Instagram Contest


One complimentary access to all APCO 2016 Professional Development session recordings. Winner will be provided an access code to view or download sessions. Current value $200. We will select one winner for the best photo and one winner for the best video.

Contest Rules
Only followers of @apcointernational will be eligible to win. To enter, snap a photo or video, tag #apco2016 and make sure your Instagram account is not private.  All entries must be received starting Friday, August 12, 2016 through 2:00 p.m. ET Wednesday, August 17, 2016 in order to be eligible. Entries received after 2:00 p.m. ET Wednesday, August 17, 2016 will not be included in the selection process. APCO reserves the right to use all photos or videos for future marketing purposes as well as remove any posts that are inappropriate. Winners will be notified through @apcointernational and announced at the Connect & Celebrate Dinner. You do not have to be present to win. There is no limit to the number of entries per entrant during the entry period.  The odds of winning a prize depend on the total number of eligible entries received.

The contest is open to attendees and exhibitors registered for APCO 2016.  Participation in the promotion/contest constitutes entrant’s full and unconditional agreement to and acceptance of these Official Rules.  No reproduced images will be accepted, it must be an original.

Notification of Winners
Winners will be notified via their Instagram account, on @apcointernational and announced publicly at the Connect & Celebrate Dinner on Wednesday, August 17, 2016.  The winners have seven (7) business days after selection to provide a valid email address and contact information to  APCO International will respond to winners via e-mail with process to claim prize.  If selected winner cannot be contacted, is ineligible, fails to claim a prize and/or where applicable an affidavit of eligibility and publicity/liability release is not timely received, is incomplete or modified, prize may be forfeited and an alternate winner may be selected from remaining valid, eligible entries timely submitted. In the event of a dispute regarding who submitted an entry, the entry will be deemed submitted by the authorized account holder of the Instagram account specified in the entry.

Per Instagram rules, we must mention this is in no way sponsored, administered, or associated with Instagram, Inc. By entering, entrants confirm they are 13+ years of age, release Instagram of responsibility, and agree to Instagram’s term of use.