INTRODUCTION TO WAT AWARDS 2011<br />WAT Awards 2011 is an initiative taken by WATBlog to recognize & felicitate agencies & professionals who have achieved ground breaking work in the Indian digital space since its inception. <br />The idea behind celebrating the success within the Indian digital media circle is to create an annual platform which celebrates the quality of successful work done by professionals in this industry. From agencies to campaigns done by them; from startups to entrepreneurs heading them - every essence of digital media will hence be rewarded at WATBlog’s first ever Awards i.e. WAT AWARDS 2011 – Rewarding India’s Digital Stalwarts. <br />WATBlog invites all the Web, Advertising & Technology professionals to nominate themselves & be a part of this award slated in Mumbai on the 22nd April, 2011 at Kohinoor Continental Andheri(e)<br />The call - for - entries begins on March 7th 2011 <br />The last day for submitting the nominations is 25th March, 2011.<br />We are expecting a record number of entries to be submitted this year, with esteemed judges awarding the best of the best in 20 categories.<br />
HIGHLIGHTS<br />Associate with one of the leading Digital blog i.e. WATBlog.com & meet the bright & biggest thinkers in the industry.<br />Meet senior figures, build successful business relationships by collaborating with your key prospects & clients through face-to-face opportunities to engage in dialogue with thought & decision leaders.<br />Engage in the fruitful amalgamation of Web, Advertising and Technology<br />Network with your peer Digital, Media and Technology Executives from a cross-section of industry verticals.<br />Exchange, share and discuss ideas and gain & raise exposure & profile.<br />More than just an award ceremony.<br />
CATEGORIES<br />TECHNOLOGY<br /><ul><li>Mobile Application Of the Year
Young entrepreneur of the year</li></li></ul><li>Guidelines for Submission:<br />
Submit Your Entry:<br />Who should enter?<br /><ul><li>Entry is open to clients and media owners, as well as their agencies, advertising agencies, production or design companies, or other relevant marketing service suppliers. Any entry for a particular project should be coordinated between the different parties involved.</li></ul>Eligibility period<br /><ul><li>Any work launched or current during the period from Jan 2010 to December 2010 is eligible to enter the Awards.</li></ul>Dates & deadlines<br /><ul><li>Entry deadline: 25th March
Awards presentation: Friday, 22nd April, 2011</li></ul>Entry fees<br /><ul><li>Entries received on or before 17th March: INR 1000/ per entry
Entries received after 17th March: INR 1500/- per entry
The last date on which entries will be accepted is 25th March,2011</li></li></ul><li>Terms & Conditions:<br />Please ensure that each entry complies with the following rules. Failure to follow the rules may result in your entry being disqualified in the judging process. 1. The following is the procedure for submitting your entries:<br /><ul><li>Forms must be submitted online only. Please be careful while filling in the form as incorrect and incomplete forms will work against the entry at the time of judging. The forms must be entered in English.
Once the form is submitted, an acknowledgement of receipt will be sent to the entrant (via email as given in the registration details).
The entry will be deemed accepted only when the entry fee as detailed in below reaches our Mumbai office.</li></ul>2. Entry fees:<br /><ul><li>There is no limit to the number of entries a public relations agency, organization, or individual can send us but an all-inclusive, non-refundable entry fee should be accompanied with the entry form and a Cheque (payable at par in Mumbai) drawn in favor of ‘WATMedia Private ltd’.
Entry will be accepted only on receiving the cheque(s).</li></ul>3. The decision of the jury is final and binding.<br />
Terms & Conditions:<br />4. All entries must be received in our office in Mumbai before 5PM on, March 25th, 2011. Note: entries will be considered accepted only upon realization of the cheque with the entry fee.<br />5. If you do not receive an acknowledgment mail after submitting the form, there has been an error . Please resend the form.<br />6. All entries submitted will become a property of the WATMedia group. Submission of entry also authorizes the WATMedia group to use images and/or audio/video clips of up to 2 minutes from a single entry for use on broadcast television (free-to-air, pay, cable, satellite, dth, fta, mobile, out-of-home, internet or any other digital medium for the purpose of promoting or reporting the awards) with due credits.<br />7. We presume that all entries sent to us are based on original work. The submission of entry guarantees that the entry is original. If any entry is found to plagiarized, the entry will be disqualified.<br />