IEC, ISO and ITU are launching a competition open to everyone, to design a poster illustrating the 2012 World Standards Day theme: “Less waste, better results – Standards increase efficiency”. The designer(s) of the best poster will win 1 500 Swiss francs, with the 3 runners-up receiving 500 Swiss francs each.
A competition open to all has been launched to design a poster for World Standards Day (14 October) on the theme, “Less waste, better results – Standards increase efficiency”.
The competition is organized by the World Standards Cooperation (WSC), which comprises the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC), the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) and the International Telecommunication Union (ITU).
The designer(s) of the best poster will win 1 500 Swiss francs, with the three runners-up receiving 500 Swiss francs each.
To compete, designers should send their entries in .jpg or .png format to the following e-mail address: firstname.lastname@example.org . Submissions will be accepted until 10 May 2012.
IEC, ISO and ITU representatives will choose the finalists. The shortlisted entries will be published on the WSC Website, and the general public invited to choose the winning designs. Voting will open on 14 May and close on 18 May, and the winners will be announced shortly after. People can follow the World Standards Day poster competition on Twitter ( http://twitter.com/#!/wsdposter ) and Facebook ( http://www.facebook.com/wsdposter ).
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