EIT Manufacturing – 10k followers on LinkedIn contest

Terms and Conditions of Participation

Participation only possible on LinkedIn

General Information

EIT Manufacturing ASBL is organising a contest called “EIT Manufacturing 10k Follower on LinkedIn” via its corporate LinkedIn page, accessible via https://www.linkedin.com/company/eit-manufacturing/.

The contest will take place from 29 July 2022, 15:30 CEST until and including 05 August 2022, 23:59 CEST.

All natural and legally competent persons with a minimum age of 18 years and a permanent residence in a country in Europe can participate.

Employees of EIT Manufacturing and their relatives are excluded from participation.

Participation in the competition is free of charge (except for the participant’s own costs, if any, incurred for the use of the Internet) and without any obligation.

Cash payment of the prizes is not possible. There is no entitlement to the issue of a replacement prize. The prize may differ from the original description. Exchange or transfer of the prize to third parties is not possible. Any additional costs associated with claiming the prize shall be borne by the winners. The winners themselves are responsible for any taxation of the prize.


Participation is only possible on the Organizer’s LinkedIn page within the time limit stated in the contest description.

In order to participate in the competition, each participant with a public LinkedIn account must:

  • follow the EIT Manufacturing LinkedIn channel
  • like the relevant post:
  • comment the relevant post (Content: Sharing an experience or touch point with EIT Manufacturing, or stating an activity or project this person would like to get involved in),
  • and tag another person.

Each person may only participate once in the contest. Participation by means of different LinkedIn

accounts and participation via machine-generated comments is not permitted.

Date of Contest

The contest starts on 29 July 2022, 15:30 CEST and ends on 05 August 2022, 23:59 CEST


There are five [5] online tickets (Digital Daypass) for virtual participation in the Vienna Production Congress on 05 October 2022, organized by the Institute if Production Engineering and Photonic Technologies of TU Wien, to be won. EIT Manufacturing will obtain the tickets from the event organizer and distribute them to the winners. The regular sales price per ticket is EUR 150,00 (excl. VAT).

The prize will be awarded among all fully submitted entries, with no legal recourse.

The winners will be published in the comments under the competition post and asked to send a private message to EIT Manufacturing or will be notified directly via a private message on LinkedIn by the administrators of EIT Manufacturing. This notification of the winners takes place without guarantee.

The winners will be announced between 08 August 2022 and 12 August 2022.

If a winner does not respond to the winner announcement until 19 August 2022, 23:59 CEST, the prize may be transferred to another participant.

Provided the winners’ relevant contact details are submitted until 19 August 2022, 23:59 CEST, EIT Manufacturing will obtain the online tickets for the Vienna Production Congress in the winners’ names and in alignment with the winners. All arrangements are solely be carried out by EIT Manufacturing. EIT Manufacturing does not reimburse any additional costs to the winners.

Selection of winners

Each eligible participant who fulfilled all the participation criteria stated above will be assigned a number. An online random number generator will be used to select the five [5] winning numbers. The five [5] persons who got assigned the selected winning numbers will be the winners of the contest. Only one prize per participant is possible.

Offensive content

Obscene, provocative or otherwise objectionable content cannot be considered. EIT Manufacturing reserves the right to determine what constitutes offensive content.


By entering the competition, entrants agree that their names may be displayed on EIT Manufacturing’s social media channels and used for purposes related to completion of this contest and related to the communication and dissemination obligation of the EIT Manufacturing at any time, without a fee or other form of compensation.

EIT Manufacturing reserves the right to exclude users without prior notice and for any reason. If the excluded participant is a winner who has already been drawn, the prize may be subsequently withdrawn and a replacement winner drawn.

Data protection

We store the personal data collected for the purpose of participating in the contest for the purpose of carrying out and processing the contest. After three [3] months, this data will be archived on our database and will retain in this database for one [1] year in order to comply with auditing obligations and other binding regulations. We also ensure the highest possible standard of data protection in the context of this contest and observe all relevant legal provisions in this regard.

Termination of the contest

The Organiser expressly reserves the right to terminate the contest without prior notice and without giving any reason. This applies in particular to any reasons that would disrupt or prevent the contest from running as planned. The participants are not entitled to any claims against EIT Manufacturing in such a case. The legal process is excluded.

LinkedIn notices and conditions

As the contest takes place within the LinkedIn platform, the following terms and conditions also apply:

In addition to these terms and conditions of participation, the relationship between the organiser “EIT Manufacturing ASBL”, the participants and LinkedIn is determined by the conditions of participation and the data protection rules of LinkedIn.

Participants may not assert any claims against LinkedIn in connection with their participation in and use of the contest.

Participants acknowledge that the contest is in no way sponsored, supported or organised by LinkedIn or is in any way connected to LinkedIn.

All enquiries and comments regarding the contest should be addressed to the organiser (eitm@eitmanufacturing.eu) and not to LinkedIn.


EIT Manufacturing assumes no liability whatsoever for any entry that has been omitted from participation for any reason whatsoever. EIT Manufacturing is not liable for any technical failures affecting participation in the competition.


Should individual provisions of the Conditions of Participation be or become invalid, the validity of the other conditions of participation shall remain unaffected. We reserve the right to change the conditions of participation at any time.

Legal recourse is excluded. The law of the France is exclusively applicable.


EIT Manufacturing ASBL, Centre d’Intégration Nano-INNOV, 2 Boulevard Thomas Gobert, 91120 Palaiseau, Paris-Saclay, France

This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed, administered, or affiliated with LinkedIn.