Urban Sos: All Systems Go Competition

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Urban Sos: All Systems Go Competition, focuses on Architecture, Building and Urban Design, and anthropology, sociology, cultural studies, international development, sustainable economics, engineering, ecology, natural resource science, food policy last date of submissions is: 21 / 08 / 2015
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SUMMARY

Urban SOS: All Systems Go is a global open ideas competition co-hosted by AECOM, Van Alen Institute, and 100 Resilient Cities – Pioneered by the Rockefeller Foundation. We are calling on multidisciplinary teams of students to envision more resilient food, water, and energy systems for supplying cities and regions today and in the future. Download the brief here. The competition is open to undergraduate and graduate students at all levels of higher education around the world. Entrants must be enrolle [Read further].
 
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· EVALUATION 0.00 · MAIN DETAILS 100.00
· DATES & TIMELINE 60.00 · FEES & COSTS 93.75
· SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS & DETAILS 78.57 · JURY DETAILS 16.49
· SECONDARY DETAILS 34.51 · ORGANIZER & SPONSORS 69.32
· PUBLISHING AND AWARD CEREMONY 32.47 · CONTACT DETAILS 16.67
· WINNERS OBLIGATIONS 0.00 · CERTIFICATES AND TROPHIES 0.00
· ELIGIBILITY CONDITIONS 66.00 · RESULTS 0.00
· AWARDS AND PRIZES 86.67 · DESIGNERS' RIGHTS 0.00
· PRESS RELEASE 100.00 · DESIGN BRIEF 16.67
 
MAIN DETAILS
KEYWORDS
TAGS, KEYWORDS AND KEY PHRASES
Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Urban Design, Urban Planning
CATEGORY AND FOCUS
DESIGN COMPETITION NAME
Urban Sos: All Systems Go Competition
WHAT IS THE GENERAL CATEGORY?
Architecture, Building and Urban Design
WHAT ARE THE CATEGORIES OR SUB-CATEGORIES?
anthropology, sociology, cultural studies, international development, sustainable economics, engineering, ecology, natural resource science, food policy
WHAT IS THE MAIN FOCUS OR SUBJECT?
Systems
WHAT IS THE GENERAL COMPETITION TYPE?
Total Design Competition (Idea + Concept + Product + Service etc)
WHAT IS THE GENERAL ORIENTATION?
Design Oriented
WHO ARE THE TARGET PARTICIPANTS?
Students
IS THERE A PARTICULAR RESTRICTION WHILE DESIGNING?
No, There are no particular restrictions while designing.
CORE CONTACTS
WEBSITE
http://www.aecom.com/urbansos
CONTACT US PAGE
http://www.aecom.com/vgn-ext-templating/v/index.js
CONTACT EMAIL
aidan.flaherty@aecom.org
SECONDARY DETAILS
LANGUAGES & ORIGIN
ORIGIN COUNTRY
United States of America
PRIMARY (NATIVE) LANGUAGE OF THIS COMPETITION
The native language of this competition is unknown or unstated.
DO THE COMPETITION HAVE AN ENGLISH WEBPAGE?
Yes
REPEATING FREQUENCY AND HISTORY
THE YEAR WHEN THE COMPETITION WAS ORGANIZED FOR THE FIRST TIME
2010
HOW MANY TIMES HAS THE COMPETITION BEEN ORGANIZED
This competition was organized 6 times
DOES THIS COMPETITION REPEAT EVERY YEAR?
Yes
REPEAT FREQUENCY OF THE COMPETITION?
Repeats Annually
ORGANIZER & SPONSORS
ORGANIZER
AECOM, Van Alen Institute, and 100 Resilient Cities
ORGANIZER TYPE?
Design Oriented Company
NUMBER OF SPONSORS
1
SPONSOR #1
SPONSOR #1
AECOM
WEBSITE OF SPONSOR #1
http://www.aecom.com/
SPONSOR #11 TYPE?
Design Oriented Company
SPONSOR #1 SPONSORSHIP TYPE?
Co-Organizer
SPONSOR #2
SPONSOR #2
Van Alen Institute
WEBSITE OF SPONSOR #2
https://vanalen.org/
SPONSOR #21 TYPE?
Non-Profit Associations, Organizations or Clubs
SPONSOR #2 SPONSORSHIP TYPE?
Co-Organizer
SPONSOR #3
SPONSOR #3
100 Resilient Cities
WEBSITE OF SPONSOR #3
http://www.100resilientcities.org/pages/about-us#/
SPONSOR #31 TYPE?
Non-Profit Associations, Organizations or Clubs
SPONSOR #3 SPONSORSHIP TYPE?
Co-Organizer
ELIGIBILITY CONDITIONS & JOINING
AGE RESTRICTIONS OR LIMITATIONS
Age limits and restrictions (minimum / maximum age) is not given. Most probably, there are no age restrictions for this design competition.
CAN PEOPLE SUBMIT MULTIPLE DESIGNS?
No, You cannot make multiple submissions.
MAXIMUM NUMBER OF SUBMISSIONS PER PERSON OR TEAM
Maximum Submissions: 1
CAN PEOPLE JOIN AS TEAMS?
Yes, Only teams are allowed, individuals are not allowed.
MAXIMUM TEAM SIZE
Maximum Team Size: 4 people.
REGIONAL OR TERRITORIAL SCOPE OF THE COMPETITION
International
THE EXLUSIVE REGIONAL OR TERRITORIAL AREA
There are not any exlusive regional or territorial areas for this competition or this information is not stated.
STUDENTS' OR PROFESSIONALS' COMPETITION?
This competition is Open only to University Students
OPEN TO ALL OR MEMBERS ONLY?
This competition is Open To All
ELIGIBILITY CONDITIONS URL
http://www.aecom.com/urbansos
DATES & TIMELINE
START OF REGISTRATION DATE
It is not clearly stated when does the competition registrations start. Please check the submission date if it is given.
END OF REGISTRATION DATE
Friday 21st of August 2015 (21/08/2015)
Registrations have ended 1186 days ago.
START OF SUBMISSIONS (START) DATE
It is not clearly stated when does the submissions start. Please check the registration date if it is given.
END OF SUBMISSONS (FINISH) DATE
Friday 21st of August 2015 (21/08/2015)
Submission period have ended 1186 days ago.
HOW MANY STEPS OR PHASES ARE THERE IN THIS COMPETITION
Phases, steps or judging periods are not stated for this competition, the best practice is one (1).
JURY MEETING DATE
It is not clearly stated when the jury will meet. Please check the detailed competition timeline from their website.
RESULTS ANNOUNCED TO WINNERS AT DATE
It is not clearly stated when the results will be announced to winners. Please check the detailed competition timeline from their website.
PUBLIC RESULTS ANNOUNCED AT DATE
It is not clearly stated when the results will be made public. Please check the detailed competition timeline from their website.
DETAILED TIMELINE URL
http://www.aecom.com/vgn-ext-templating/v/index.js
FEES & COSTS
All the fees given in this section are normally in EUROs, if you would like to convert the fees to any other currency such as USD etc, click here.
IS THIS COMPETITION FREE TO JOIN?
Yes, free to join for all.
GALA / CELEBRATION NIGHT FEE
The gala-night fee for this competition is not stated.
PHYSICAL EXHIBITION OF DESIGNS FEE
The exhibition fee for this competition is not stated.
PUBLIC RELATIONS & PR CAMPAIGN FEE
The pr-campaign fee for this competition is not stated.
TRANSPORTATION AND SET-UP FEE
The transportation and set-up fee for this competition is not stated.
PUBLISHING FEE
The publishing fee for this competition is not stated.
YEARBOOK (DESIGN INDEX, RESULTS BOOK) FEE OR COST
The yearbook fee for this competition is not stated.
OTHER FEES AND PAYMENTS URL
Webpage address link (URL) of the complete list of any other fees or payments is not given.
PUBLISHING AND AWARD CEREMONY
ARE THE COMPETITION RESULTS PUBLISHED AS A BOOK
We are not sure if the competition results published as a book as this information is not given.
ARE THE COMPETITION RESULTS PUBLISHED ONLINE
The competition results may or may not be published online, this information is not clearly given.
IS THERE A GALA NIGHT / AWARD CEREMONY?
Yes there will be a Gala Night and Award Ceremony.
GALA NIGHT & AWARD CEREMONY VENUE
The gala-night venue for this competition is : GALANIGHTVENUE.
IS THERE A PHYSICAL EXHIBITION?
We do not know for sure if the competition organizes a physical exhibition to display joining designs.
PHYSICAL EXHIBITION LOCATION
We are unclear about where will the exhibition take place or what is the location of the exhibition.
DOES DESIGNERS PHOTOS GET PUBLIHED?
We are not sure if the personal photo shots of designers get published in the results book.
PRIVATE INFORMATIONS GET PUBLISHED?
It is not very clearly stated if private informations such as contact details etc of designers get published in the results book.
IS THE COMPETITION RESULTS BOOK SOLD OR DISTRIBUTED FOR FREE?
We do not believe that the competition results books are distributed free to all, this information is not given.
IS THERE A POST-PR CAMPAIGN FOR WINNERS?
We are not sure if there is a public-relations campaign run for winners after competition results announced.
CONTACT DETAILS
ADDRESS TO SUBMIT
The postal address to send physical entries to the competition or contact for regular mail is not indicated.
CITY / COUNTRY
The city where the organizing institution is physically based is not given.
PHONE
Phone number of the competition is not given.
AWARDS AND PRIZES
NUMBER OF AWARDS
There are 1 types of awards in this competition.
ARE THE NUMBER OF AWARDS BASED ON PERCENTAGE OR IS IT FIXED?
Information about the percentage based award distribution is not present.
TOTAL AWARD PRIZES IN EUROS
The total award prizes sum to: 13 Euros (€).
WILL PARTICIPATING DESIGNS BE REALIZED?
Yes, The organizer will help build a prototype of the winning designs.
DISTRIBUTION OF AWARD PRIZES AND MONEY
How are the award money are distributed? Please choose the correct answer..
Prizes/Money given only to awarded designs.
AWARD #1
AWARD #1 NAME
The Name of the Award #1 is N/A.
AWARD #1 MONEY PRIZE
The monetary prize for the Award #1 is 13192 Euros (€).
AWARD #1 OTHER PRIZES
Other secondary prizes, bonuses, gifts or incentives for the Award #1 are: N/A.
AWARD #2
AWARD #2 NAME
The Name of the Award #2 is N/A.
AWARD #2 MONEY PRIZE
The monetary prize for the Award #2 is N/A Euros (€).There is not a monetary prize for the Award #2.
AWARD #2 OTHER PRIZES
Other secondary prizes, bonuses, gifts or incentives for the Award #2 are: N/A.
AWARD #3
AWARD #3 NAME
The Name of the Award #3 is N/A.
AWARD #3 MONEY PRIZE
The monetary prize for the Award #3 is N/A Euros (€).There is not a monetary prize for the Award #3.
AWARD #3 OTHER PRIZES
Other secondary prizes, bonuses, gifts or incentives for the Award #3 are: N/A.
AWARD #4
AWARD #4 NAME
The Name of the Award #4 is N/A.
AWARD #4 MONEY PRIZE
The monetary prize for the Award #4 is N/A Euros (€).There is not a monetary prize for the Award #4.
AWARD #4 OTHER PRIZES
Other secondary prizes, bonuses, gifts or incentives for the Award #4 are: N/A.
AWARD #5
AWARD #5 NAME
The Name of the Award #5 is N/A.
AWARD #5 MONEY PRIZE
The monetary prize for the Award #5 is N/A Euros (€).There is not a monetary prize for the Award #5.
AWARD #5 OTHER PRIZES
Other secondary prizes, bonuses, gifts or incentives for the Award #5 are: N/A.
AWARD #6
AWARD #6 NAME
The Name of the Award #6 is N/A.
AWARD #6 MONEY PRIZE
The monetary prize for the Award #6 is N/A Euros (€).There is not a monetary prize for the Award #6.
AWARD #6 OTHER PRIZES
Other secondary prizes, bonuses, gifts or incentives for the Award #6 are: N/A.
AWARD #7
AWARD #7 NAME
The Name of the Award #7 is N/A.
AWARD #7 MONEY PRIZE
The monetary prize for the Award #7 is N/A Euros (€).There is not a monetary prize for the Award #7.
AWARD #7 OTHER PRIZES
Other secondary prizes, bonuses, gifts or incentives for the Award #7 are: N/A.
REMAINING AWARDS
FULL AWARDS LIST URL
http://www.aecom.com/vgn-ext-templating/v/index.js
SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS & DETAILS
SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS URL
http://www.aecom.com/vgn-ext-templating/v/index.js
PAGE / FILE NUMBER RESTRICTIONS
Minimum number of required pages or files is 10, and Maximum number of possible pages or files to submit is 10.
MAXIMUM FILE SIZE
Exact maximum file size permitted to be submitted is 5000 KB.5000
REQUIRE TECHNICAL DRAWINGS OR SOURCE FILES?
It is not stated whether technical drawings or source files for this competition are required or not.
REQUIRE PHYSICAL SUBMISSIONS?
No, Physical entries are not required to be submitted.
ACCEPTED FILE FORMATS
Only PDF Pages are accepted
SUBMISSION METHOD
Only digital submission using online form.
REQUIRED TO SUBMIT DESCRIPTION OF "HOW TO PRODUCE"?
No need to submit, how-to-produce / realization information
REQUIRED TO SUBMIT DESCRIPTION OF THE CONCEPT, DESIGN OR IDEA?
The competition call does not state that you need to submit a description of your concept, however it is best practice to submit if it is otherwise stated.
DIGITAL IMAGE PIXEL SIZE AND RESOLUTIONS
Pixel sizes are not clearly stated.
Resolution requirements for the digital images are not clearly stated.
PHYSICAL PAPER / PRINT SIZE AND RESOLUTION
The paper should be 296 MM for Width (W), and 210 MM in Height (H).
EVALUATION, JUDGING AND SCORING
SCORING AND JUDGING DETAILS
EVALUATION CRITERIA & JUDGING URL
The webpage address link (URL) of the document that explains how the designs are evalauated and judged is not given.
DOES JURY MEET PHYSICALLY
It is not clearly stated if the jury will meet physically to perform judging or if it is an online judging process.
SELECTION SYSTEM
The organizers did not explain the selection system / voting mechanism.
IS THE COMPETITION OPEN FOR PUBLIC VOTING?
The organizers did not state if the competition is open for public voting or not.
IS A SCORE-SHEET SEND OR SHARED WITH THE PARTICIPANTS?
The organizers did not state if the competition participants (designers) would recieve/access a score-sheet or not.
ARE JURY NOTES SEND TO PARTICIPANTS?
The organizers did not indicate whether the competition participants (designers) are able to access or recieve jury notes or not.
IS THERE A NUMERICAL SCORE?
The competition organizers did not state if the designs judged by numerical scores or not and whether this information would be available to participants or not.
ARE STATISTICS PROVIDED TO PARTICIPANTS?
The organizers did not share whether the competition participants (designers) would be able to access or receive competition statistics.
JURY DETAILS
HOW MANY JURY MEMBERS
6 people will judge the designs as jury.
JURY #1
JURY #1 NAME
The name of the Jury Member #1 is Claire Bonham-Carter, Vice President, Design Planning, AECOM.
JURY #1 IS SHE/HE FAMOUS?
The fame status of the Jury Member #1 is not disclosed. We do not know if this Jury Member is an Ordinary, Famous, Popular or Very Famous Person. Perhaps you could search it.
JURY #1 BACKGROUND?
The profession of the Jury Member #1 is not disclosed.
JURY #2
JURY #2 NAME
The name of the Jury Member #2 is Stephen Engblom, Senior Vice President, Cities, AECOM.
JURY #2 IS SHE/HE FAMOUS?
The fame status of the Jury Member #2 is not disclosed. We do not know if this Jury Member is an Ordinary, Famous, Popular or Very Famous Person. Perhaps you could search it.
JURY #2 BACKGROUND?
The profession of the Jury Member #2 is not disclosed.
JURY #3
JURY #3 NAME
The name of the Jury Member #3 is David van der Leer, Executive Director, Van Alen Institute.
JURY #3 IS SHE/HE FAMOUS?
The fame status of the Jury Member #3 is not disclosed. We do not know if this Jury Member is an Ordinary, Famous, Popular or Very Famous Person. Perhaps you could search it.
JURY #3 BACKGROUND?
The profession of the Jury Member #3 is not disclosed.
JURY #4
JURY #4 NAME
The name of the Jury Member #4 is Bryna Lipper, Vice President, 100 Resilient Cities.
JURY #4 IS SHE/HE FAMOUS?
The fame status of the Jury Member #4 is not disclosed. We do not know if this Jury Member is an Ordinary, Famous, Popular or Very Famous Person. Perhaps you could search it.
JURY #4 BACKGROUND?
The profession of the Jury Member #4 is not disclosed.
JURY #5
JURY #5 NAME
The name of the Jury Member #5 is Mimi Zeiger, Co-president, Los Angeles Forum for Architecture and Urban Design.
JURY #5 IS SHE/HE FAMOUS?
The fame status of the Jury Member #5 is not disclosed. We do not know if this Jury Member is an Ordinary, Famous, Popular or Very Famous Person. Perhaps you could search it.
JURY #5 BACKGROUND?
The profession of the Jury Member #5 is not disclosed.
JURY #6
JURY #6 NAME
The name of the Jury Member #6 is Bill Hanway, Executive Vice President, Global Architecture, AECOM.
JURY #6 IS SHE/HE FAMOUS?
The fame status of the Jury Member #6 is not disclosed. We do not know if this Jury Member is an Ordinary, Famous, Popular or Very Famous Person. Perhaps you could search it.
JURY #6 BACKGROUND?
The profession of the Jury Member #6 is not disclosed.
REMAINING JURY
OTHER JURY MEMBERS
The webpage address link (URL) of the page that lists other jury members is not given, although it is indicated that there are more than 15 jury members.
DESIGNERS' RIGHTS
DESIGN RIGHTS ARE
Information regarding design rights are not disclosed or stated.
PUBLISHINGS OPT-IN & OUTS
Information regarding publishing opt-in and outs is not disclosed.
RETURN OF PHYSICAL SUBMISSIONS
No information is available for the return of physical submissions.
WINNERS OBLIGATIONS
TERMS & AGREEMENTS URL
The webpage address link (URL) of the page that lists complete general terms of the competition is not given.
TOTAL DUE FEES AND REQUIRED PAYMENTS
Total due fees and other required payments for this competition is not indicated.
WINNERS OBLIGATIONS
The obligations of the winners, for example if they do need to pay any more expenses etc, including advertsing, pr-making etc, is not indicated.
DOES WINNER DESIGNERS HAS TO PARTICIPATE IN AN EVENT?
The organizers did not indicate wheather the winners have to participate in an event or not.
DOES DESIGNERS NEED TO MAKE ADVERTISEMENT FOR THE COMPETITION?
The organizers did not state if the participating designers have to make advertisement for the competition such as sending e-mails, post-cards etc for promotive purposes.
POST COMMISIONING, WORK OPTIONS AND OBLIGATIONS
It is not clearly indicated if the winner designers need or given chance to work for the organizers or sponsors.
TRANSFER OR SALES OF DESIGNS
The organizers did not indicate if winners need or given chance to sell their designs to organizer.
CERTIFICATES AND TROPHIES
DOES THE COMPETITION SENDS PRINTED JOINING CERTIFICATES?
It is not clearly written in the competition call if the organizers would send printed certificates for joining the contest.
DOES THE COMPETITION SENDS PRINTED WINNERS CERTIFICATES?
It is not clearly written in the competition call if the organizers would send printed certificates for winning an award.
DOES THE COMPETITION SENDS WINNERS AN AWARD/TROPHY?
The organizers did not disclose if the winners would receive an award or trophy.
DOES THE COMPETITION PERMITS THE USE OF A "WINNER" LOGO?
No information is available regarding if the competition permits the use of a winners logo or not.
PRESS RELEASE
ANNOUNCEMENT TEXT
A press-release to distribute to press members, bloggers, magazine editors etc was unfortunetely not provided.
DESIGN BRIEF
COMPETITION BRIEF URL
http://www.aecom.com/deployedfiles/Internet/Career
RESULTS
NOTE: Expect this section to be filled only after the competition is finalized and results anounced to the public.
ANNOUNCED DATE
Results have either not been announced yet or not available in this page. Please check the competition website in case they might have already been posted there.
DETAILS
FURTHER DETAILS
Urban SOS: All Systems Go is a global open ideas competition co-hosted by AECOM, Van Alen Institute, and 100 Resilient Cities – Pioneered by the Rockefeller Foundation. We are calling on multidisciplinary teams of students to envision more resilient food, water, and energy systems for supplying cities and regions today and in the future. Download the brief here. The competition is open to undergraduate and graduate students at all levels of higher education around the world. Entrants must be enrolled in a certified program during the 2015 academic year at Bachelors, Masters, or Ph.D. levels. Submissions must come from multidisciplinary teams of up to four members; individuals may not participate alone. Students from the design fields (Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Urban Design, Urban Planning) who form teams must include members from at least one other discipline outside of their own, including anthropology, sociology, cultural studies, international development, sustainable economics, engineering, ecology, natural resource science, food policy, and other relevant fields. Three short-listed teams will be invited to present their proposals before an interdisciplinary panel at the A+D Museum in Los Angeles in October 2015. Urban SOS: All Systems Go jurors will award US$15,000 in prizes, which may be divided among one or more teams. In addition, AECOM will make available up to US$25,000 of cash and in-kind staff time to support the implementation of a prototype of the winning team’s strategies.
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