Contest Rules

These are the rules for the RSAC Supply Chain Sandbox Quadblockquiz contest. Prizes are described at prizes. This contests was organized by sFractal Consulting to increase awarenessa and adoption of supply chain cybersecurity.

By participating in a contest, each entrant agrees to abide by these rules, including all eligibility requirements, and understands the results of the contest, as determined by the Sponsor, are final in all respects. The contest is subject to all federal, state, and local laws and regulations and is void where prohibited by law.

Contestants must be RSAC attendees. Prizes will be awarded at QBQ Finals (Thurs 2PM Pacific) and require being physically present in the RSAC Sandbox.

Contestants must be least 21 years of age or older to win prizes.

Contestants must logon to the game using the 'handle' option NOT github, google, anonymous, etc).

Contestants may use any handle they want, but recognize there are hundreds of participants so there is the chance of overlap. And don't use 'anonymous'!

The game does not check for overlap so pick something unique.

  • You can play with more than one handle - but one person can only win one prize!
  • The game should prompt you for your email when you first start to play.
  • Once assigned, that handle will stay connected to that email address.
  • If it didn't prompt you for your email, you might have chosen an existing handle (hopefully yours).

Only valid emails are elibigle to win prizes. The organizers must be able to to communicate with contest organizer about reciving their prize.

The game must be played during eligle times. An eligible games must start and end during times announced during the Sandbox. Make sure to finish your game cleanly so that you have seen the endgame screen with your score.

Contestants may submit more than one game, but only one prize per person. The contest scoreboard will automatically do, but note the leaderboard only shows games in progress. The final tally (including the finished games) doesn't show until the contest is over.

You must enter the contest to win!!!! When you start to play each game, it will ask whether you want to be part of this contest. You must enter the contest to be on the Contest Scoreboard. Note some contests (Celebrity, Sandbox, Finals) require you to be in the Sandbox and will require a pin. Virtual is open to all without a pin.

  • Winners will be chosen based on their positions on the Contest Scoreboards. Note the Contest Scoreboard is different than the Leaderboard (which is for "all-time").
  • Finalists will be chosen from Celebrity, Sandbox, and Virtual contests. You must be present at Finals to be eligible for Finals.
  • Seat 1 at Finals goes to the winning points score (17,294) at the Celebrity Contest. Note she won overall last year and is the person to beat!
  • Seat 2 at Finals is to winning Questions score (32) at the Celebrity Contest. This is the author whose book is one of the prizes - so he has to go for the cocktail party.
  • Seat 3 at Finals will go to points-winner of the Sandbox Contest
  • Seat 4 at Finals will go to questions-winner of the Sandbox Contest
  • Seat 5 at Finals will go to bricks-winner of the Sandbox Contest
  • Seat 6 at Finals will go to points-winner of the Virtual Contest
  • If winner for a seat is not present, it goes to next eligible person (eg next highest points) that is present. So show up! Even low scores might be elegible.
  • The "most points" prize will be awarded to the eligible contest contestant with the highest points, who will then be ineligible for the other Contest prizes.
  • The "most questions" prize will be awarded to the eligible contest contestant who answered correctly the most trivia questions, who will then be ineligible for the other Contest prizes.
  • The "most bricks" prize will be awarded to the eligible contest contestant with the most number of bricks(quadblocks) in one game, who will then be ineligible for the other Contest prizes.
  • The "????" prize will be awarded to the eligible contest contestant based on surpise criteria announced by the moderator at the contest.
  • A person is only elegible to receive one prize, (e.g first on points and first on bricks would only receive one prize for points, and then 'runner up' on bricks would win that prize).
  • The organizers retain the right to adjust or shutdown the contest at any time, and has the right to investigate possible cheating or tampering.

See our Privacy policy and our Terms Of Service . The TL;DR version is we only use your handle on the Leaderboard and Contest Scoreboard, and your email for the purpose of contacting you regarding prizes.