Main post: http://www.youthforpt.org/?p=4710
When? From February 1st to February 28th, 2013
How to submit?
1- Directly post your idea/slogan/video on the Idea, Slogan or Video board. It’s simple: you just need to double click on any available space. Each post should consist of: title, name, city (country) + proposal. Check the templates!
2- Right after posting your proposal on the board, send us the following info by email at email@example.com: complete name, age, city, country, proposal (as an attachment if it’s a video). If we do not receive your personal information, we reserve the right to delete your post and/or disqualify you. Y4PT also reserves the right to delete any inappropriate content.
3- Invite your friends to vote for your proposal by sharing your post with your social networks. To access sharing options, just click once on your post.
NOTE: You have to be aged between 13 and 31 to submit proposals. You can submit as many proposals as you want. Members on the Executive Committee of Y4PT and UITP employees can submit proposals but are not eligible for the prizes.
How to vote?
1- Look at proposals posted on the Idea, Slogan and Video Boards. You just need to click once on any post to start the slideshow. As you pass through proposals, don’t hesitate to share those in which you believe the most through your social networks.
2- Cast your vote directly on the Vote board. You can vote for all the proposals you enjoy on the same post.
3- Right after posting your vote on the board, send us the following info by email at firstname.lastname@example.org: complete name, city, country. If we do not receive that info, we reserve the right to delete your vote. Y4PT also reserves the right to delete any inappropriate content.
Everyone (no age criteria) can vote for as many proposals as they want**.
PRIZES – details
- Three free passes* to attend the 3rd Y4PT World Youth Meeting on Public Transport (Geneva, May 2013) will be randomly awarded to best proposals. Y4PT will select best proposals according to votes + innovative side & creativity of the proposals.
- 10 Y4PT T-Shirts will be awarded randomly between all participants and voters**.
*All fees other than registration to the 3rd Y4PT World Youth Meeting will be at the charge of the Winner. Hence, Y4PT will not pay for accommodation or for travel expenses. If the winner is minor in his state/province of residence, he will have to obtain consent from a parent or legal guardian to participate to the event.
** Note that one email account = one chance of winning. You can vote for more than one proposal, but it will not give you more chances to win. Also note that each winner will have to provide a valid shipping address. Members on the Executive Committee of Y4PT and UITP employees cannot vote.
Post your Blitz of IDEO here:
CaPTure (Blitz) of IDEAS: http://wallwisher.com/wall/y4pt_capture_ideasIDEAS – Tell us in what directions PT and sustainable mobility should move (<140 char).
CaPTure (Blitz) of SLOGANS: http://wallwisher.com/wall/y4pt_capture_slogans
SLOGANS – If you were to promote PT and sustainable mobility, what slogans would you use? (<140 char)
CaPTure (Blitz) of VIDEOS: http://wallwisher.com/wall/y4pt_capture_videos
VIDEOS – Share blitz of videos of your moments on PT (what you do, see, live, …) (<10 sec)
CaPTure (Blitz) of VOTES: http://wallwisher.com/wall/y4pt_capture_votes
Note: To access formatting options for your post (quoting, bold, bullets, etc.) , select the text you want to format and double click once. The title is not customizable.
For VIDEOS: Some videos formats don’t play properly. Please, make sure that you see a video icon and not a text icon once you are done uploading your video. .mp4 and .flv formats seem to play properly while .avi and .mov do not. To convert your file, you can always download Any Video Converter, a free video converter.