableau Conference 2017 Green Dot Sweepstakes

TC17 is a great place to network and meet people who are working to drive their organizations forward through data-driven insights. We’ve got a game to help make that networking a little more fun. Those who play will be entered for a chance to win prizes, including an Amazon Echo Dot™ or a mini projector! So, if you’re at the conference, come by the Deloitte booth #345 on Wednesday, October 11, 2017 to pick up your game piece.

Here’s a quick step-by-step on how to play:
  1. Follow @DeloitteBA
  2. Starting at 7 a.m. on Wednesday, October 11, obtain a “green dot” badge.
  3. During the day*, find the person wearing a matching green dot badge.
  4. Tweet a photo or selfie of you and your match to @DeloitteBA for a chance to win. You must use both the hashtags #data17 and #sweepstakes to enter.
  5. Winners will be announced at the Deloitte booth, #345, at or after 6 p.m. on Wednesday, October 11th. Participants must be present to win!

Get all the official rules below.

*Photos must be posted between 7:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. PT on October 11, 2017 to qualify.

Official rules

To enter:

The Green Dot Sweepstakes (the "Sweepstakes") will start at 7:00 a.m. Pacific Time ("PT") on October 11, 2017 and end on October 11, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. PT (the "Sweepstakes Period"). To enter, entrants must obtain a 'green dot" badge from the Deloitte booth, #345, at the Tableau Conference ("the Conference") in Las Vegas, Nevada, between 7:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. PT on October 11th. To be entered to win, each entrant must 1) follow @DeloitteBA on Twitter and 2) locate the person with the matching green dot badge within the Sweepstakes Period. Once the entrant has located his/her match, he/she must then tweet a photo/selfie showing the matching green dot badges and use the hashtags #data17 and #sweepstakes. Alternatively, entrants may send an email, along with their name, company name, postal address, and email address via email during the Sweepstakes Period to Sara Hennessey at shennessey@deloitte.com with a subject line that says "Tableau Conference 2017 Green Dot Match Sweepstakes entry." All submissions, regardless of method of entry, for Deloitte’s 2017 "Green Dot" Sweepstakes must be received by 6:00 p.m. PT on October 11, 2017. Winners will be announced after 6:00 p.m. PT and must be present to win. Multiple entries are not accepted, and entrants cannot use multiple Twitter accounts/email addresses to enter. Entries generated by script, macro or other automated or mechanical means or by any means which subvert the entry process are void. All entries must be submitted via personal Twitter accounts. Entries submitted via company Twitter accounts are void. All entries become the property of the Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned.

Tweets and pictures must comply with the following content guidelines to be eligible:

  • Content cannot be sexually explicit or suggestive, violent, or derogatory of any ethnic, racial, gender-specific, religious, professional or age group, be profane or pornographic, or contain nudity.
  • Content cannot contain or promote alcohol, drugs, tobacco, firearms/weapons (or the use of any of the foregoing), any activities that may appear unsafe or dangerous, or any particular political agenda or message.
  • Content cannot contain copyrighted materials owned by others (including but not limited to photographs, sculptures, paintings and other works of art or images published on or in websites, television, movies or other media) without permission from the copyright owner.
  • Content cannot contain company names or trademarks other than those of the Sponsor and its affiliates.
  • Content cannot be obscene or offensive, endorse any form of hate or hate group.
  • Content cannot defame, misrepresent or contain disparaging remarks about Sponsor or other people, products or companies.
  • Content cannot contain materials embodying the names, likenesses, photographs, or other indicia identifying any person, living or dead, without permission.
  • Content cannot communicate messages or images inconsistent with the positive images and/or goodwill to which Sponsor wishes to associate.
  • Content cannot be in violation of any law or otherwise.

All photos submitted must be the original work of the participant, may not have been previously published, may not have won previous awards or been submitted in any other contest or sweepstakes, and must not infringe upon the copyrights, trademarks, rights of privacy, publicity or other intellectual property or other rights of any person or entity. Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any submission that it determines, in its sole and absolute discretion, is offensive or inappropriate, or that is otherwise not in compliance with these Official Rules. Entrants will be disqualified if Sponsor determines, in its sole discretion that awarding a prize to such potential winner may violate professional standards to which Sponsor or its affiliates are subject. Employees of federal, state and local government are not eligible to win a prize. Should your company's policies prohibit you from accepting a prize, please inform us.

Winners:

Eleven (11) potential winners will be selected in random drawings held following the end of the Tableau Conference 2017 Deloitte "Green Dot Match" Sweepstakes Period from all eligible entries received to win one of the prizes listed in the "Prizes" section. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received. The potential winners will be announced at approximately 6:00 p.m. PT at the Deloitte booth, #345, at the Conference. Winners must provide the name of their current employers to the Sponsor to claim their prize. The winner may be required to execute and return an Affidavit of Eligibility and Liability and, unless prohibited by law, a Publicity Release (Affidavit/Release), which must be received fully-executed within seven days of date of notification to potential winner, or potential winner may be disqualified. If a prize or prize notification is returned as undeliverable, Sponsor is unable to contact a potential winner within a reasonable time period or a potential winner is not in compliance with these Official Rules, has failed to execute and return any required documents within the specified time period, or has made false statements, prize will be forfeited and, at Sponsor's discretion, an alternate winner selected. Limit one prize per person/Twitter account/email address/household.

Prizes

1st name drawn: $25 Amazon® gift card

2nd name drawn: $25 Amazon® gift card

3rd name drawn: $25 Amazon® gift card

4th name drawn: $25 Amazon® gift card

5th name drawn: $25 Amazon® gift card

6th name drawn: $25 Amazon® gift card

7th name drawn: Amazon Echo Dot™ (Approximate Retail Value ("APR") is $49.00)

8th name drawn: Amazon Echo Dot™

9th name drawn: Amazon Echo Dot™

10th name drawn: DBPOWER LCD Mini Projector (Approximate Retail Value ("APR") is $99.00)

11th name drawn: DBPOWER LCD Mini Projector

Prizes are awarded "as is" with no warranty or guarantee, either express or implied by Sponsor. Winner may not substitute, assign or transfer prize, but Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to substitute prize of comparable or greater value. Winner is responsible for all federal, state and local taxes associated with acceptance and use of a prize as well as any other costs and expenses associated with prize acceptance and use not specified herein as being awarded. All prize details are at Sponsor's discretion.

Prizes:

1st name drawn: $25 Amazon® gift card

2nd name drawn: $25 Amazon® gift card

3rd name drawn: $25 Amazon® gift card

4th name drawn: $25 Amazon® gift card

5th name drawn: $25 Amazon® gift card

6th name drawn: $25 Amazon® gift card

7th name drawn: Amazon Echo Dot™ (Approximate Retail Value ("APR") is $49.00)

8th name drawn: Amazon Echo Dot™

9th name drawn: Amazon Echo Dot™

10th name drawn: DBPOWER LCD Mini Projector (Approximate Retail Value ("APR") is $99.00)

11th name drawn: DBPOWER LCD Mini Projector

Prizes are awarded "as is" with no warranty or guarantee, either express or implied by Sponsor. Winner may not substitute, assign or transfer prize, but Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to substitute prize of comparable or greater value. Winner is responsible for all federal, state and local taxes associated with acceptance and use of a prize as well as any other costs and expenses associated with prize acceptance and use not specified herein as being awarded. All prize details are at Sponsor's discretion.

General conditions

Released Parties (as defined below) are not responsible for any lost, late, incomplete, inaccurate, stolen, misdirected, undelivered, delayed or garbled entries, surveys or email; or for lost, interrupted or unavailable network, server, Internet Service Provider (ISP), Twitter, website, or other connections, availability or accessibility or miscommunications or failed computer, satellite, telephone or cable transmissions, lines, or technical failure or jumbled, scrambled, delayed, or misdirected transmissions or computer hardware or software malfunctions, failures or difficulties, or other errors or malfunctions of any kind whether human, mechanical, electronic, network typographical, printing or otherwise relating to or in connection with the sweepstakes, including, without limitation, errors or malfunctions which may occur in connection with the administration of the sweepstakes, the processing of entries, the announcement of the prize or in any sweepstakes-related materials.

Released Parties are also not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by site users, tampering, hacking, or by any equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the sweepstakes.
Released Parties are not responsible for injury or damage to participants' or to any other person's computer related to or resulting from participating in this sweepstakes or downloading materials from or use of the website. Persons who tamper with or abuse any aspect of the sweepstakes or website, as solely determined by Sponsor, will be disqualified.

Should any portion of the sweepstakes be, in Sponsor's sole opinion, compromised by virus, worms, bugs, non-authorized human intervention or other causes which, in the sole opinion of the Sponsor, corrupt or impair the administration, security, fairness or proper play, or submission of entries, Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to suspend, modify or terminate the sweepstakes and select the potential winner from all eligible, non-suspect entries received prior to action taken.

Entrants, by participating, agree that Deloitte LLP, Deloitte & Touche LLP, Deloitte Tax LLP, Deloitte Financial Advisory Services LLP, Deloitte Consulting LLP, Deloitte Transactions and Business Analytics LLP, Deloitte Services LP, Deloitte USA LLP, Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited, a UK private company limited by guarantee ("DTTL"), and any and all DTTL associate and member firms, all their respective, past, present and future parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, divisions, related entities, joint venturers, subcontractors, agents, attorneys, insurers, subrogees, co-insurers and reinsurers, all their respective, past, present and future officers, directors, employees, members, partners, principals, shareholders and owners, and all their respective heirs, executors, administrators, personal representatives, predecessors, successors, transferees and assigns, Twitter, Inc. (collectively, the "Released Parties") will have no liability whatsoever for, and shall be held harmless by entrants against, any liability, for any injuries, losses or damages of any kind, including death, to persons, or property resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from acceptance, possession, misuse or use of the prize or participation in this sweepstakes.

Winner, by acceptance of prize, except where legally prohibited, grants permission to Sponsor and its designees to use his/her name, address (city and state), Twitter handle, email address, submitted picture and accompanying Tweet, photograph, voice and/or other likeness and prize information for advertising, trade and promotional purposes without further compensation, in all media now known or hereafter discovered, worldwide, and on the Internet and world wide web, in perpetuity, without notice or review or approval.

In the event of a dispute regarding entries received from multiple users having the same Twitter handle or email address, the authorized subscriber of the Twitter account or e-mail account at the time of entry will be deemed to be the entrant and must comply with these Official Rules. Authorized account subscriber is the natural person who is assigned the Twitter account, or the e-mail address by the Internet Service Provider (ISP), on-line service provider, or other organization responsible for assigning Twitter accounts, or e-mail addresses by or on behalf of the Sponsor or any Released Party or recognized by the Sponsor or any Released Party.

No purchase necessary to enter or win

OPEN ONLY TO LEGAL RESIDENTS OF THE FIFTY (50) UNITED STATES AND THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA WHO ARE OF LEGAL AGE OF MAJORITY IN THE JURISDICTION IN WHICH THEY RESIDE (AND AT LEAST 18 YEARS OLD); WHO HAVE AN ACTIVE, "PUBLIC" (AND NOT "PROTECTED") PERSONAL ACCOUNT WITH TWITTER (WWW.TWITTER.COM) AND ATTEND THE [ENTER THE NAME OF THE CONFERENCE AND LOCATION AND DATES]. PRINCIPALS, AND EMPLOYEES OF DELOITTE CONSULTING LLP ("SPONSOR") AND EMPLOYEES OF FEDERAL, STATE AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT ARE NOT ELIGIBLE. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW.

By participating, entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor, which is final and binding on matters relating to this sweepstakes. Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws. This sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed, or administered by, or in association with Twitter. You understand that you are providing your information to the Sponsor and not to Twitter.

Governing law/disputes:

By entering the sweepstakes, participants agree that (i) any and all disputes shall be governed by the laws of the State of New York, USA to the extent permitted by law, and (ii) any legal action or proceeding relating to the Sweepstakes shall be instituted in a state or federal court in New York City, New York, USA, and participants agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of, and agree that venue is proper in, these courts in any such action or proceeding, to the extent permitted by law.

Amazon® and Amazon Echo DotTM are trademarks of Amazon Inc. and this sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Amazon Inc.

DBPower is a trademark of Shenzhen Valuelink E-Commerce Co., Ltd. and this sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Shenzhen Valuelink E-Commerce Co., Ltd.