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“Secure Use of Mobile Devices” Sticker Design Contest

“Secure Use of Mobile Devices” Sticker Design Contest

What’s New:

The contest is now open for application.

Check out details below and submit your entry on or before 7 December 2020 (Monday).



The Contest aims to arouse the awareness of public on mobile device security and to encourage them to exercise care when using mobile devices. Participants could design a set of stickers, which could be used in instant messaging applications (e.g. WhatsApp, WeChat and LINE), in an innovative way to convey the message of taking precautions to protect mobile devices in this contest.

The brochure of the contest is available here.

 

  Poster of “Secure Use of Mobile Devices” Sticker Design Contest

 

about section iconAbout the Contest

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Objective

The Contest aims to arouse the awareness of public on mobile device security and to encourage them to exercise care when using mobile devices. Participants could design a set of stickers, which could be used in instant messaging applications (e.g. WhatsApp, WeChat and LINE), in an innovative way to convey the message of taking precautions to protect mobile devices in this contest.

Eligibility

The Contest is divided into Open, Secondary School and Primary School categories. Each participant can enrol to only one of the categories and should submit only one entry. Participants shall agree and abide by all the rules and regulations of the Contest.

Category

  • Open Category - All Hong Kong residents
  • Secondary School Category - All secondary school students in Hong Kong
  • Primary School Category - All primary school students in Hong Kong


Most Supportive School Award - To promote the awareness of information security among schools, teachers and students, there is “Most Supportive School Award” of Champion, 1st Runner-up and 2nd Runner-up in the Secondary School and Primary School categories respectively to commend the active participation of schools.

Most Favourite Online Award - All winning works will be uploaded to the “共建安全網絡” Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/buildsecurecyberspace) for online voting in mid-January 2021. The most-liked entry will win the “Most Favourite Online Award”.

Submission Deadline

7 December 2020 (Monday)

Organisers

Government Computer Emergency Response Team Hong Kong of the Office of the Government Chief Information Officer Hong Kong Computer Emergency Response Team Coordination Centre Cyber Security and Technology Crime Bureau of the Hong Kong Police Force

Co-organiser

Hong Kong Monetary Authority

Supporting Organisations

Education Bureau Hong Kong Design Institute Hong Kong Comics & Animation Federation Microsoft Hong Kong Limited


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prize section iconPrizes

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Open Category

Champion (One winner) Microsoft Surface Pro 7 i5 (128GB SSD / 8GB RAM) with Signature Cover
1st runner-up (One winner) iPhone 11 128GB
2nd runner-up (One winner) GOPRO HERO 8 Black Action Cam
Merit Prize (Three winners) For each winner: Apple AirPods Pro Headphone


Secondary School Category

Champion (One winner) Trophy + HK$1,500 Book Coupon
1st runner-up (One winner) Trophy + HK$1,000 Book Coupon
2nd runner-up (One winner) Trophy + HK$ 500 Book Coupon
Merit Prize (Three winners) HK$ 300 Book Coupon


Primary School Category

Champion (One winner) Trophy + HK$1,500 Book Coupon
1st runner-up (One winner) Trophy + HK$1,000 Book Coupon
2nd runner-up (One winner) Trophy + HK$ 500 Book Coupon
Merit Prize (Three winners) HK$ 300 Book Coupon

The shortlisted participants of each category will receive an electronic shortlisted certificate. Other participants will receive an electronic participation certificate.


Most Supportive School Award

Champion (One winner) Trophy
1st runner-up (One winner) Trophy
2nd runner-up (One winner) Trophy


Most Favourite Online Award

Most Favourite Online Award (One winner) HK$500 Cash Coupon


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contest information section iconContest Information

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Deadline for Submission

7 December 2020 (Monday)


Judging Criteria

  • 50% Content and Rendition - Serving to promote public awareness of mobile security and encourage the adoption of information security best practices
  • 25% Design and Creativity - Creative concept and originality
  • 25% Artistic Presentation - Aesthetic appeal, drawing techniques and visual effects


Panel of Judges

The Panel of Judges is comprised of representatives of Organisers, Co-organisers and Supporting Organisations. They will select the winning works and give ratings.


Announcement of Results

The results decided by the Panel of Judges will be announced on this web page. Winners will be notified individually to receive their awards. The winning entries will be made available to the public for download.


Public Voting for the “Most Favourite Online Award”

All winning works will be uploaded to the “共建安全網絡” Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/buildsecurecyberspace) for online voting in mid-January 2021. The most-liked entry will win the “Most Favourite Online Award”.


Award Presentation Ceremony

An award presentation ceremony will be held at the public seminar of “Build a Secure Cyberspace” campaign at the HKPC Building on 5 February 2021 (Friday).



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basic specification section iconBasic Specification of Entries

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All entries must meet the following requirements:

  • The sticker design must meet the theme “Secure Use of Mobile Devices” to promote the importance of information security for mobile devices.
  • Participants shall design a set of 4 pieces of stickers.
  • The stickers must be in colour. If the stickers include any text content, such content should be in Chinese or English language. The stickers should not be duplicated and taken from selfie images.
  • The stickers can be presented with various kinds of drawing tools, such as crayons, watercolour, coloured pencils, computer software, mobile app etc.
  • If the stickers are hand-drawn, the size of each of the stickers must be within 100 mm x 100 mm. They should not be folded when being submitted. They may also be scanned into an electronic image file (with less than 20MB, at least 300 dpi in PNG format) for online or email submission.
  • If the stickers are produced using computer software or mobile app, the size of each sticker must be within 800 x 800 pixels, 72 dpi or above and at least 16bit RGB in PNG format. The file size of each sticker should be less than 2 MB. Participants are required to submit the raw file of the four image files in AI or PSD format if applicable. The resolution of the raw file must be at least 300 dpi with CMYK four-colour process printing and the use of clip art images bundled in computer software is not allowed.
  • A title and a brief description (not more than 200 words) of the set of the stickers must be included in the application form.


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application section iconSubmission Methods

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Method 1: Online Submission

Method 2: Email Submission

Method 3: Submission by Post or in Person


Method 1: Online Submission

Participants are required to submit the online application form together with the entry files via the following web site:

https://form.jotform.me/hkcert/securecyberspace2020

All the stickers have to be compressed into one ZIP file for submission. The file size must be less than 20MB. If the submission does not contain entry files or the participant’s personal particulars, the submission is considered invalid. Late submissions will not be accepted (the submission date shall be based on the timestamp of the recipient’s server).

*All entries must meet the above Basic Specifications of Entries.

Method 2: Email Submission

Participants are required to send (i) the entry files, and (ii) a completed and signed application form via email to “event@hkcert.org”. Please mark Secure Use of Mobile Devices” – Sticker Design Contest and the participating category in the subject field of the email. If the email does not include a completed and signed application form or entry files, the submission is considered invalid. Late submissions will not be accepted (the email submission date shall be based on the timestamp of the recipient’s email server).

Application Form:         word document icon (MS Word format)         pdf document icon (PDF format)

Entry Files All the stickers have to be compressed into one ZIP file for submission. The file size must be less than 20MB. To facilitate processing the submission, the file names of the entry files shall include participant’s names and names of school for Primary School or Secondary School Categories, e.g. “XXXX Primary School – Chan Tai Man”.

*All entries must meet the above Basic Specifications of Entries.

Method 3: Submission by Post or in Person

Participants are required to send (i) the entry files (please save the files in a DVD or other portable storage device if the entry is produced using computer software), and (ii) a completed and signed application form either by post or in person to the following address during office hours (Monday to Friday: 9 am - 6 pm, except Saturday, Sunday and public holidays):

           Hong Kong Computer Emergency Response Team Coordination Centre
           HKPC Building
           78 Tat Chee Avenue, Kowloon, Hong Kong

Application Form:         word document icon (MS Word format)         pdf document icon (PDF format)

Please mark “Secure Use of Mobile Devices” – Sticker Design Contest and the participating category on the envelope. If the submission does not contain a completed and signed application form or entry files, the submission is considered invalid. Late submissions will not be accepted (the submission date shall be based on the postmark on the envelope).

Entry Files All the stickers have to be compressed into one ZIP file for submission. The file size must be less than 20MB. To facilitate processing the submission, the file names of the entry files shall include participant’s names and names of school for Primary School or Secondary School Categories, e.g. “XXXX Primary School – Chan Tai Man”.

*All entries must meet the above Basic Specifications of Entries.

 



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Terms and Conditions iconTerms and Conditions

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  • Each participant can enrol to only one of the categories and should submit only one entry. Multiple submissions will result in disqualification. All related entries will be rendered void.
  • All entries must meet the Basic Specification of Entries specified above.
  • Once the application forms together with the entries are submitted, they cannot be modified or replaced and will not be returned to the participants.
  • All entries must not contain violent, obscene or indecent content.
  • All entries must be original and must not be copied from or drawn by others.
  • Names, products or services of any companies or entities or any third-party trademarks, logos shall not be contained or referred to in all entries. No entries shall be used for the promotion of any brands, products or services.
  • Participants must guarantee that their entries have never been openly shown in any form, and shall not infringe any copyright and intellectual property rights. If the entries had entered other competitions, the participants shall ensure that the copyrights of the entries does not belong to any individuals/parties/organisations. The participants shall assume legal liability for any disputes over the copyright of the entries. The Organisers and Co-organisers accept no responsibility for such disputes.
  • The copyrights of all entries, once submitted, are vested solely in the Organisers. Participants shall agree that the Organisers and Co-organisers can at any time display, reprint, reproduce, use or modify their entries for any purposes. The Organisers and Co-organisers are not required to notify the participants or pay them any fees.
  • Participants shall agree and accept the publishing of their entries in any forms and the public display of their entries, and the production of these entries into any items by the Organisers and Co-organisers, e.g. the public display or publishing of the entries in public exhibitions, the websites, social networking sites, mobile applications and publications of the Organisers and Co-organisers; the production of these entries into any items, such as souvenirs, calendars or promotional materials, etc.
  • The Organisers reserve the right to use in whole or in part the design of the entries. The participants shall not raise objection.
  • The Organisers have the right not to accept any improper entries or entries not aligning with the theme and specifications of the Contest. If there are doubts that the entries have infringed the intellectual property rights of others or the entries were drawn by others, the Organisers have the right to disqualify them from entering or winning the Contest.
  • The Organisers reserve the right to substitute any prize with another prize at any time without prior notice.
  • Participants should participate in publicity events related to the Contest upon invitation of the Organisers.
  • The results decided by the Panel of Judges shall be final. Participants shall abide by the decisions of the Panel of Judges and shall not raise objection to the results.
  • Participants shall agree and abide by the Terms and Conditions of the Contest including those specified in this web page, the application forms and the relevant website for the Contest.
  • All persons involved in the organisation and implementation of the Contest are not eligible for joining the Contest. They include but not limited to members of the organising committee, Panel of Judges and their immediate family members.
  • The Organisers reserve the right to interpret and revise the Terms and Conditions of the Contest and all other Terms and Conditions set out in the application forms. Participants shall not raise objection.
  • Participants have the right of access and correction with respect to their personal data as stipulated in Sections 18 and 22 and Principle 6 of Schedule 1 of the Personal Data (Privacy) Ordinance, and have the right to obtain a copy of their personal data provided in the application forms.
  • Participants who wish to access or correct data, or get information of the related policies, practices and the kinds of data held can send their written requests to the following address:
               Hong Kong Computer Emergency Response Team Coordination Centre
               HKPC Building
               78 Tat Chee Avenue, Kowloon, Hong Kong


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Reference of “Secure Use of Mobile Devices” iconReference of “Secure Use of Mobile Devices”

enquiries section iconEnquiries

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Please contact the Hong Kong Computer Emergency Response Team Coordination Centre by calling 2788 5704 or by email to event@hkcert.org.



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